Big Data Engineer

London, Greater London
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:14 Aug, 2019

Role Title: Big Data Engineer

Location: Paddington

At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers. We are constantly uncovering tactics to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards or lead our strategic performance. By joining Vodafone Group, you will be part of evolving our digital world of total communications. Now is the time to get on board.

Joining us as a Big Data Engineer, you can be part of our empowering terminals function. The Future is exciting. Ready?”

With us you will:
  • Design and implement core platform capabilities, tools, processes, ways of working and conventions under agile development to support the integration of the LM and tenant’s data sourcing and model productization, towards reusability, to easy up delivery and ensure standardisation across Local Markets/tenants deliverables in the platform.

  • Designing and producing high performing stable end-to-end applications to perform complex processing of batch and streaming massive volumes of data in a multi-tenancy platform in cloud, and output insights back to business systems according to their requirements.

  • Support the distributed data engineering teams, including technical guidance and training in the Cloud Analytics frameworks and ways of working, revision and integration of source code, support to releasing and source code quality control

  • Working with the Group architecture team to define the strategy for evolving the Cloud Analytics capabilities, including solution architectural decisions aligned with the platform architecture

  • Defining the technologies to be used on Cloud Analytics and investigating new technologies to identify

Apply if you have:  
  • Experience in Google Cloud Platform, in big data and analytics services, and related open source technologies, other cloud providers desirable (AWS, Azure).

  • Experience with distribute processing platforms such as Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Hive/Impala, HBase, Yarn);

  • Strong software development experience in Scala, Java and/or Python programming languages; other functional and scripting languages desirable;

  • Experience with container-based infrastructure and technologies, such as Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience in data streaming technologies like Kafka or Kinesis.

Commitment from Vodafone

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent benefits programme that you would expect from any global company. For any technical difficulties with submitting your application, please contact

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