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Lead Data Engineer

Job Description

TECHNICAL LEAD DATA ENGINEER

Location: Hybrid- Outer London
Sector : Data
Job type: Permanent
Contact: Iona Simpson
Contact email : iona.simpson@xcede.co.uk

NO SPONSORSHIP AVAILABLE

I am excited to be haring this opportunity to join on of the best renowned insurance companies as a lead data engineer. You will be building and developing their Azure cloud platform and helping implement a ML platform, as the technical lead working along side the data scientists. You will have a strong commercial background working with Azure and model productionizing and deployment.

Your role will see you being able to work in a fast paced environment where you will be able to solve problems in a prompt manner. You will be a core member of how the business can grow and you will play a crucial role in how tech drives the company.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • You will need to collect, store, process and transform datasets
  • Build and Design data lakes and warehouses
  • You will manage and build ETL pipelines
  • You will work with data to influence business decisions

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5+ years in the data field and 2-3 in technical contributor role
  • Strong experience with Python or Java or scala
  • Extensive experience in 2 of the following: Microsoft SQL Server, Azure Data Factory or other ETL/ELT toolset, Azure Synapse Analytics, SSIS and T-SQL, Snowflake, Spark/Databricks
  • Exposure to data modelling
  • Experience with realtime data streaming i.e. using Apache Kafka would be a bonus
  • Strong understanding of Azure

COMPETITIVE BENEFITS!

HOW TO APPLY:
If you are interested in this position please contact:

Iona Simpson at iona.simpson@xcede.com