• Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
  • 08 Dec 17

Senior Big Data Engineer

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

Please view Job Description for details.

This role reports directly to the Head of Technology - RPBWM Data Analytics. The successful candidate will adopt best practices and a structured approach towards big data engineering and facilitate development and deployment of Retail Analytics business use-cases. He would work closely with business partners in Group Retail Analytics and would help to write software for all real time analytics use-cases.

Job Description

What you can expect from the role:

* Big data analytics exposure.
* Horne your problem solving skills by solving business problems on real time analytics
* Complex and varied problems to solve using analytics.
* Challenging deadlines.
* Interconnected delivery streams requiring on-the-ground coordination and expertise to effectively manage dependencies, critical path & interlocks.
* Satisfaction in delivering against a key objective for the technology.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

Key Roles and Responsibilities

* Work as part of the technology team to implement the real time analytics use cases.
* Develop a thorough understanding of the various retail, private and wealth data sources within the bank.
* Well versed with software engineering design principles and architecture.
* Write clean and structured code with proper unit test coverage.
* Help drive the practices of good software development within the team.
* Deliver clear, well-communicated and complete design documents
* Collaborate effectively with customers as well as other technology teams and architects to solve complex problems spanning their areas
* Learn the real time analytics tools being used in the bank.
* Ability to work in a team as well as independently and deliver on aggressive goals;
* Exhibit Creativity and resourcefulness at problem solving while collaborating and working effectively with best in class designers, engineers of different technical backgrounds, architects, and product managers.
* Provide periodic project updates to ITO leads and PM's.
* Engage with key stakeholders, groups, and committees to support approval and implementation of the use-cases.
* Support transition of analytics use-case capabilities into BAU

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor/Master's Degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
  • Expert knowledge developing and debugging in Java/J2EE and various frameworks
  • Experience in working with Hadoop/MapReduce, Hbase, Hive, Flume, SOLR, Apache Phoenix.
  • Spark /Scala Experience will be a plus.
  • Familiarity with No-SQL and ETL tools
  • Knowledgeable of the RESTful concept
  • Knowledge of data modelling and programming
  • Experience with performance tuning and profiling
  • Maven, git, IntelliJ/eclipse, unit testing
  • Proficient linux user with basic linux administration skills
  • Experience with agile/scrum methodologies to iterate quickly on product
    changes, develop user stories and work through backlogs
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, test-driven collaborative and iterative
    programming environment
  • Exercise independent judgment in methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
  • Be knowledgeable of industry standards and trends.
  • Understanding of marketing processes in the financial and or retail market will be an added advantage.
  • 7-8 years of work experience in Banking or Financial domain.
  • Strong communication skills - oral, written and presentation.
  • Able to work independently and familiar with project management in SCB.
Experience of working analytics or campaign execution would be desirable.

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Closing Dates

The closing date for applications is 29/11/2017. Please note all closing dates are given in Hong Kong time (GMT + 8 hours). We aim to respond to successful applicants within four weeks and will keep a record or your application in our database so that we can contact you when suitable vacancies arise in future.

Diversity and Inclusion

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