Data Developer

Location: Amsterdam
Required language: English
Workpermit processing: No
We are looking for a data developer with a high interest in big data and technologies such as Scala, Spark and Hadoop. You will be involved in the exciting process of building a new way of working with big data. This is a chance to play a leading role in devising and implementing a new approach to software engineering that changes the way that data products are delivered to people within the organization. This will enable colleagues all around the globe to take advantage of one of the worlds broadest and largest collections of scientific literature.
Main tasks
-       Developing applications that exploit a large collection of scientific data
-       Building a cloud based platform for development of new applications
-       Integrate with other systems to make data available for others
-       Ensuring high quality software that meets user requirements in collaboration with product managers
-       JVM development using Scala and other languages, experience with R and Python is a plus
-       Experience with frameworks like Hadoop, Spark or similar
-       Web service development using frameworks such as Dropwizard, Scalatra, Hysterix or similar
-       Familiarity with tools such as AWS, Mesos or Docker and an instinct for automation
-       Experience with Agile engineering practices like Test Driven Development, Pair Programming, Continuous Integration, automated testing and deployment
-       Engineering quality and sharing best practices within the team is in your nature
-       Agile experience in Scrum/Kanban/XP
-       Excellent communication skills in English
Reference: CONT-JAE-3235-AMS
Marcel Westerwaal
(+31) 627139500