Big Data Software Engineer

Parameter Space Ltd is a University College Dublin spin-out company, currently leading the development of a prototype platform as a Service (PaaS) to provide a cloud-based portal, hosted close to the data archives, to facilitate the exploitation and application of satellite and in-situ data by the EO community.

A software engineer is required whose main tasks will include the development and integration of the prototype platform with the data archive.

Required skills are as follows:

  • 3+ years commercial Java.
  • Experience with Big Data processing frameworks such as Apache Hadoop (HBase, Hive, Pig etc.) and Spark.
  • Hands-on experience with related/complementary open source software platforms and languages (e.g. Python, Linux, Django, Docker).
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and documentation skills.

Applications will be accepted (CV and cover letter) until 11th of November 2016.

Enquiries and applications should be sent to

posted: 17 October 2016     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.