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Big Data Engineer

Big Data Engineer

We are currently looking for a Big Data Engineer who is able to communicate with both fellow engineers as technical representatives of the client. For this position you will need a minimum of 1 year of big data engineering or software engineering experience. Capability to architect highly scalable distributed systems, using different open source tools. Demonstrated ability to take analytical solutions into cloud based production environments, in cooperation with a cloud provider. Experience with object-oriented design, coding and testing patterns, in big data engineering software platforms and large-scale data infrastructures, as well as using Big Data batches and streaming tools.

Profile of candidate

  • Masters/Bachelor in computer science, computer engineering, or equivalent work experience.
  • Typically expressed some data engineering drive and experience during study.
  • Programming skills in at least Python or R.
  • Some experience in a NoSql database like Cassandra, Hbase, MongoDB is a big plus.

Big Data Engineer competencies

  • Teamplayer: Collaborates with other members of formal and informal groups in the pursuit of common missions, vision, values and mutual goals. Places team needs and priorities above personal needs.
  • Eagerness/Willing to learn: Pro-actively seeking knowledge and guidance. Open for feedback and coaching.
  • Problem Solving: Anticipates, identifies and defines problems. Seeks root causes. Develops and implements practical and timely solutions.

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About Xomnia

Xomnia is a big data analytics firm based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. We are experts in data science, big data engineering and advanced business intelligence. Our services include: big data consultancy & projects, big data training and big data traineeships. We’d love to share our big data knowledge with you, please get in touch. Xomnia serves a wide variety of clients, both (semi-)governmental and corporate, in the Netherlands as well as abroad.

We have been growing pretty rapidly since our start in 2013, the team of experts is currently over 40 FTE in size.  Our company is located at a unique and cosy location in the city centre of Amsterdam.