Date live: Feb. 27, 2020
Reference Code: 90251152
Business Area: COO & Functions
Area of Expertise: Technology
Prague, Czech Republic
We’re looking for a Hadoop Engineer to help us build a state of art Hadoop-based platform for financial crime analysis. We fight terrorism financing, money laundering and other malpractices. Your contribution helps the bank, as well as society at large, to protect from these financial crime activities and make a world a bit better place to live in.
What will you be doing?•Work in a team with other Engineers and Developers to identify and implement improvements of the Hadoop and related infrastructure – e.g. monitoring and resources allocation schemes.
•You will work with platform teams to implement tooling for the project and for Financial Crime business stakeholders – e.g. installation of agents for tools integration, setting up mass file transfer
•You will work with production support group to identify gaps and inefficiencies, and you will be delivering fixes
•You will have an opportunity to learn and shape a complex big data solution for financial crime compliance of large international bank
What we’re looking for:•Development experience using Java or Scala and the desire to learn Hadoop
•Knowledge of relational databases
•Natural problem solver – we expect you to learn Hadoop cluster environment, and main technologies, understand key contacts and actively solve the challenges.
•Knowledge of security principles – Linux security model, Kerberos, Certificates – security is a cornerstone of our platform. We are looking for a solid theoretical background and ideally a practical experience
Skills that will help you in the role:•Experience, or a strong desire to learn, Hadoop architecture, HDFS, Spark, Hive
•Scripting languages practical experience, preferably Bash or Python
•Software engineering experience – knowledge of how to build solid software would allow you to grow in the role much faster. We are interested preferably in backend java/scala-related experience and proficiency in development tools like IDEs, Git and Maven
•DevOps experience – knowledge of AWS, Nolio, Chef, TeamCity
Where will you be working?With 120,000 employees and over 326 years of tradition, we are one of the largest banks in the world. Over the years, we have come up with many revolutionary ideas that changed the way people think about their finances; whether it was the first credit card issued in Great Britain or the first ATM machine, we have always been trying to push the banking business a little further.
Our Prague office is part of the Operations and Technology Division, and as such, we try our best to stay at the top of our technological game. However, the technology itself is not the most important thing. What matters the most to us is the way our ingenuity can help provide better service to our customers and make life easier for our employees.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details.