Big Data Engineer

Prague, Czech Republic
Engineering & Programming

Wargaming is looking for a veteran Big Data Engineer who is an expert handling large amounts of data and optimizing algorithms at scale. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a vastly growing and award-winning global brand in the gaming industry that is at the cutting edge of PC and console gaming technology. The Big Data Engineer will support and perform activities involved in the design and development of ETL/data integration processes and programs, which include data analysis, data modeling, metadata definition and management, job scheduling, and the development and testing of MapReduce code.

What you will do:

  • Write code to ingest data from various sources
  • Work with game development studios to log data in a consistent and complete manner
  • Write ETLs to clean/transform data into clear data models
  • Optimize pipelines for performance
  • Implement algorithms at scale as needed
  • Implement new technologies as needed
  • Have fun playing with loads of data


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or computer engineering, or applicable work experience
  • 2+ years’ experience in Scala
  • 1+ years’ experience in Spark
  • Experience with message brokers, such as Kafka, Flume, or similar technologies
  • A solid understanding of logical database design and data warehouse principles
  • Strong knowledge of different types of data streams (real-time, traditional warehouse, big data) and when/how to use each
  • 3+ years’ experience in Python, Java and related frameworks
  • Strong hands-on production-level experience developing within the Hadoop ecosystem (HDFS/MapReduce); 3+ years on Hadoop required
  • Experience with HBase/NoSQL or similar technologies
  • Experience with continuous integration tools like Jenkins is a plus
  • Experience with Oracle and Oracle Data Integrator is a plus
  • English proficiency
  • Knowledge of the Russian language is a plus

To apply, please forward your resume to hr_prague@wargaming.net.

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