Ref: 130121_BDE_LRW

Big Data Engineer - Oslo


Job description

Big Data Engineer - Oslo


Data has become a vital part of our day-to-day lives, and our vision is to enable quality and compliant data access across the whole business to drive more data-driven products and services

Working with the media & insights industry, there are lots of data points and events constantly streaming in real-time, this demands a functional and flexible data environment. In practical terms, this means you will be working with modern technologies within data engineering and big data in a fast-paced setting

As part of an established data & insights department, you will be tasked with designing, implementing and maintaining the data platform which is accessible by teams across the organisation

You will work alongside fellow data engineers, along with data analysts, scientists, and reporting to an engineering manager. Collaboration between teams across the business is essential to a cohesive working environment, and you will meet lots of talented team members along the way

Your day-to-day could include:
  • Designing and implementing scalable data pipelines (our main code base is Python)
  • Design data models and architecture for excellent performance, and with flexibility and scalability in mind
  • Work within the cloud environment
  • Perform technological evaluations to assess tool choice and efficiency for the safe delivery and storage of data

We are looking for you to have some of the following skills:
  • 3+ years experience in data or software engineering
  • Proficiency in at least one OOP language, preferably Python
  • Sound understanding of agile principles
  • Familiarity with technologies such as Kubernetes, Kafka, and Airflow

The industry is rapidly changing and there is always something new to learn, which is why we encourage team members to take 2 days per month dedicated to self development and learning - whether you pursue personal interests, or professional interests is up to you!

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