Remote Software and Data Engineer (JB1262) Experience: Intermediate and Senior Location: Fully remote for candidates living in South Africa Duration: Permanent Salary: R600 - 900 000 per annum
Using applied artificial intelligence and machine learning, our client has become a leader in the utilities space, providing comprehensive solutions. The environment is young, dynamic and fast-moving, with employees that are solution-driven, think like Scientists and build like Software Engineers.
This team creates robust and scalable computing environments which bring data-driven technologies to users. With a drive to constantly build more effective, data architectures, incorporate new technologies and expand computing power.
Ideal candidates would have a mix of Fluency in Python and some variety of SQL, a degree in computer science, or a quantitative discipline, experience in designing and setting up large data systems, with an ability to assess the tradeoffs in architectural decisions, Experience with distributed processing frameworks (Hadoop, Spark etc), Knowledge of large data architectures (data warehouses, lakes, meshes, etc) and experience working in cloud environments, especially Azure.
Experience in building and optimizing big data pipelines
Designing and implementing data warehouses, data lakes and data meshes
Advanced knowledge of relational, non-relational databases with strong experience in SQL
Working knowledge of streaming, message queuing and highly scalable data stores
Understanding of DevOps processes, CI/CD, and agile development
Experience in testing and observability in the context of big data
Experience with distributed processing frameworks (Apache Spark, Hive, Kafka, etc.)
Kontak Recruitment is a Pastel Certified Recruiter which specializes in the recruitment of personnel on all career levels including the placement of temporary, contract as well as permanent staffing. We enjoy the personalized approach with regards to out candidates focusing on their needs and requirements as well as a personalized approach with our clients in delivering an excellent service.
Kontak Recruitment conducts business in an ethical and honest manner. We aim at building long term relationships that are to the mutual benefit of all parties. We offer a responsible and personalized service to clients and candidates. We encourage an employment environment that provides equal opportunities for all employees. All positions and applications remain confidential protecting the rights and interests of both the client and the candidates.
Our core focus is delivering a staffing solution in the niche fields of Pastel Consultants,finance as well as office support. As part of this service offering we include extensive reference and qualification checks as well as a criminal and credit check. Our focus is quality and we will present the most efficient and integrated ways of satisfying the skills need within the company.
Permanent staff placements – We strive to find the right fit and providing support to client and candidate during the first three months of the employment.
Temporary and Contract placements – We offer immediate access to staff on all levels on a flexible basis. Kontak Recruitment administers the payroll and all statutory returns.