Big Data Engineering Intensive Program


Do you have experience as a software developer and want to take it to the next level? As they say, "Data is the new gold" and never has the demand for Big Data Engineers been stronger.

We’ve carefully designed our curriculum to contain the most up-to-date tools currently in-demand in the job market for you to get there. This is what makes our Big Data Engineering program innovative and what will enable you to take the next step in your career.

During the course, we will be covering such topics as:

  • Storage technologies for Big Data, architecture of Hadoop distributed file system.
  • Big Data Processing and analysis using MapReduce, HiveQL, and Spark.
  • Score, configure and secure a Big Data production cluster.
  • Real-time streaming using Kafka.

The program will finish with a hands-on “Capstone” project under the supervision of tutors and business leaders across different industries.


During the 6-week hands-on program, you will develop a fundamental understanding of Big Data Engineering. The course curriculum is tailor-made to the job-market demand. Learn the essential computer science concepts in storing and processing huge and diverse datasets, a.k.a. Big Data. Through hands-on exercises you will grasp the architectural simplicity and effectiveness of Hadoop - the most popular distributed framework for processing big data. Your tasks will include diving into the essentials of HDFS, MapReduce, Hive, Spark and Kafka.

Target audience

This course is designed for those who want to become Big Data Engineers and is recommend for software developers with understanding of the concepts in Software Engineering.

Join a growing community of 200+ graduates who work in companies such as eBay, Swiss International Airlines, Novartis, AvaWomen, UPC Cablecom, Ginetta, ... as well as many well-known startups.

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