Big Data Engineer (Full-Stack Software Developer)

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Want to work with the #1 Best Company to Work for as voted by Linkedin in March 2018?! 

Our client, a leading Bank in Toronto, is hiring BIG DATA resources to work on leading-edge programs!  Eagle is currently recruiting candidates for our client’s exclusive networking event where you will hear first-hand how the Bank is changing customer experience and how Banking is moving forward at a lightening pace.  

The exclusive, invite only opportunity with allow you to get in front of IT hiring executives with one of Canada's leading and most innovative banks. Working in an Agile environment where you can be your authentic self, you'll have the power to make decisions and drive transformation.

What You'll Get:

  • A seat at the table at one of Canada's leading financial institutions
  • The opportunity to be part of an innovative lab where no two days are ever the same
  • Exceptional work environment
  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Plenty of opportunity for advancement

What the Role Is:

The BIG DATA Engineer will be part of a core team responsible for the development and support of the client’s strategic derivatives, valuation and trading risk platform.  This is an exciting green field project that has started utilizing the latest in technology, DevOps and approach to deliver highly scalable technology solutions that touch all parts of the Bank’s business. 

The team you will work with is known in the Bank as forward-thinking and exciting.  The BIG DATA team is working on a global scale….expanding its footprint globally  in Toronto, London and Singapore, working in parallel with a core team based in New York.

This engineering group covers a broad range of exercises and initiatives including requirements gathering, design specification, industry analysis, vendor engagement and analysis, software development, project management, financial management, test plans and execution, and operational standards implementation. Our client’s highly-coveted Engineers are interspersed amongst many areas of focus: innovation, design, execution, maintenance, strategy, portfolio management. We call all of these things incredible learning opportunities and no two assignments are ever the same.

There's room to grow in all of it!!!

As a BIG DATA Engineer, you are expected to build and evolve a variety of custom software and hardware solutions that enable various Bank products and ensure their future growth and viability from an architectural and technical perspective.

The platform is composed of numerous micro-services built on open source technologies. Our client prides themselves on leveraging modern tools and technologies that best solve modern business problems.

What You'll Bring:

TOP candidates will bring their creative ideas and enthusiasm along with core BIG DATA experience.  Software development work is 90% backend and 10% front-end development, so skills in these areas is a must. 

To be successful in this role, candidates will bring a solid understanding of data structures and algorithms along with at least one of the following:

  • Proficiency in asynchronous and concurrent programming
  • Experience building and delivering scalable and distributed systems using various programming languages
  • Solid understanding of various approaches to data storage
  • Strong network programming experience
  • Experience building large scale distributed systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Solid understanding of test-driven development and familiarity with best-of-breed tools and technologies
  • In-depth understanding of the Linux operating

This role is an opportunity to embrace change and witness amazing things happen – from the inside.

This is one of many full-time opportunities with an organization consistently ranked as one of Canada's most sought-after employers. They are only interested in hiring the best people and diversity is a top priority (as an example, women make up nearly 40% of its technology leadership team). All interested technology professionals who meet the requirements are invited to apply.

Successful applicants will be forwarded directly to the client, who will contact you with an exclusive invitation to an IT networking and hiring event in Toronto. You'll have the opportunity to meet and hear from senior technology executives and discuss specific opportunities.

 Don’t miss out on this opportunity, apply online today!

  • Posted On: April 18, 2018
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Job ID: 54440
  • Location: Toronto/GTA ON