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Lead Data Engineer

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Lead Data Engineer

Fin-tech, London 3 days per week

£100,000 Salary + Bonus


Hyper-growth fin-tech are hiring for a Lead Data Engineer to join their strong Data team in London! Interesting and varied role where you can work across the whole pipeline on a breadth of impactful projects! Great scope for career progression & you'll be leading a team of Data Engineers! Your responsibilities as a Lead Data Engineer will include but not be limited to:

  • Lead a team of Data Engineers on a range of interesting and complex commercial projects.
  • Extract value and insights from the Data Engineering work to contribute towards the Data Science/ Analytics and modelling.
  • Work closely with Data Scientists and can even take on some of the DS/ ML work yourself if this of interest to you!
  • Work across the whole Data pipeline (Data Engineering, Data Warehousing, Data Science etc)
  • Help shape the strategy and roadmap for Data Engineering and contribute towards discussions around tooling, technology and best practices.


A successful Lead Data Engineer will have the following:

  • Proven experience working in Lending, Payments, Credit Decisioning (something similar) - major focus on lending.
  • Proficient with Python, SQL and Cloud Technology.
  • Experience working across full Data Engineering pipeline.
  • Preferably someone who is capable of 'wearing many hats' and getting hands on in other areas across Data Engineering, Analytics, Data Science, if necessary!
  • Experience leading team of Data Engineers/ Scientists.
  • Bachelors' degree in STEM subject.


  • Competitive Salary
  • Discretionary Bonus
  • Wider Benefits Package
  • Great scope for career progression at rapidly growing fin-tech


Please register your interest by sending your CV to or click the Apply Link!