Data Engineer (Contract)

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Contract
Contact: Angie Wakefield
Email: email Angie
Posted: 7 months ago
  • Location: Singapore
  • Duration of Contract: continuous, signing on 1 to 2 years at a time, payroll through NextWave

We are working with an exciting European Data Product company that needs someone to work for them and solutions at multiple client sites. If you have a passion for software development and helping your clients get a product up and running, then this is the perfect role for you. 

You’ll get the opportunity to work with a real-time streaming product that incorporates distributed data platforms and data analytics at scale. You’ll get to work with a talented group of Data Engineers to implement a great enterprise software product for global clients such as banks and insurance companies.


  • Liaise with the client and be a representative of the European Data Product
  • Build data pipelines and integrate a product into Client’s data architecture design using java
  • Define solutions and develop business acumen, bringing in a technical perspective to help improve the product and business
  • Be highly involved with analytical groups, consulting on high-level concepts and prototype coding
  • Deliver well-communicated and well-documented designs
  • Have excellent and thoroughly tested code for any product deployment and development for challenging parts of the product integration
  • Collaborate with the customer and technology teams, architecting into the systems


  • Holding 3+ years of experience in software development and consultancy, designing large-scale software systems
  • Minimally Bachelor in Computer Science
  • Expert knowledge in java programming and proficiency in Python
  • Ideally proficient in Hadoop eco-system, specifically Hadoop, HBase, SOLR and Map/Reduce
  • Great to have developed real-time streaming architecture on Kafka for a significant project in the past
  • Preferably having prior experience working with financial, marketing or other high volume data industries
  • Be able to work in a fast-paced, collaborative, and iterative programming environment
  • Have strong communication abilities, able to work both independently and well within a team.
  • Good documentation and recording practices
  • A keen-ness to develop and expand on your current knowledge base

Reaching out

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market please contact Angie Wakefield at - Direct Line: +65 6340 1949

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