Data Handling Specialist

Full Time Fareham Hampshire IT Job Pro UK

My client are a prestigious government organisation, with two office location (one in Newport, South Wales and one in Fareham, Hampshire). They're seeking a Data Handling Specialist for a 6 month contract assignment. Contract extensions / transitioning into a permanent position is a strong possibility.

The post will provide pivotal programming support to a team developing and delivering the programmes to import, validate and structure key administrative data.

Key Responsibilities

Support the administrative data engineering strategy, working closely with managers and other teams in the Data Architecture Division.
To develop, test and document the end-to-end process for developing ETL data pipelines
Supporting (if experienced users of Cloudera tools), other areas of the organisation, working collaboratively with teamsSkills and Experience


Ability to work within a busy team
Ability to communication at all levels to both technical and non-technical audiences
Experienced in handling and manipulating very large data sets
Experienced in using a variety of statistical or data engineering programming tools and techniques, especially in distributed computing with Hadoop
Share information appropriately and build supportive, trusting and professional relationships
The applicant should also be experienced with one (or preferably) more of the following programming languages:
SQL (Hive and Impala);
Spark (Pyspark or Scala).Desirable

Version control using git and GitHub
Using the Hadoop Distributed File System

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