Data Engineer at Toyota Connected, London, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • Nov 20, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Data Engineer - Contract

Toyota Connected Europe wants to create a better world through connected mobility for all. We are a new company created to bring big data and a customer focus into all aspects of the mobility experience so everyone’s experience is more personal, convenient, fun and safe. We create and enable technologies to delight and simplify the lives of everyone who use our products and empower them to think of and use our services in new ways.

You will be joining us at the beginning of Toyota Connected Europe’s journey of building our team and products. We are building teams to inspire, innovate and build technologies and products that are used by millions of people from all walks of life. We want every member of our team to live and breathe the start-up culture of Toyota Connected Europe and feel and act like an owner everyday. This is an opportunity to have an immediate impact and voice: what you create today, you will see being used tomorrow.

About the role:

You will be working on a project which is gathering real time vehicle health information and offer services for improving user experience. 

What you will do:

  • Develop, construct, test and maintain secure architectures, from ingestion all the way to storage
  • Own secure delivery of features from top to bottom, from concept to code to production
  • Work side-by-side with other talented engineers in a team-oriented, secure agile software engineering environment 
  • Own delivery of features from top to bottom, from concept to code to production
  • Work closely with product owners to shape and deliver features to customers and thrive as an independent, autonomous, creative thinker that can break out from conventional solutions

About you:

  • Show a sense of ownership and pride in your code, and make us believe you will excel
  • Love writing code and learning new disciplines to constantly hone your craft as an engineer
  • Experience building/designing event driven and/or streaming data services, IoT domain would be great but not necessary.
  • Experience/knowledge with at least one major messaging stacks (Kafka/Pulsar/RabbitMQ or similar)
  • Experience/knowledge of at least on of the major real-time data processing frameworks (Spark/Flink/Storm Kafka Streams or similar)
  • Experience with at least one major cloud provider (AWS or Azure)
  • Proficiency in Java or other major JVM language (Kotlin, Scala)
  • Experience working with RESTful APIs and web services
  • Conceptual understanding of modern software engineering patterns, including those used in highly scalable, distributed, and resilient systems
  • Experience developing and delivering systems on at least one major public cloud platform: AWS, Azure, or equivalent