Default Image
Back to Search Results

Senior Hadoop Developer (Java/Scala)

Location: Zürich, Switzerland
Sector: Java
Job Type: contract
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH116660

Senior Hadoop Developer (Java/Scala)

Experis is the global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. Our suite of services range from interim and permanent recruitment to managed services and consulting, enabling businesses to achieve their goals. We accelerate organisational growth by attracting, assessing and placing specialised professional talent.

On behalf of our client, a leading financial institution in Zürich, we are looking for a Senior Hadoop Developer with proven experience working with Java or Scala.

Overview of the project:

  • The successful candidate will work in the team responsible for th development of a Data Lake based on Cloudera. The project aims to build a scalable platform for sourcing data, enriching it further per business requirements and make it available to business users with the help dashboard tools

Main responsibilities:

  • Develop software components responsible for ingesting end-of-day and intraday data and also for data flows involving joins between these data sets
  • Actively participate in the design and technology review of the software components developed in the team
  • Evolve overall architecture of the solution with the use of latest technologies available in the bank
  • Work to streamline development process and to improve software performance
  • Contribute to integration testing (automated and manual) efforts as required
  • Collaborate with platform management and other team members on the requirements, preparing the releases and delivering the applications to production
  • Assist to resolve incidents involving Production system (3rd level support)


  • Over 5 years of experience in Python and/or Scala programming languages
  • Solid experience using one of the major Hadoop distributions and various ecosystem components (e.g. HDFS, Impala, Spark, Flink, Flume, Kafka, etc.)
  • Proven experience building data warehousing and analytics solutions
  • Experience with Data modelling and SQL query language
  • Experience in building Production data pipelines using Spark, Spark Streaming and Flink technologies
  • Experience with Security in Hadoop environment (ideally Sentry)
  • Bash scripting experience
  • Excellent communicator

Interested in this opportunity? Kindly send us your CV today through the link in the advert. However should you have any questions please contact Sophia Biafora on +41 44 229 99 40.

Even though this position may not be the perfect fit for you, please reach out to us, as we have hundreds of open positions at Experis IT across Switzerland.

Check out all of Experis' job openings at or visit my personal page and connect to me on LinkedIn.

Back job search
Share This Job

Similar jobs