Spark/Hadoop Engineer

  • Location

    Palo Alto

  • Sector:

    Blockchain & Fintech

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Circa $180,000- $200,000

  • Contact email:


  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

My client a growing Blockchain company are seeking a Spark/Hadoop Engineer to join at an early stage of growth. 

The company are well backed and looking to build out their Senior team. The client whose data intelligence platform provides actionable insights for decentralized applications built on blockchain platforms. The disruptive wave of cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin has brought the path­breaking blockchain technology to the world ­ which is a collusion ­resistant decentralized transaction processing and ledger infrastructure.

Your role are a Principal Spark Engineer will help to accelerate thedevelopment of the greenfield blockchain intelligence platform. The technology developed will be foundational in defining the role of data and analytics in the new world of blockchain based financial services, commerce and smart ­contracts.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Large ­scale distributed computing expertise is required;
  • Experience with graph data models & databases a big plus;
  • Development experience in Spark or Hadoop/Yarn platform is required; Spark/Hadoop committer is a big plus;
  • Ability to go from business requirements to architectural design to implementation and machine learning for risk intelligence & fraud detection.

If interested in hearing more, please reach out so I can provide further details of this/other roles