Lixar is looking for a
Senior Data Engineer

Senior Data Engineer
  • Ottawa

Lixar I.T. is looking for a Data Engineer to join our Data Practice. As a Data Engineer, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications. The ideal candidate will be a senior technical resource with a background in data-driven software development and a solid knowledge of architecture both on-premise and in the cloud.

As a Data Engineer, you have:

  • Strong Core Java Concept & Object Oriented skills, including an understanding of common object and web application design patterns
  • Hands-on experience with Java design patterns (Session Façade, Business Delegate, Service Locator, Data Access Object, Dependency Injection, etc)
  • Experience in Big data technologies like Hadoop, Spark, MR
  • Experience working in streaming (Kafka), big data sets (up to petabytes)
  • Experience developing and deploying web applications with application servers utilizing Enterprise API and REST/SOAP/MICRO services
  • Experience implementing MVC framework using Struts and/or Spring Framework
  • Knowledge of SQL, Queries, Stored Procedures and Triggers in databases like Oracle, MySQL
  • Hands-on experience with Maven / Ant / SBT
  • Exposure to search technologies such as SOLR, Elastic Search (ELK), Lucene
  • Current experience using SQL/no SQL platforms, and Apache products (NiFi, Kafka, Spark, Hadoop, Cassandra)
  • Current experience developing RESTful web services
  • Current experience high-speed messaging frameworks and streaming
  • Experience developing and deploying on Linux/Unix platforms.
  • Experience writing ETL processes and batch jobs
  • Experience writing map reduce jobs in Java or developing custom user defined functions for processing data

As the ideal candidate, you:

  • Communicate exceptionally well with management, peers, and clients
  • Have high attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Know that your routine is in fact, not routine
  • Don’t blame others for your mistakes
  • Get things done!


Sound like you?
Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar IT welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.