Spark/Hadoop Big Data Developers

Company Name: Cognizant
Location: London
Date Posted: 21st Feb, 2017

• Build a data platform that enables the business teams at the client to create the products needed by our clients

• Ensuring high quality though out the development process

• Collective ownership of a cloud based platform using big data technologies

• Actively look for ways to make things better


You have a passion for writing good code

• Must be able to articulate benefits of Big Data

• Hands on experience with Spark is a must have

• Java/Scala are great plus

• Hands on experience with Hadoop ecosystem: MapReduce, Pig, Hbase, Hive, JavaMR etc.

• Distributed Applications

• Data Modelling/KeySpace definition

• Consulting on Big Data projects: Proof Of Concepts, implementation, delivery

• Experience building large scale distributed data processing systems/applications or large scale internet systems

• Experience working with Agile Methodologies

• Knowledge of software best practices, like Test-Driven Development (TDD) and Continuous Integration (CI)

• Strong understanding of relational and multi-dimensional data design and reporting

• Unit testing frameworks and functional testing frameworks

• Experience in Requirements Engineering, Solution Architecture, Design, Development and Deployment

• Data Visualisation skills