Database Engineer, PostgreSQL, Scala, Java, London

Carrington Knight Associates Limited
Covent Garden
From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + benefits
24 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
DatabaseEngineer, PostgreSQL, Scala, Java, London Our client isa big data company. In order to manage the consumption of that data theyrequire an individual who can map large data to manageable database query ableaggregated data. This individual should own the evaluation of all datarequirements from their meta data stores for campaign management, to reportingdata aggregates. You will manage the schema, access and cross database view ofdata without the engineering team. While focus on data structures is essential– an engineer level candidate isrequired who can migrate existing API’s and ensure migrations are smooth. RESPONSIBILITIES: · Own thedatabase schema across all aggregate and meta data stores · Build APIaccess points to data stores · Participate inplanning and Scrum process across functionally focused Pod teams · Build within atest driven development environment to ensure production code is robust SKILLS, EXPERIENCE Required skills: - Min 2yrs workingwith databases (PostgreSQL) - Experiencewith big data aggregation - Knowledge ofsoftware engineering practices - Knowledge ofJava or Scala for accessing data - Focus on rapiddevelopment through iteration over long oversized projects - Ability towork in a fast paced, agile work environment - Self-starterwho can own functional components - A degree inComputer Science or equivalent. - Good teamworkskills This is a great opportunity and salary isdependent upon experience. Apply now for more details. This job was originally posted as