Data Engineer

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Data Engineer - CREQ151169

About Virtusa


Add the Middle East to your global professional experience and have the opportunity to work on some of the leading Digital Transformation programs.


Virtusa is one of the fastest growing IT Services companies in the Middle East with a growing client base in the UAE, KSA, Qatar & Oman and we work with the leading Banking and Financial Services, Travel, Telecom and Enterprises firms in the region. We have partnered with our clients to win awards from Gartner, IDC, WfMC and other analyst for the work that we have delivered to our clients in the region.

Why would you not like to be part of this exciting and award winning team? Don’t listen to us, listen to our customers


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Teamwork, quality of life, professional and personal development: values that Virtusa is proud to embody. When you join us, you join a team of 30,000+ people globally that cares about your growth — one that seeks to provide you with exciting projects, opportunities and work with state of the art technologies throughout your career with us.


Role: Data Engineer


Skill: Apache Beam/ Apache Flink, Kafka


Experience : 5-8 Years



  • Minimum 5+ years of development  and design experience in Java/Scala/Python with Flink, Beam (or similar streaming toolset) and Kafka.
  • Extensive coding experience and knowledge in Event driven and streaming architecture
  • Experience in JVM tuning for performance
  • Knowledge on Containerisation using Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Working knowledge on Caching systems, with particular experience using Apache Ignite will be preferable. [Nice to have]
  • Linux OS configuration and use, including shell scripting.
  • Good hands on experience with design patterns and their implementation.
  • Well versed with CI/CD principles (GitHub, Jenkins etc.), and actively involved in solving, troubleshooting issues in distributed services ecosystem
  • Experience working with SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Familiar with Distributed services resiliency and monitoring in a production environment.
  • Experience in designing, building, testing and implementing security systems – including identifying security design gaps in existing and proposed architectures and recommend changes or enhancements.
  • Responsible for adhering to established policies, following best practices, developing and possessing an in-depth understanding of exploits and vulnerabilities, resolving issues by taking the appropriate corrective action.



Primary Locations
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Job Type
AID-Big Data
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