Big Data Specialist (Ploiesti/full-remote)
We create impactful end-to-end digital products and solutions that result in relevant, memorable and rewarding interactions between brands and consumers. Delivering sustainable innovation, agility and a connection that inspires engagement and business transformation, we’ve worked with some of the world’s largest leading brands like Estee Lauder, Groupon, Microsoft, Macy’s, Mozilla, Lululemon, Neiman Marcus, among others. Cognizant Softvision has over 10,000 product, design and engineering professionals across a network of 20 studios in 11 countries and 5 continents.
In Romania, we have been present since 1998 and we have continuously grown over the years into a powerful team of more than 1800 employees. With Studios in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Iași, Timișoara, and Baia Mare we embrace both IT professionals with strong software development skills and experience as well as young talented people, willing to learn, to develop their career and oriented towards success.
With a unique approach that helps us deliver sustainable innovation and business transformation for the world’s leading brands improving their digital maturity. We work at the intersection of engineering, design, and strategy, to help our customers create game-changing digital experiences with our client-dedicated teams.
We are looking for exceptional Mid & Senior Big Data Engineers to work with our cross-functional team, and join our world-class community of talented experts.
For this position you should be able to check the following:
• A deep understanding of Big Data environments
• The ability to design solutions from scratch
• Cloud expertise with AWS, Azure and/or GCP
• Strong SQL Skills
• Knowledge of at least one of these scripting languages: Python, Spark, PySpark, Kafka, Java
• ETL background
• Preferably, experience with Tableau, QlikView, PowerBI or other similar reporting tools
• Very good English communication skills (both verbal and written)
• Client communication experience
A day in the life of a Big Data Engineer:
• Develop and provide solutions on Big Data
• Participate in code and design reviews to ensure consistency in architecture and design/code practice
• Code with performance, scalability and usability in mind
• Design solutions from scratch
• Work on new tools in leading industry trends, with new and emerging technologies, prototypes and engineering process improvements
• Work closely with next generation architecture development teams using cutting edge approaches and technologies