List of skills to become a Data Engineer and Big Data Engineer with Scala


I wan to switch career from Linux System Engineer into Data engineer or Big Data? What are the list of skills needed to accomplish my goal? What are the videos that I need to take from this website? and the number of certifications?


Here are the skills required:

  • Programming using Scala or Python or Java
  • Spark
  • Kafka and Flume
  • Hive and SQL
  • Sqoop

You need to learn at least these skills and you can add more on top of these.