Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH29751_1646770126
Contact Name: Jessica Jolly
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 08, 2022 20:08

Job Description

My client in central London are on a mission to transform their current data stack into a transparent, trusted, stable and scalable platform. This role will be key in helping them to build their data foundations to allow them to switch to data led organisation.

*Salary is up to £80K + benefits DOE*

As part of this, they are looking to recruit for a Data Engineer.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work with the business to understand requirements and translate in to data pipelines, associated data and database structures and fine tune performance to meet those requirements
  • Responsible for the development, operation and maintenance of data pipelines to ingest and transform data source, including defining best practice
  • Implementing monitoring for data ingestion jobs and taking corrective action should they fail
  • Participate in establishing processes and best practices around development standards, version control, quality control, deployment, maintenance and change management.
  • Engineering our data platforms for scale, performance, reliability and security
  • Supporting our analytics engineers in consuming data and delivering data for analysts across the business

Experience needed:

  • Proven experience in performing a range of Data Engineering activities across multiple data products and pipelines.
  • Skills in SQL, Python and Airflow (DBT a plus)
  • Experience in modern analytics and data architectures
  • Experience in the monitoring, measuring and maintenance of data quality.
  • Experience managing data ingestion and processing operations
  • Experience in Data Warehousing best practices
  • Nice to have previous experience in the health, wellness, hospital, pharmaceutical or digital / ecommerce
  • A person who uses their own initiative and is proactive
  • Must enjoy working in a fast paced environment
In terms of working, my client offer a hybrid model (circa 2 days a week office) and they are based near London Bridge.

If this sounds like the next step in your career and to be part of a fast-growing organisation from a key point then please apply for more information and I will be in touch with suitable candidates.