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Senior Data Engineer

Job Description

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

This is an opportunity that Xcede are ecstatic to share with you! This is a world-leading business that is revolutionising its niche industry- in which it supplies its customers with one of the most loved items to gift. Over the past years the company has seen its growth increase by 100% annually, even through the pandemic. Their organization has been ranked in Europe amongst the top six fastest growing tech companies, and have won awards for best small companies to work for. Through technology and data the company can continue to grow and provide the high rates of satisfaction to their millions of customers.
As a data engineer for this company you will work alongside the data scientists and another data engineer as well as collaborating with product managers and back-end engineers to name a few. With thousands of transactions a month there is a lot of data to be collected and processed so that ML models can be trained. You will be storing data in their Snowflake built data warehouse and the use technologies such as Lambda and SageMaker from the AWS ecosystem to deploy models.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Building and maintaining pipelines (using Meltano framework)
*Using dbt to develop data transformations on their data platform (Snowflake)
*You will need to develop and document their data architecture
*You will be to be able to design tests to challenge and validate data quality

REQUIREMENTS:
*3+ years of data engineering experience
*Experience using SQL
*Strong background using Python
*Background in cloud data warehousing solutions
*Strong knowledge of ETL (or ELT) processes
*Ability to keep up with new trends in data tools and usage
*Strong ability to communicate technical processes and ideas with a non-technical audience
*It would be desired if yu have a background working in e-commerce
*Snowflake experience (bonus)
*Some knowledge of a cloud platform either AWS, GCP or Azure

BENEFITS:
*25 days holiday + your birthday off + bank holidays
*Health plan
*Childcare vouchers and options
*Pension plan and contributions
*Trips (aboard when allowed!)
*Weekly wellbeing activities such as yoga
*Company wide events
*Cycle to work scheme
… and many more!

HOW TO APPLY:

This is a very exciting opportunity and applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment
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