Data Engineer


Houston, TX

5 - 7 years

Posted 203 days ago

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Kofi Group is currently representing several small to mid-sized growing companies (commercial software, hedge fund, and oil & gas industries) across Houston with compelling data science/BigData opportunities involving Python, R, Kafka, Spark, Hadoop and other related technologies. These companies offer growth opportunities, competitive compensation, and great team environments. Must have 2 or more years of experience in Data/Software Engineering disciplines.

  • Desired Skills and Experience:5+ years of experience in Data/Software Engineering disciplines
  • Comfortable in Windows and Linux environments
  • Easily adopts and not adverse to new technology
  • Experience with Hadoop, Cloudera, MapR, and/or Spark, Kafka, and otherBig Data tools
  • Proficiency with Python and Java and/or C++
  • Must be proficient with OO Software Design
  • Experience developing Microservices with real-time pipelines
  • Comfortable working on polyglottic projects as the norm
  • Working at pace, independently and as a team
  • Experience with AGILE/SCRUM 
  • Using tools from XP (e.g. Pair Programming)
  • Works well with and mentors junior developers