Senior Big Data Engineer

Anchormen · Feb 6th 2018

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Anchormen is growing rapidly! Therefore, we are looking for additional experienced Big Data Engineers to serve our customer base at a desired level. This entails giving advise, building and maintaining Big Data platforms and employing data science solutions/models in enterprise environments.

We build and deliver data driven solutions that do not depend on one specific tool or technology. As independent consultant and engineer, your knowledge and experience will be a major contribution to our colleagues and customers. A diverse and challenging position, where technology is paramount. Are you joining our team?


  • You will be working on 1 to 3 different projects at any given time.

  • On average you will work 50% of the time at the Anchormen office and 50% at the client's location.

  • You work closely together with business to achieve data excellence.

  • You have a pro-active attitude towards the needs of the client.

  • You will be building test-driven software.

  • You gather data from external API’s and internal sources and add value to the data platform.

  • You work closely together with data scientists to bring machine learning algorithms into a production environment.

Your profile

  • You work and think at a Bachelor’s or Master's level.

  • You have a minimum of two years experience in a similar position.

  • You have knowledge about OO and functional programming in languages such as: Java, Scala and Python (knowledge of several languages is a plus).

  • You have knowledge and experience with building and implementing API’s on a large scale.

  • You have thorough knowledge of SQL.

  • You believe in the principle of ”clean coding”; you don’t just write code for yourself or a computer, but for your colleagues as well.

  • You have hands-on experience with technologies such as: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Cassandra, HBase, Hive, Elastic, etc.

  • You are familiar with the Agile Principles.

  • You are driven to keep self-developing and following the latest technologies.

About Anchormen

We help our clients to use Big Data in a smart way, which leads to new insights, knowledge and efficiency. We advise our clients on designing their Big Data platform. Our consultants provide advice, implement the appropriate products, and create complex algorithms to do the proper analyses and predictions.

Why Anchormen

Anchormen has an open working environment. Everyone is open to initiatives. You can be proactive in these, and have every freedom to allow your work to be part of our success. We don’t believe in micro-management, but give our people the freedom to function optimally. Hard work naturally also plays a part – but with enjoyment!

What we offer

  • Flexibility in working from home.

  • Competitive market salary.

  • Training and development budget for employees’ personal growth.

  • Being part of a fast-growing and innovative company.

  • Travel allowance.

  • Friendly and cooperative colleagues.

  • Daily office fruit and snacks.

  • All the coffee you can consume!

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