Data Engineer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mustak Islam

  • Contact email:

    Mustak.islam@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00029703_1597075277

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-09

  • Startdate:

    September 2020

  • Consultant:

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Senior & Mid Level Data engineer (GCP)

Company
Working with one of Europe's fastest-growing FinTech companies, winning numerous awards (including the Tech Track 100, National Business Awards and the Europe-wide Inc 5000).
To continue innovating and leading the payments industry, we are looking for a Mid Level & Senior Data Engineer in the GCP Space. . As employees you are given the freedom to work autonomously, challenge the norm, bring new ideas and take ownership. Sound good? Then keep reading...

The Role
We have a need for an experienced data engineer to join the data team and play a key role in the formation of a new problem-focussed, multi-disciplinary data squad.

What you'll do...
You'll bring your expertise in data engineering to design and build robust data pipelines and solutions that support important business processes, primarily in our finance team. Often the sources and outputs of the data are atypical so you'll need to be resourceful and creative to find a solution.
Comprising of BI and business specialists, you'll play a leading role in the squad, providing engineering guidance and leadership on how problems can be solved efficiently and communicating proactively on progress and best practice.
You'll work closely with our main Data Engineering team to ensure solutions developed sit comfortably within the organisational preferences on technology and methodology.

What you'll bring...

*You have extensive experience developing ELT pipelines, data warehousing, data modelling and automating processes.
*You are motivated by making a commercial impact through your work. You're pragmatic and know when to use which technology.
*You have got demonstrable experience in leading and developing solutions that support analysis and business processes in commercial environments. You know how to shape requirements, work productively, communicate with your stakeholders and organise resources.
*You can communicate effectively within a team and with non-technical stakeholders to understand requirements.
*You have got a keen eye for detail and are renowned for having high standards in your work.

*Ideally you will also have experience with...

*MPPs, especially BigQuery OR Pubsub.
*A scripting language such as Golang OR Scala Python orchestrating processes with Airflow.
*Cloud services and infrastructure, especially GCP.
*Implementing and following best practices in CICD and Git in a data environment.
*Some knowledge of. BI dashboarding and self-service tools, especially PowerBI and Looker would be useful.
*You're comfortable working in an agile environment.

If you are interested this position based next to Paddington, contact me on mustak.islam@xcede.co.uk. Start date is projected within 4-8 weeks.