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Luxoft is a global IT service provider of innovative technology solutions that delivers measurable business outcomes to multinational companies. Its offerings encompass strategic consulting, custom software development services, and digital solution engineering. Luxoft enables companies to compete by leveraging its multi-industry expertise in the financial services, automotive, communications, and healthcare & life sciences sectors. For more information, please visit the website.

Line of Business:

Financial Services


Senior IT Big Data Engineer, Zurich

Project Description

You'll be working in close association the Advanced Analytics (Big Data Analytics) team in Zurich. We offer you a highly motivated and experienced team with in-depth knowledge about Advanced Analytics, building models and algorithms. You'll operate and maintain the whole platform end to end and work closely with the development teams. This role include significant responsibilities and development possibilities.


- engineer and integrate the platform from a technology point of view
- engineer core Big Data platform capabilities



- Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, management information systems, related discipline or equivalent experience
- At least 3 Years of Experience in designing and operating Kafka Clusters (Confluent and Apache Kafka) on-premise
- At least 5 Years of Experience in design, sizing, implementation and maintaining Hortonworks based Hadoop Clusters
- At least 3 Years of Experience in securing and protection of Hadoop clusters (Ranger, Atlas, Kerberos, Knox, SSL)
- At least 5 Years of Experience in designing Big Data architectures
- At least 5 Years of demonstrated experience in gathering and understanding customer business requirements to introduce Big Data technologies
- At least 5 Years of Experience in configuring the tools from the Hadoop ecosystem, like Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Kafka, Solr, Nifi
- Experience with IBM Watson Studio Local integration
- Experienced in implementing complex security requirements in the financial industry
- good abstraction and conceptual skills combined with a self-reliant, team-minded, communicative, proactive personality

Nice to have

- a passionate Big Data Engineer looking for new challenges
- proactive, looking for creative and innovative solutions
- a flexible, open-minded and cooperative person
- interested in working in a fast-paced international environment as part of an international team
- Experience with IBM DB2 is a plus
- Experience with IBM Power Systems is a plus


  • English: Advanced/Fluent

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