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Data Acquisition Engineers / Developers

Full time (graduates) / Part time (undergraduates)
London office based. Remote for non-London

Please apply with your CV to jobs@txodds.com

TXODDS are a global lead in dissemination of sports fixture and pricing information, offering primarily B2B products including versatile API’s, highly customisable low latency feeds and advanced Big Data analytics.

The technical platform is primarily based on advanced fully-typed, functional Scala, using the Typelevel stack along with some python components. The infrastructure is extremely diverse and has components deployed in various native and Cloud environments across the world. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Distributed and cluster based technologies

  • AWS

  • Kubernetes

Summary of the role and team

You will be working with geographically distributed teams of people, primarily in the UK, and across the EU, on various fast-paced business and technology-driven projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Build, operate and maintain data acquisition processes, including maintaining data flows from/to external APIs.

  • Adopt and follow a good pace of software refactoring and paying off the technical debt.

  • Effectively communicate with the product owners, testers, and business stakeholders.

Education/Qualifications

  • Degree from an accredited college or university (or equivalent certification and/or relevant work experience).

  • Undergraduates with motivation to work part time in their final years of university.

Mandatory Skills

  • Coding proficiency in either Python, Java, Scala or any other high level language.

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with competing and alternating priorities and constant focus on delivery.

Bonus Skills

  • Experience working with Linux use for service hosting and day-to-day use.

  • Experience working with various data SQL and NoSQL stores.

  • Logical and structured approach to problem-solving in both near-term (tactical) and mid-to-long term (strategic) horizons.

Communication

  • Good verbal and written communication skills.

What’s in it for you?

You will be joining a highly motivated, focused team and successful expanding business with ample opportunity to grow.

As well as a competitive salary, our benefits package includes generous annual leave, a contributory pension scheme, and private health care for you and your dependants.

As part of the Product Delivery Team you’ll also get advanced tools, books, personal productivity applications and conference attendance sponsorship.

Please apply with your CV to jobs@txodds.com