Senior Big Data Engineer Jobs

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Senior Big Data Engineer jobs at EPAM Anywhere

A senior big data engineer is a specialist with vast job experience who simultaneously performs technical and managerial tasks. They organize technological and innovative approaches to the design of big data platforms and manage a team of developers and engineers. The output, under the clear guidance of a professional, should be a complex computing environment that processes hundreds of terabytes of information from various sources.

What a remote senior big data engineer does

The specialist takes part in software development and is responsible for the quality of the work performed. Their goal is to create reliable and scalable technologies for working with big data according to customer requirements. At the same time, a remote senior big data engineer is engaged in the selection of job tools, the distribution of tasks between employees, the management of junior colleagues, and quality control.

Main job responsibilities

In addition to participating in the development, testing, quality assessment, and support of big data systems according to the business goals, the job duties of a senior big data engineer include:

  • Search for the most suitable technologies for integration with the system
  • Training of junior employees
  • Continuous improvement of the product
  • Search for errors and their correction
  • Managing employees
  • Proper distribution of tasks between team members
  • Building working relationships with business analysts to improve the quality of the project
  • Ensuring system security
  • Team productivity improvement

Specialists should also be able to not only create new large-scale platforms but also modify existing ones.

Primary job requirements

The main requirements for getting a job as a senior big data engineer include:

  • Job experience as a big data platform developer for more than four years
  • A Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science
  • Ability to load a large amount of data from databases such as MPP, SMP, etc.
  • Ability to debug work processes
  • Deep knowledge of programming languages such as ​​Python and Java
  • Great experience with large processing systems
  • Knowledge of the most effective technologies in the world of database development
  • Ability to write documentation and present projects
  • Test writing and testing skills
  • Ability to correctly compose technical tasks for all team members

The candidate for the position must be purposeful, have leadership qualities, and be able to set up the job of the entire team. A senior big data engineer must communicate confidently not only with the subordinates but also with colleagues from other departments, company management, and customers. It is on the basis of proper communication that productive cooperation will be built.

Benefits of choosing senior big data engineer jobs at EPAM Anywhere

On the EPAM Anywhere platform, there is a constant stream of remote senior big data engineer jobs. We are looking for the best managers for junior and intermediate specialists who are constantly moving forward and looking for new sources of knowledge. Our huge database of literature, lectures, and video materials will be open for you so you can work in your favorite role and constantly improve. Apply right now!