Big Data Engineer

March 12, 2020

Location: London (with potential for travel)

Division / Team: Data

Type of Contract: Permanent

Job Description:

We are currently looking for a Big Data Engineer on a permanent basis to join us on our journey of growth. We are a technology consultancy who bring a wealth of hands-on experience to help businesses to achieve more with digital. Using cutting edge technology and agile delivery methods, we help you reinvent, transform and secure a brighter digital future.

Our Data team are looking for a Big Data Driven Engineer to help build our data platforms for one of our public sector clients and move from on-premise to cloud.

Role and responsibilities:

  • Resolve blocking issues and technical debt that may affect the delivery of business deliverables
  • Deliver high quality implementation and documentation for critical functionality
  • Deliver code, unit tests, feature tests, stubs and integration tests
  • Operate in an agile environment as part of a scrum team and participate in sprint rituals
  • Work with members of multiple skills to understand designs, functional requirements and triage issues
  • Exposure to working in a DataOps team, focused on Data Reliability Engineering


  • AWS or GCP including hands on development experience of applications
  • Hadoop
  • Spark
  • HBase
  • Kafka and Kafka Streams
  • Samza for data ingestion, transformation and processing
  • JavaScript
  • Python

Benefits of working with 6point6:

At 6point6, we offer a fantastic compensation package which is well above industry standards with a host of other benefits including company pension, laptop, cycle to work scheme, private medical and dental insurance and a generous holiday allowance.

Life at 6point6:

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