Senior DevOps Engineer with Big Data

Prague, Czech Republic

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.


Currently we are looking for a Senior DevOps Engineer with Big Data for our Prague office to make the team even stronger.


Located globally, we operate in a dynamic and fast-paced environment requiring strong technology, finance, quantitative, and communication skills. Work is typically to tight timescales in an environment where delivery of IT solutions to revenue-earning areas of the business is critical.

The main function of the role is to be a resource in a Prague-based Platform environment management team. Platform Env Mgmt includes High Performance Computing and ELK platforms within the Risk & Analytics area.


  • Work with big data (preparing, delivering solutions);
  • Design solutions independently based on high-level architecture;
  • Manage the technical communication between the platform vendor and internal systems;
  • Maintain the production systems (Kafka, Hadoop, HBase, Impala, YARN);
  • Collaborate with other development and research teams and provide the required support from the infrastructure perspective;
  • Build properly configured Hadoop platform in a highly automated way.


  • At least 3 years of experience as a Big Data Engineer or similar role;
  • Linux OS advanced knowledge & experience, good understanding of network protocols and technologies;
  • Experience with non-relational & relational databases (like MySQL, NoSQL, Hadoop, MongoDB, Casandra, etc.);
  • Deep understanding of distributed system and distributed computing principals;
  • Deep understanding of and working experience (configuring/managing) with HDFS, ZooKeeper, HBase, YARN, Kafka, Hive and Impala;
  • English lvl B1/B2;
  • Experience in at least one of the following scripting languages – Shell, Python or Ruby;
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills.

Nice to have

  • Experience with Spark or MapReduce is a big plus;
  • Experience with Chef, Cfengine or Ansible is a big plus;
  • ITIL, basic knowledge will be fine;
  • Agile;
  • Jira;
  • Git or other Version Control Systems;
  • CI/CD.

We offer

  • We offer the possibility to work on full product lifecycle – from concept to delivery into production;
  • Opportunity to work on leading edge FinTech platforms, working in a fast-paced, agile, software engineering culture;
  • Using English on a daily basis, communication with people from different countries;
  • Comfortable modern offices in Prague 4;
  • Benefit program (5 weeks of vacation, 5 sick days, wage compensation for the first three days of illness, meal vouchers, flexi pass, annual coupon of Prague city public transport, multisport cards);
  • Czech and English language courses;
  • Start ASAP/negotiable;
  • Relocation assistance including the coverage of the relocation costs (if needed);
  • Rotation program - possibility to relocate for short and long-term projects within 25 countries;
  • Referral bonuses for recommended candidates.