Junior Data Engineer
FDM Group
Montréal, QC
Note: Please only submit one application, even if you are interested in more than one opportunity. A recruiter will speak to you about all options available after we review your application.

Do you thrive in fast-paced technical environments and have a strong attention to detail? Are you eager to have a career where you are encouraged to meet your potential and have the opportunity to work for a prestigious company with an impressive global presence?

FDM is currently seeking a number of ambitious and driven candidates with the aptitude for IT to work as FDM consultants with our top clients, many of which are leading companies in the banking and financial services industry.

FDM creates and inspires exciting careers that shape our digital future. Through our Careers Program, we recruit and train those aspiring to become IT and business professionals before deploying them on to client sites worldwide. With centres across Europe, North America and APAC, FDM has shown exponential growth throughout the years, firmly establishing itself as an award-winning FTSE 250 employer.

As a Junior Data Engineer, you will design, develop and test a large-scale, custom distributed software system using the latest Java and Big data technologies. You will be a technology advocate and share expertise with other team members. You will be a key partner to the business and the rest of the team throughout the delivery cycle and will work through challenging and interesting problems. Fast-track career progression is a key focus of FDM, and our program will put you on a pathway that could grow into leadership roles working within multinational organizations.

What we offer you:
Industry recognized training and qualifications
Key skills development
A minimum of two years commercial experience working with some of the world’s most reputable organizations
Mentoring and on-going support throughout your career with FDM

Essential Criteria:
4 year university degree or college/Cégep diploma (preferably in Computer Science, IT, Engineering, Mathematics, or similar)
A strong aptitude in IT and the interest and drive to expand your IT skill set
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
A problem solver with a keen eye for detail
A desire to work at a large financial firm and ability to increase your financial knowledge
Able to engage yourself in a project and enjoy the challenges and processes involved
Able to commit to work for FDM for a minimum of two years working as an FDM consultant following the training period
Eligible to work in Canada (citizen/permanent resident/work permit with sufficient length of validity)
Fluent in English and French

Technical Skills:
Knowledge of the software development life cycle
Proficient with several programming languages including Java, Python, Bash, SQL and C++
Knowledge of the Big Data Ecosystem and Tools (such as Hadoop, Kafka, Databricks and Spark)
Understanding Data Architecture and general grasp of ETL concepts
Experience with DevOps including Git or JIRA

FDM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, provincial or local laws.