Big Data Engineer 2022

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Job Description:

As a Big Data Engineer, you will be responsible for installing, configuring, migrating or upgrading highly secured Big Data (Cloudera) clusters as well as use them to build data engineering and data warehousing solutions for our clients world-wide. At Data science, there are endless opportunities to get involved in different projects bringing innovative ideas while being part of leading-edge teams who are always innovating and evolving in the Data Management field.


•             Technology expertise of solutioning in Cloudera or Hortonworks: HDFS, Hive/Impala, Spark, Oozie, NiFi, Kafka, Ranger, Flink, etc.

•             Demonstrated ability in solutioning covering data ingestion, data cleansing, ETL and data mart/warehouse creation

•             SQL knowledge

•             Experience in installation, configuration, and upgrade/migration of Cloudera platforms: CDH, HDP, CDP (private cloud and/or public cloud)

•             Versed in Linux sysadmin & Unix shell scripting with good understanding of security and networking concepts

•             Experience in configuring highly secure Cloudera platforms: Kerberos, LDAP/AD integration, in-motion encryption (SSL), at-rest encryption and authorization mechanisms (POSIX, Ranger, Sentry)

•             Expertise in Airflow, Talend or Informatica is an advantage

•             Expertise in Python, Java and/or Scala programming Languages is an advantage

•             Expertise in Docker, Kubernetes and Micro-Service based architecture is an advantage

•             Expertise in DevOps/CICD (ex: Gitlab, Azure DevOps) is an advantage

•             Expertise in infrastructure as code tools (ex: Terraform / AWS CloudFormation) is an advantage


•             A degree in Computer Science or Telecommunication Engineering, Informatics, Statistics or related degree.

•             Technical background.

•             Versed in admin skills.

•             Admin certification desired

•             Cloudera certification desired

•             Analytical, problem solving and creative.

•             Excellent communication and presentation skills.

•             Fluent English both written and spoken.

•             Proactive, team player, committed and constant willingness to improve.

•             Excited about international business experience.

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