The Data Pipeline and consumption team of Decision Sciences and Transformation (DSaT) is seeking a highly motivated Senior Big Data Engineer to start or continue an IT career on the Big Data Platform project. Teaming up with architects, scrum masters, leads, managers, you will work in an Agile environment to make the data on the Big Data Platform accessible for the needs of the organization. As a Big Data Engineer, you will be working on Data Ingestion activities to bring large volumes of data in to our Big Data Lake in IBM's SoftLayer Cloud. The candidate plays a vital role in building new data pipelines from various structured and unstructured sources into Hadoop. The qualified candidate will be working in a heterogeneous environment and requires excellent technical skills, a strong desire to learn, good communication skills, attention to details, and the ability to learn new technologies. You will participate in the entire software development lifecycle by writing and executing test plans, finding solutions to issues during development and after deployment.