Scala/Java Big Data Developer contract Dublin
Scala/Java Big Data Developer contract Dublin 12 Months. My client a leading global firm is in urgent need due to growth in their business of a talented and experienced Scala Developer to join their team on a contract basis for at least 12 months.
This is an exciting role focused on application development using some of the market leading technologies such as Scala, Big Data, Apache Hadoop, HBase, Hive, Shark, Spark etc. My client uses Agile methodology for all the development.This is a development-centric role and you will be expected to deliver technical solutions by managing all phases of software development life cycle. You must be able to analyse business or technical requirements and design solutions to develop critical components of Reference Data technology stack. You must be a good team player with strong communication skills.
Successful candidates will have Strong Scala or Java development skills (Scala would be the first preference but my client will consider candidates with strong Java skill set and willing to learn Scala) You will have a Familiarity with Big Data technologies such as Apache Hadoop. You will have SQL Programming Competency (with practical experience of at least one RDBMS). Candidates will have a Strong understanding of software build/ release management (with at least one build tool e.g. ANT). You will have a Good understanding of unit testing concepts and Familiarity with development patterns. It would seen as advantageous if you had a Familiarity with RDF and SPARQL, Understanding of Reference Data domain and exposure to functional programming (in case you do not have Scala programming skills). This is a great opportunity to work in a leading firm with opportunity to learn and develop a new language, if this sounds of interest drop me a CV so that we can speak in more detail.