Java Hadoop Developer / Consultant

Reference: VAC-42
Sector(s): BI / DW Developer, BI / DW Lead / Principal Developer, ETL Specialist, Pre-sales Consultancy
Salary: £ 50,000 to £ 75,000 Per Annum
Town/City: Home, London, Newcastle
Contract Type: Permanent

Java Hadoop Consultant / Senior Consultant is sought for a permanent role with a leading consultancy firm.  My client are a specialist consultancy within Data Integration and are involved in some of the largest Big Data projects in the country.  Due to continuing growth they are looking for an individual from a Java development background with experience with big data technologies in any Hadoop Distributions: Cloudera, Hortonworks, MapR, and any associated technologies MapReduce, Hive, Pig (you should know how these differ and when to use the right tool). 

The role will require an amount of cross training into other areas for instance Informatica Big Data and they need someone who is fascinated with new and exciting technologies and keen to develop their technical prowess to always remain in the forefront of their field. 

To be considered for this role, you will ideally be in a technical Senior Java Hadoop Developer or consultancy role at the moment, ideally in an Agile environment.  Strong people skills are vital as this is working for a Consultancy you should be able to move beyond the purely technical delivery into working with clients to establishing, drawing out and defining client requirements.

The role will be based from your home location and for the first year will be based from either London or Newcastle but will allow a degree of home working.  Please note though that this is with a consultancy and whilst every effort is made to keep consultants local to home some travel across the UK must be something you can live with.

On offer is a strong package and benefits package that can be tailored to the individual and may include profit share.