Data Engineer I

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
9000 to 23000 AED
26 Aug 2020
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Big Data Analytics Center (BiDAC) is established to conduct quality big data research, training, consultation and to provide unified big data platform services within the UAE and internationally. The main objective of BiDAC is to conduct leading-edge research and services within the emerging domain of big data analytics and disseminate technical know-how that can be applied to improve the performance of public and private enterprises. BiDAC is currently in need of an experienced Data Engineer.

The ideal candidate is expected to have intensive knowledge of building data lakes and data warehouses. He/she will be responsible for building scalable data platforms and large-scale processing systems that enable advanced analytics and support data teams across the enterprise.

Minimum Qualification

BSc. in Computer Science or a closely related field from a recognized university. An intensive experience of working in designing, creating, deploying and managing large and effective databases and advanced analyics soluions.

Preferred Qualification

  • MSc. in Computer Science or a closely related field from a recognized university.
  • Programming experience particularly in Python, Java, Scripting Languages
  • Intensive experience in designing relational and no-SQL databases
  • Experience in auto-configuration systems (Puppet, Chef, Ansible, etc.) and other technologies such as Redshift, Mysql, MongoDB, RDS, Jenkins, GitHub, Selenium, TestNG, Ansible, etc.
  • Strong experience of Cloud technologies (such as AWS, Asure, Cloudera)
  • Exposure to Big Data systems – Hadoop ecosystem, Cassandra, Spark Exposure to Agile and DevOps process and approaches
  • Experience in distributed software

Division Associate Provost for Research

Department Assoc. Provost for Research Office

Job Close Date 30-11-2020

Job Category Staff

Salary 9000 to 23000 AED