Big Data Developer

London, UK

Our Challenge

As a Big Data Developer, you will be responsible for delivering a next generation liquidity and fund management platform. You will work on the full lifecycle of data science solution delivery while utilizing emerging and leading technologies, develop use cases, and support solution architecture. You should have previous experience working with advanced analytics and machine learning algorithms.


We are looking for experienced professionals responsible for delivering the full lifecycle of data science solutions including: 

  • Contribute to use case development
  • Deliver Proof of Concepts from execution to prove the value of data science use cases
  • Support solution architecture formulation
  • Full lifecycle implementation including requirement analysis, data discovery, model design and development, testing and deployment

Our team members can expect to: 

  • Work with cutting edge technologies
  • Deliver high quality data solution in the most competitive market
  • Work on a variety of projects ranging from size and scope
  • Receive continuous training and certifications
  • Have an open mind and data culture right up to the management


You are:

  • A self-motivator who is comfortable working with data and skilled prototyping in modern programming languages
  • Experienced in SDLC and a skilled developer in Python, Java and Scala
  • Very familiar with Apache Spark including SparkSQL, PySpark, MLlib, MLflow,SparkR, Spark streaming and Kafka
  • Experienced with and have a working knowledge of data science and advanced analytics including time series analysis, trends detection, optimization and forecasting
  • Knowledgeable in deep learning and machine learning algorithms, such as LSTM, autoencoders, SVM, logistic regression, naive Bayes, decision trees, random forests, K-means, Gaussian mixtures (GMMs) and other statistical analysis, such as PCA, SVD and hypothesis testing
  • Comfortable with Agile
  • A problem-solver who enjoys figuring things out 

It would be great if you also had:

  • Some experience of NLP and LDA 
  • Experience with DevOps tools such as GitLab and CI/CD pipelines 

We Can Offer You

  • Competitive Compensation  
  • Work from Home Set-up Budget 
  • Matched Contributary Pension  
  • 25 Days Annual Leave  
  • Extensive Training Opportunities to Upskill  
  • Bupa Health + Extra Health Cover for permanent employees and their spouse and children  
  • A highly competitive compensation and benefits package 
  • Multinational organization with offices in 17 global locations with possibilities to work abroad 
  • Laptop and a mobile phone 
  • Maternity & Paternity leave plans 
  • On-demand Udemy for Business for all Synechron employees with free access to more than 5000 curated courses  
  • A flat and approachable organization 
  • An excellent working atmosphere: regular drinks, sports activities, offsite weekends with a young, dynamic team 
  • A truly diverse, fun-loving and global work culture 

Diversity & Inclusion are fundamental to our culture, and Synechron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiative ‘Same Difference’ is committed to fostering an inclusive culture – promoting equality, diversity and an environment that is respectful to all. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce helps build stronger, successful businesses as a global company. We empower our global workforce by offering flexible workplace arrangements, mentoring, internal mobility, learning and development programs.

All employment decisions at Synechron are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to the applicant’s gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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