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Data Engineer

Remuneration:R900000 - R1000000 per year negotiable 
Education level:Degree
Job level:Senior
Company:E-Merge IT Recruitment

An awesome opportunity for an awesome lead data engineer is ready for the taking! A strategic thinker is needed to expand and optimise the organisations data and data pipeline architecture, whilst optimising data flow and collection to ultimately support data initiatives for an award-winning corporate bank.

Apply today and grow your skills exponentially! 

  • Postgraduate degree/master’s degree in information technology/information studies
  • Eight years total number of years’ experience
  • Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets
  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management
  • A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets
  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores 
Technical skills: 
  • Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc.
  • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres and Cassandra
  • Experience with data pipeline and workflow management tools: Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, etc.
  • Experience with AWS cloud services: EC2, EMR, RDS, Redshift
  • Experience with stream-processing systems: Storm, Spark-Streaming, etc.
  • Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc. 
Reference number for this position is NN51495 which is a permanent position based in Johannesburg offering a cost to company salary of up to R900,000 - R1m negotiable on experience and ability. Contact Nigel Ntuli on az.oc.egrem-e@nlegin or call him on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities. 

E-Merge IT Recruitment is a specialist niche recruitment agency with a wide range of positions available. We offer our technical skilled candidates’ options so that we can successfully place the right developers with the top companies in the right roles. Check out the E-Merge website for more great positions.

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Posted on 16 Sep 18:23, Closing date 15 Nov


Nigel Ntuli
011 463 3633

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