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Senior Software Development Engineer (Java, AWS, Hadoop)
A senior software development engineer would be be technically leading a small squad of Data Engineers and Software Developers. The role would involve developing the realtime bidding platform of a market leading travel ecommerce company. This real time bidding platform is just one aspect of a highly sophisticated data platform that has been responsible for the commercial success of a global travel company.
As a senior software development engineer you will be a technical lead within an established Data team. Travel companies are constantly seeking to gain a commercial margin within a highly competitive business and this particular company has achieved this by advocating a commitment to data science within their business. They do this in a multitude of ways. They analyse customer behaviour in order to tailor the holidays, flights and hotels in order to produce targeted advertising. They also analyse third party data such as independent flight prices to ensure they always remain competitive.
As a senior software development engineer you will:
Technically lead a small team engineers and developers
Develop a complex real time bidding platform
Build a versatile streaming system
Work in a squad as a problem solving task force, hence avoiding maintenance work
YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Significant commercial Java experience
Experience using Big Data tools such as AWS, Hadoop, Spark, etc.
Commitment to DevOps practices
Leadership experience in order to technically lead a small team
HOW TO APPLY:
Please register your interest by sending your CV to William Wrigley via the apply link on this page