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Big Data Engineer

Posting Country:  United Kingdom
Date Posted: 
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.

We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?

Big Data Engineer

Location:   London    
Salary:   Competitive 
Hours:    37.5 

COVID-19 Notice: We are continuing recruitment and have implemented new processes that promote candidate and employee safety. As part of this we have moved to a virtual hiring and onboarding process until further notice
Join Vodafone UK Big Data and work with sophisticated technologies, turning unstructured data into something pragmatic, to solve real-world problems. 


What will you be doing?  

As a Big Data Engineer, you will work closely with the team and our stakeholders to build and deliver our Cloud based vision for a next generation Big Data analytics platform.  You will have a focus on data quality, data security and deliver the systems that process huge volumes of data.  Working with our Data Scientists to help drive the company strategy and marketing campaigns out to our customers.

By applying machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques we're building a data driven company to better meet customers’ needs and offer them truly personalised services and products and deliver them a great customer experience.

At Vodafone, we don’t just produce creative products, we develop amazing people too. We are driven to empower people.  We are committed to helping our people perform at their best and achieve their full potential.


Who are we looking for?   


We are looking someone who has 


  • Worked on a cloud based Big Data server such as Amazon EMR. 
  • Experience with Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Hive/Impala)
  • Strong software development experience in Scala/Python
  • Experience in designing, building and managing applications to process large amounts of data in a Hadoop ecosystem
  • Worked in an Agile team producing frequent deliverables. 


What’s in it for you? 


An excellent remuneration and bonus package with 28 days holiday entitlement, in addition to bank holidays and paid leave for charity projects. We offer an extensive and flexible benefits package that can be tailored to suit you and your family. From our market-leading parental leave policies through to employee discounts, retail vouchers, pension plan and share schemes we are committed to supporting you throughout your career with Vodafone. 
The future is exciting.  


Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.