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Data Engineer (Kafka Specialist)

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    Frankfurt am Main, Hessen

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    Cloud and Software Tech

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    Ryan Wade

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Freelance Contract

Position: Data Engineer (Kafka Specialist)

Start Date: ASAP

Location: Frankfurt (50% remote)

Duration: 3 Month Rolling Contract

I am working with a leading German Logistics company who are looking for a strong software engineer with big data experience to build a core set of our high-demand data services to meet the company's growth trajectories in both data volume and analytic needs.

  • Explore data sources to better understand the availability and quality of data and embraces emerging technologies in Big Data and analytics landscape for consideration and implementation.
  • Utilise programming tools to bring together a diverse and massive set of data sources and making them easily accessible and useful for analysis.
  • Develop and deploy solutions independently and as a team member
  • Industry experience in "big-data" technologies, particularly in Kafka. As well as a general understanding of the fundamentals of distributed data processing.
  • 5+ years of solid hands-on software programming language (ie Java, Python, Golang, Scala, etc.)
  • You are curious and love to work with data and solve challenging data problems.
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, evolving, growing and dynamic environment.
  • Experience in Agile methods and Scrum Sprints.
  • BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Fluent communication in German