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Senior Big Data Engineer Remote

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Senior Big Data Engineer Description

EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.

We are seeking a skilled Senior Big Data Engineer to join our dynamic team.

Collaboration with product and engineering teams to understand requirements and drive decisions will be a key aspect of this role. Additionally, you will work closely with architects, technical leads, and other functional groups to deliver high-quality technical solutions.



  • Implement innovative analytical solution using Spark/PySpark, NoSQL and other Big Data related technologies, applying new features in Cloud solutions 
  • Work with product and engineering teams to understand requirement and help drive decisions
  • Maintain collaboration with architects, technical leads and key individuals within other functional groups
  • Perform analysis of business problems and technical environments and use this in implementation of quality technical solutions
  • Participate in code review and test solutions to ensure it meets best practice specifications
  • Write project documentation


  • 3+ years of experience in software development with Big Data technologies (e.g. administration, configuration management, monitoring, debugging and performance tuning)
  • Engineering experience and practice in Data Management, Data Storage, Data Visualization, Operation, Security
  • Familiar with concepts of data ingestion pipelines, Data Warehousing, Data Lakes
  • Experience with data modeling; development experience with modern Big Data components
  • Knowledge and practical experience in development of scalable, available and fault tolerant systems
  • Understanding of CI/CD principles and best practices
  • Knowledge of Containers and Resource Management systems: Docker, Kubernetes, Yarn
  • Experience in direct customer communications

We offer

  • Learning Culture - We want you to be the best version of yourself, that is why we offer unlimited access to learning platforms, a wide range of internal courses, and all the knowledge you need to grow professionally
  • Health Coverage - Health and wellness are important, that is why we have you and up to four family members in a premiere health plan. We have a couple of options, so you can choose what is best for you and your family
  • Visual Benefit - Seeing your work for us would be a sight for sore eyes. We want your vision to always be at 100% which is why we offer up to $200.000 COP for any visual health expenses
  • Life Insurance Plan - We have partnered with MetLife to offer a full-coverage Ife insurance plan. So, your family is covered, even if you are gone
  • Medical Leave Coverage - We are one of the few companies that cover 100% of your medical leave, for up to 90 days. Your health is the most important thing to us
  • Professional Growth Opportunities - We have designed a highly competitive and complete development process, where you will have all the tools to get where you have always wanted to be, personally and professionally
  • Stock Option Purchase Plan - As an EPAMer you can be more than just an employee, you will also have the opportunity to purchase stock at a reduced price and become a part owner of our organization
  • Additional Income - Besides your regular salary, you will also have the chance to earn extra income by referring talent, being a technical interviewer, and many more ways
  • Community Benefit - You will be part of a worldwide community of over 50,000 employees, where you can learn, challenge yourself, stand out, and share your knowledge and experience with multicultural teams!
  • Are you open to relocation? - If you want to relocate to another country and we have the right project, we will assist you every step of the way, to help you and your family, reach your new home