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Senior Data Engineer


  • £70000 - £80000 per annum
  • Swindon
  • Posted: 24/08/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 439102327

Job Details

Senior Data Engineer
 
Senior Data Engineer required to join a dynamic, fast-growing, award-winning Data Analytics team at a leading Financial Services organisation.
 
This is a fantastic opportunity to make a real impact in a team that has a multitude of projects ahead of it. From enhancing the data platform to maintaining the legacy environment to assisting with the transition & migration to the cloud, this role will have no shortage of challenges in an environment that can offer real personal growth and development.
 
Day-to-day you will use your strong experience in SQL technologies to revolutionise data and analytics across the business and you will be working with a variety if complex datasets, designing new data solutions & developing new analytical pipelines. You will take ownership of and provide technical leadership to projects, mentoring junior team members and directing 3rd party resources and you will collaborate closely with various business stakeholders, understanding their problems and opportunities and translating them into data and analytical solutions. 
 
This company will provide you with the opportunity to enhance your existing skills as well as learn new ones and as well as training there will be plenty of opportunity for long term growth. 
 
To be considered you will be a Senior Data Engineer who has a proactive attitude and a track record of running projects and supporting & mentoring team members. Alongside these important soft skills, you will also possess a broad range of technical skills including:
 

- Strong Microsoft SQL Server experience
- Good experience of working in a DevOps environment with exposure to Agile, Scrum or Kanban methodologies
- Experience of Azure (or AWS)
- SSIS
- Experience of ETL tools
- Solid understanding of RDMS & DW methodology such as Kimball, Inmon & Data Vault.
- Detailed knowledge with some (not all) of the following languages & technologies: C#, F#, Python, Spark, Hadoop, R, Apache Kafka, Attunity Compose, Scala, Java, .Net, NodeJS, JSON, XML.
- Continuous Integration/Deployment experience such as Azure DevOps, Jenkins, Bamboo etc.

 
Exposure to Snowflake is also desirable but is not essential.  
 
With an office location on the South Coast and easily commutable from the likes of Southampton and Portsmouth, there is a lot of flexibility in this role to work from home remotely and even work flexible hours. The team still gets a lot of value in meeting f2f in the office to collaborate on projects and ideally, you will be able to make it in once a week once restrictions change although candidates who cannot commit to this will still be considered.
 
In return, a competitive salary of £70k-£80k is on offer as well as a bonus and a superb 12% non-contributory pension. Other perks include medical, discounted gym, discounted tech, share scheme, and more. There are also superb Maternity/Paternity schemes and a range of other family/lifestyle benefits. 
 
If you are a Senior Data Engineer looking to make a real impact in a global FS business then APPLY NOW

If you are interested please apply ASAP. The People Network is an employment agency and will respond to all applicants within three - five working days. If you do not hear within these timescales please feel free to get in touch.


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