We are looking for a highly-skilledand driven Big Data Engineer with a history of building and leading a big dataproduct. Someone who fosters a culture of high quality and innovation using newcapabilities to drive the release of resilient, robust and performantsolutions, to help us build a global platform that will form a backbone ofAmerican Express’s regulatory compliance landscape. We are building a reportingproduct using modern Technology and we need someone who can help us evolve ourthinking and engineering to ensure that our platform grows in a sustainableway, delivering business value faster and adapting rapidly to change.
Joining the UK-based KYC, AML andRegulatory Reporting Technologies team, this role will be focused on thedelivery of innovative solutions to satisfy the needs of our business – as anagile team we work closely with our business partners to understand what theyrequire, and we strive to continuously improve as a team - we all have a rolein accelerating our delivery of high quality reliable and resilient code, andas a Engineer you have the opportunity to look at the bigger picture and steerthe team in the right direction, being cognisant of developments in the widerenterprise.
This is an opportunity to work in adiverse team within a diverse organisation with fantastic scope for careerprogression, either technical or people focused. You will have a chance to workin a vibrant campus that has, over the last few years, brought together a rangeof highly skilled technical people covering every level of experience and areal variety of backgrounds. You will be able to help decide what technologiesare used – we embrace innovation both in our day to day work and through eventssuch as hackathons and internal tech conferences.
The role will require:
To collaborate with BusinessPartners to determine functional requirements and architecture dependencies.
Lead technical solution design tomeet business requirements.
Lead agile project teams intechnical issue resolution in line with company and platform strategicdirection.
This role may be subject toadditional background verification checks.
Strong knowledge on Big DataTechnology Stack Hadoop (MAPR), Spark, Python and Hive.
StrongObject Oriented Programming skills and design patterns.
Goodknowledge about build tools like Ant/Maven.
Goodknowledge about the configuration management tools like SVN/CVS/Github.
Stronganalytical and problem solving aptitude.
Goodcommunication skills and team work.
Understandingof various SDLC methodologies particularly Agile.
Open-mindedand passionate about learning new technologies.
Suggest andrecommend solution architecture to resolve business problems.
Perform codereview and lead technical discussions with the team on best solutions possible.
Capable towork as the Technical subject expert.
AdvancedVisualization using Tableau/D3/QlikView.
Good knowledge on one of theprogramming languages (Java/ Python preferably).
Knowledge ofApache Lucene based search engines like Apache Solr and Elastic Search/HBase.
PublishedWhite Paper and technology writeups.
Experienceof leading and being the coach for Team members.
There’s adifference between having a job and making a difference.
American Expresshas been making a difference in people’s lives for over 160 years, backing themin moments big and small, granting access, tools, and resources to take ontheir biggest challenges and reap the greatest rewards.
We’ve also madea difference in the lives of our people, providing a culture of learning andcollaboration, and helping them with what they need to succeed and thrive. Wehave their backs as they grow their skills, conquer new challenges, or eventake time to spend with their family or community. And when they’re ready totake on a new career path, we’re right there with them, giving them theguidance and momentum into the best future they envision.
Because webelieve that the best way to back our customers is to back our people.
The powerfulbacking of American Express.
Don’t make adifference without it.
Don’t live life without it.
A competitive benefits offering designed tosupport our employees’ total health and wellbeing, including:
Health care scheme
Defined contribution pension plan
Core holiday allowance with opportunity tobuy or sell additional days
A range of flexible benefits to choose fromdesigned to suit your lifestyle: healthcare plan options, health assessments,critical illness coverage, cycle to work, season ticket loans
Employee Discount Portal
Back up childcare/adultcare
Onsite facilities include; Fitness classes,Health Checks, Digital Health Kiosk, Physiotherapy, Healthy Living Nurse,Wellness Studio, Costa Coffee and subsidised staff restaurant
To completeyour application please click on the links below. However, if you require anyassistance with the completion of this process – or need any reasonableadjustments to be made – then please contact the Recruitment Team on email@example.com or00800 83 000038 (for Russia based candidates 810 800 83 000038).
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: Nov 30, 2019, 3:56:31 AM