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Data Engineering Director

Job Description

DATA ENGINEER DIRECTOR
Location: London, UK
Sector : Data
Job type: Permanent
Contact: Iona Simpson
Contact email : iona.simpson@xcede.co.uk

This is an opportunity you will not want to go a miss! Xcede are excited to present to you this role as a Director of Data Engineering at a global advertising and PR company. You will be based in their London office which is just one of many, as the organisation spans across over 140 countries. The position will involve analysing and collecting data from multiple sources: live feeds, post clicks, ad campaigns, social media, press media and printed media.
As part of this company you will be expected to collaborate and share ideas. Your role is key to the company's success as millions of data points are collected on a day to day basis, you will be at the core of influencing change. As a director your responsibilities will include managing a strong team of data engineers as their tech lead.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Working on a GCP cloud platform and taking technical responsibility and ownership
*Managing a team of skilled data engineers
*Ability to build products and solutions
*Confidence to grow and make relationships with internal client teams.
YOU WILL NEED:
*Strong background using SQL
*Experience programing using python and/or java script
*Strong communication skills
DESIRED:
*Experience with a cloud platform (GCP, AWS or Azure)
*Past work using BigQuery
*Experience using airflow
*Exposure or knowledge of front end development (Angular would be preferred)
*Experience with Data Studio, Tableau, Looker or Power BI to build data visualisation
*Experience working for an agency company
*HOW TO APPLY
If you are interested in this position please contact:

Iona Simpson at iona.simpson@xcede.co.uk
or
Pick up the phone and call 07443577928