Data Engineer

  • Location

    Zurich, Switzerland

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    Competitive Daily Rate

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    Alex Jenkins

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Alex Jenkins

Data Engineer

Zurich Based (Must be Switzerland based currently)


Competitive Daily Rate

JCW have been engaged regarding this role, by a global consultancy as they have obtained a Big Data platform project with a multi-national investment bank.

Day-to-day you will:

  • Responsible for writing code to bring the data onto the platform and contribute towards automated tests
  • Ensuring that stability of the platform is not compromised
  • Drive data discovery and understanding in source systems as well as ownership of collecting metadata and mapping data elements to business data requirements and have the possibility to study and perform data profiling
  • Prepare technical connectivity specifications to source systems for the development team as well as developing the specifications and drive the implementation of data quality requirements and checks.

You should apply if:

  • 2 years’ experience in Data
  • Highly experienced in Unix and bash shell and confident writing code using shell syntax
  • Cloudera Hadoop (Python, R, Java/Scala, Spark and SQL)
  • Familiarity with assembling and analysing data sets from disparate sources, applying structured engineering to ingest the data using one off ingestions and schedulers
  • The ability to write sophisticated SQL queries in combination with strong data analytics skills and experience with data analytics tools (e.g. Python, Java/Scala, SQL)
  • A background in big data as well as experience with Agile tools (Confluence, Jira etc.) and / or data governance is advantageous

Please do apply or reach out to me directly if the role is of interest. My number is  0044 2035899236 or email me – michaeljurj@jcwresourcing.com. If you know someone that may have the relevant skillset, referrals are always appreciated.