Role purpose :
The Senior specialist Big Data Engineering providesexpert guidance and delivers through self and others to :
Building applications that make use of large volumesof data and generate outputs that allow commercial actions that generateincremental value
Support local markets and group functions inobtaining benefiting business value from the operational data
Designing and producing highlyperforming and stable applications to perform complex processing of massivevolumes of data in a multi-
tenancy Hadoop environment.
Building end-to-end applications thatmake use of large volumes of source data from the operational systems andoutput insights back to business systems.
Building real-time data processingapplications which are integrated with business systems to enable value fromanalytic models to drive rapid decision making.
Working with the architecture team todefine the strategy for evolving the Big Data capability
Defining the technology components tobe used on the Big Data Platform and investigating new technologies to identifywhere they can bring benefits.
Defining best practice for the agiledevelopment of applications to run on the Big Data Platform.
Managing complex stakeholderrelationships
3 year IT or IS degreeor diploma
5 8 years BI orrelated experience
Working knowledge ofHBase, Solr, Kafka and Flume
Some experience withother distributed technologies such as Cassandra, ElasticSeatch and Flink wouldalso be desirable.
Experience working in a multi tenancyHadoop environment