Westhouse is a leading recruitment company that operates globally in the field of personnel selection, placement and project management.

For our client we are currently looking for a

Scala Developer for Berlin (m/f) - Berlin and Remote (+ Stuttgart)

General information

until 30.06.2019 + Option
Berlin and Remote (+ Stuttgart)
full-time (100% / 1 day per week Remote)
German and English

Your Tasks

  • Work with near-real time data processing in the Hadoop ecosystem, in particular advanced Spark/Scala programming plus experience in Kafka, Hive, HDFS
  • Develop distributed, reliable, scalable data pipelines to ingest and process data, mainly in Scala
  • Configure, build, install and maintain those pipelines
  • Design and build large and complex data sets from external sources while keeping current and future uses of data in mind, both by end users and by other project teams
  • Make software components deployable within a custom framework and restricted environment
  • Work with maintenance and operations teams to assist with initial deployments and with identifying issues that occur in relation to deployed software components
  • Define a test strategy, implement automated testing, perform test planning, create test scenarios and test data, participate in executing additional non-automated tests
  • Document software components, define and practice best practices for big data solution design, implementation, and testing along with project experiences
  • Support and work with several cross-functional teams to ensure knowledge exchange and goal alignment in a dynamic environment
  • Generally participate in all Scrum-related tasks of an agile team member

Your Skills

  • Scala at least 3 years of experience
  • Spark at least 2 years of experience
  • Hadoop
  • Hive
  • Hbase
  • Kafka
  • Soft skills: communicative, working in agile environment, preferably had a leading position


We look forward to receiving your application documents in electronic form.