Big Data Engineer

  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Full-time

Company Description

The Company 
At AOL we have come a long way since “You’ve got Mail”. We are building a community at a massive, worldwide scale and unleashing the most talented builders of culture and code to help consumers and creators connect through our products and experiences. 

We have our own family of global media brands that are creating powerful content, reaching millions of consumers worldwide. Our mission is to build brands people love through digital advertising solutions that drive scale, precision and real-time results.

We think that it’s about time creativity and technology were properly introduced. 

Job Description

Big Data Engineer

  • London, United Kingdom

  • Full-time

The Team
We hire people who love the Internet, but can see its cracks... and future, too. We look for people who are exceptionally imaginative, collaborative, and truly excited about tech. Our Data Platform team is currently looking for talented engineers who can design, implement and support robust, scalable and high quality solutions. As a member of the team, you will be helping brands advertise through our video platform using technologies such as Hadoop MapReduce, Java, Spark, Scala and NoSQL databases.

Work Environment
Our modern Old Street office, located in the heart of London’s technology hub, offers an onsite gym, a café and break-out areas amongst many other perks. You will be surrounded by innovative and collaborative engineers that share a passion for the future of digital and love what they do. 



  • Java or Scala based professional development experience with Big Data emphasis; or a strong desire to work in Big Data 

  • A strong eye for tuning and performance

  • Ability to work cross-functionally to resolve technical, procedural, and operational issues

  • A passion for software development and delivering quality code.

Advantage to have

  • Strong scripting skills to perform data/file manipulation

  • Experience with NoSQL databases

The Recruitment Process

  • If your application is successful you will be invited for a telephone interview to discuss your skills in more detail.

  • We will then schedule a telephone interview with an engineer and ask you to complete a technical assessment in your own time.

  • If your technical skills qualify for the role we will invite you to our offices in the heart of Old Street to meet with the hiring manager and team to see if it is a great fit for both you and AOL!

Additional Information

Why AOL?

We embrace open-source development and encourage contribution to the community. Through dynamic design, innovative technology and premium content, our top flight brands like The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, Engadget, Autoblog, MapQuest and ONE by AOL are reimagining interaction in our increasingly connected and mobile world.

Aol is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Our employees are rewarded competitively and are entitled to a wide range of benefits that encourage a positive lifestyle.

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