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Lead Big Data Engineer

We are seeking a career-oriented big data engineer to serve as a lead member of our big data engineering team and who is the technical representative to the client. Our team consists out of 10 eager and skilled big data engineers. As a senior member of the team, you will be expected to take ownership and help set the vision. In the process, you will identify the requirements of new features, and drive the data-driven solutions. You have the ability to take the big data engineering team to the next level and build a relationship with (international) clients.

This is you

Professional, passionate about big data with a healthy business understanding. You are a problem solver, proactive and you like to share knowledge. You are currently working as a big data engineer in a data-minded organization and you have the feeling you are ready for the next step in your career where you can develop your thought leadership.

You also have

  • Capability to architect highly scalable systems, using different open source tools
  • Demonstrated the ability to take analytical solutions into the cloud like Google Cloud Platform (preferred) and AWS
  • Experience with object-oriented design, coding and testing patterns in engineering software platforms and large-scale data infrastructures, as well as using Big Data batch and streaming tools

And you are a Native in Spark, Hadoop, Scala and Kafka.


Masters/ Bachelor in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent (work) experience

Additional Requirements

  • 5 years of experience is required
  • Advanced programming skills in Python (Preferred) and R
  • Experience in NoSQL databases like Cassandra, HBase, MongoDB

About Xomnia

Xomnia is the leading Dutch big data company that empowers organizations to create maximum value out of data. We excel in generating value from data by developing, integrating and maintaining your big data platforms and predictive solutions. Xomnia’s big data training programs enable and further develop the data driven capabilities of your own employees. We deliver long term data science and big data engineering capacity through our traineeships. When in need of a temporary capacity boost, we share our experienced big data experts with you. In Xomnia you will find the full-service big data partner to realize your data driven ambitions.

Despite being a young company – launched in 2013 – Xomnia supports quite a broad customer portfolio. A small selection of them – Vopak, KLM, NS, National Police, Ministry of Defence, Utrecht, Rabobank, ABN Amro, ARAG, Nationale Nederlanden, Randstad, TUI, RTL, Electrolux, Danone, Bergman, Elsevier, BrandLoyalty and NXP – learns that we serve a reasonable number of sectors by sharing our knowledge on big data.

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