data engineer - cloudera in auckland

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The company

Based in Auckland CBD, this is one of NZ's most iconic brands. The company cultivates a high performance culture which translates in achieving to deliver an outstanding service to their customers. Because of this innovation and technologies play a key part to maintain and nurture these high costumer service standards.

The role

As a Big Data Engineer, you will be responsible for helping the Data Architect to build, design and manage the big data environment in the Cloud. You’ll be fine tuning the infrastructure and collecting data from different data sources and make this user ready for the team of Analyst’s and Data scientist’s.

As part of the Big Data team, you need to ensure all big data infrastructure is running smoothly and ready to use on an every day bases. It’s is a growing team offering lots of opportunity to discover and explore the world of Big Data with the support of management to do this. Good communication skills are key as the Data Science team is working in an Agile environment plus you need to have the ability to communicate meaningful data solutions to different levels of stakeholders. Another crucial requirement is therefore also high attention to detail & time/task management skills.

Main responsibilities:

  • Help to maintain and build a Hadoop based big-data environment especially Cloudera
  • Tune and fine-tune the big data infrastructure to ensure it runs smoothly and efficiently
  • Acquire data from systems, CRM tools, HR systems, digital platforms, third-party and other data sources
  • ETLsoftware to extend solutions to provide big data extraction, transformation, and loading between Hadoop and traditional data management platforms.

To be successful in this role, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Atleast 1 year+ experience with Cloudera, the more the merrier!
  • Kafka, Hadoop, Spark, NoSQL, SQL is a bonus
  • Acquisition of data from multiple administration systems and toolsets
  • Design, management and tuning of big-data environments
  • Passion about data is a must!

This role would suit someone with a couple of years working experience within the big data space and experience with Cloudera.

We are open to overseas candidates.

If you would like to further explore this role or talk about other relevant opportunities in the analytics space and big data space, please contact Sally Xu on 093360390 or send your CV to

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Cloudera, Hadoop, Kafka, Spark,

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma