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Big Data Team Lead


This is a Full-time position in Vancouver, BC posted August 4, 2020.

Altran is the world leader in engineering and RD services.

We offer our clients a unique value proposition to meet their transformation and innovation challenges.

We support our clients, from concept through industrialization, to develop the products and services of tomorrow and have been working for more than 35 years with major players in many sectors automotive, aeronautics, space, defense naval, rail, infrastructure transportation, industrial consumer products, life sciences, communications, semiconductor electronics, software internet, finance public sector.

Altran has more than 50,000 employees operating in over 30 countries.

In April 2020, we became part of Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering services.

Altran provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity andor expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

PURPOSE OF THE JOB Provides guidance, instruction, direction, leadership to one project team with the purpose of achieving project goals.

Responsible for the quantitative and qualitative results that are to be achieved by the team.

Responsible for areaareas within the team area of responsibility (AOR).

One of the current team AOR is improving BigData Platform used by of the world’s largest social media platform which deals with few petabytes of data coming to the system daily.

Performs research, design, implementation and support tasks as a member of Altran team.

Works in accordance with project guidelines, quality standards and code conventions.

MAIN TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES Coordinates the work of direct subordinates Ensures effective communication between all stakeholders related to teamrsquos area of responsibility and deliveries Ensure high quality development standards (unitintegration tests, etc.) Makes team to work according to development process established on the projectwithin the team to take end-to-end ownership on their AOR and tasks Reports about area readinessquality and raises red flags in crisis situations beyond hisher AOR Responsible for resolving crisis situations within hisher AOR Participates in software development implementation work Prepares functional and design specifications of computer-based systems Mentors more junior team members Ensures the project team is provided with all required technical tools for efficient project delivery Responsible for accurate vacation, holiday planning and forecasts of a team according to delivery milestones and releases Oversees and evaluates team membersrsquo performance according to established procedures Participates in the interview process for the recruitment of new team members.

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Must have University degree in Computer Related Sciences or similar 2 years of proven development team management experience 5 years of commercial development experience including Java Expert in streaming and real-time data serving systems (e.g.

Kafka, NoSQL, inverted indexes) Expert in backend system and logging development, including user interaction logging, logging processing, metric validation and building dashboard 2 years experience with one or more open-source Big Data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Presto) Knowledge of container and orchestration frameworks such as Docker and Kubernetes Rigor in high code quality, automated testing, and other engineering best practices Strong OOP skills Strong communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills Result oriented approach Good English (oral written) and communication skills in general Would be a plus Experience with AWS