Hadoop Big Data Application Manager (m/w)

Job Description

Our client is a successful large German company with more than 13,000 employees world-wide. Since 80 years the company has been making sense of large amounts of data from a wide variety of data sources with the aim to gain intelligent information for their clients (Big Data). Now, they are building a new unit, called Data-Driven-Analytics (DDA). The aim is to bring together the best Data Scientist and technical experts with an incredible data landscape in order to generate new premium analytics services for the market. Position is based in Nuremberg. For this team we are currently looking for exceptional      

Big Data / Hadoop Application Manager (m/w)

The international team in Analytics Solutions will offer customized and standardized analytical solutions in marketing analytics and data science.

Specifically, you have the following responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for seamless and efficient IT operations for DDA products and internal development infrastructure
  • Responsible for running DDA IT in conjunction with Operations Engineering Team
  • Set and drive the vision for efficient IT operations at DDA
  • Introduce and apply  best practices in running IT infrastructure on premise and in cloud environments
  • Support Product Owners in aligning functional and operational needs
  • Coach each team member to get a little bit better every day
  • Support staffing of external and internal resources for project needs

Your Profile:

  • Graduate Degree in computer sciences or equivalent certified training
  • 3+ years of IT operations experience
  • 3+ years experience as operations engineer for Linux based infrastructure
  • 2+ years experience with application management of Big Data or Data Science technology
  • Excellent knowledge in running and configuring Apache Hadoop (e.g.CDH)
  • Excellent knowledge in RDBMS and NoSQL operations (e.g. MySQL,Postgres)
  • Good knowledge in IT automation and orchestration (e.g. Puppet, Cloud Formation)
  • Good knowledge in administrating data-driven web applications
  • Good knowledge in monitoring and central logging solutions (e.g. Icinga,NewRelic, ELK Stack)
  • Good knowledge of Virtualization Solutions (e.g, VMWare, Docker)
  • Experience in working in agile teams (Scrum, Kanban)
  • Experience with Cloud Services (e.g. Amazon AWS)
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and deployment (e.g. Bamboo,Beanstalk)
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Optional: Know How in Machine Learning tools
  • Optional: Know How in Business Intelligence Tooling (e.g Tableau, QLik)
  • You are a team player with strategic thinking and a hands-on approach, who appreciates the opportunity to work in an international environment on analytics product and services of strategic importance, working closedly together with data science-, and technology experts
  • Experience in turning use cases driven by client needs, data science algorithms, state of the art analytics technology and approaches will be key.

The offer:

  • Permanent role with a top employer that offers very good development possibilities
  • Attractive salary and very good social benefits
  • International work environment
  • Work with the lateste, state-of-the art technologies and with interesting subject matters.   


Interested ? Then please send your application to:   


Herr Andreas Dürr, E-Mail: aduerr@antal.com, Tel.: 0911 590 596 44