Big Data Engineer

Job Title: Big Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 10/01/2019
Duration: 366
REF: 33404
Contact Name: Fay May Su
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Key Words: Hadoop, Big Data, Kafka, MapReduce, HBase, Spark, ETL
Role: Big Data Engineer
Industry: Consulting, Information Technology, Managed services
Location: Singapore

About Our Client

  • Our client is a global leader in the provision and management of specialist end to end IT infrastructure services and solutions. Their core business is to deliver technology and IT services solutions that support their client's diverse needs across multiple industries.
  • About the Big Data Engineer
  • You will constantly be involved with the latest tech developments and be at the forefront in developing creative solutions to business challenges
  • You will be the driver in data and analytics with your expertise in data modelling, business intelligence and data management
  • Develop high quality codes for end-users to contribute in the software designs
  • Be involved in data integration for the tech and digital space
  • Maintain the standards for coding and design with test plans and processes while liaising with the business and technical team
  • Be in-line with the strategic direction of the company in meeting team goals
  • Pave procedures and methodologies with your knowledge together with your team’s guidance

About You

Please note: Interested Applicants must be able to work in Singapore.

  • Bachelor or Masters in Engineering, Computer Science or Information Technology
  • At least 1-3 years’ experience in Hadoop and Big Data technologies
  • Familiarity in design strategies to provide scalable and resilient data lake
  • Hands-on experience in Hadoop implementation, e.g. HDFS, MapReduce, HBase, Hive, Impala, Spark and Kafka
  • Minimum 1-3 years’ experience in NoSQL databases, e.g. HBase, MongoDB, Cassandra
  • Work with data analyst, product owners and data scientists to refine on requirements, solution designs, potential bottlenecks and resolutions
  • Enhance data pipelines and ETL using heterogeneous sources
  • Understanding of data ingestion frameworks, e.g. Kafka, Storm, Nifi, and Spring Cloud
  • Experience with building stream-processing systems using solutions, e.g. Kafka, Spark-Streaming
  • Be adaptive towards conventional big-data frameworks and tools with the use-cases depending on projects

Personal Attributes


  • Client-focused
  • Positive can do attitude
  • Relentless – will not give in
  • Positive energy
  • Collaborative and a team player
  • Independent


  • Key abilities in relationship building and consultative approach to business
  • Able to build strong and trusting relationships
  • Creative and entrepreneurial
  • Good listening Skills / humility
  • Culture Sensitivities / local experience


  • Demonstrates good consulting hygiene
  • Systematic and focused approach to working
  • Confident and comfortable with client’s interactions
  • Analytical and possess the ability to solve problems permanently

If you are interested to learn more about the above job role or any other job opportunities, please apply to this job advertisement or alternatively contact the following consultant:

Su Fay May
+65 65898787

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