Senior Data Engineer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £70000 - £85000 per annum + a range of benefits!

  • Contact:

    Niall Wharton

  • Contact email:

    niall.wharton@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    PR/006187_1619184853

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Senior Data Engineer - Renewable Energy
London - wfh within the UK (and office access) available
£70,000-£85,000 + benefits


Intro / about the company

Xcede's Data Engineering recruitment function is currently partnered with an exciting energy tech company that are utilising machine learning and data to enable businesses & individuals to change the nature of their energy consumption towards increased utilisation of renewable/sustainable sources.

What they're looking for

The company are actively recruiting for a Senior Data Engineer to join their established Data function. The unit already contains a number of excellent Data Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers, but they're currently shouldering too much of the Data Engineering workload. The resulting vacancy is an opportunity to help decide the future of their data ingestion methods and a chance to truly work hand in hand with some brilliant machine learning professionals (who are delivering a scale and directly impacting the key company metrics).

Key Tasks

*Designing and building the company's Data Warehouse (Snowflake)
*Building data pipelines (both batch and stream for their real-time work)
*Help define the company's overall data strategy

Desired Skills & Experience

*Significant commercial experience working in a Data Engineering position
*Ideally a degree in Computer Science or similar
*Experience with modern cloud data warehouses (Amazon Redshift / Google BigQuery/ Snowflake - *preferred*)
*Experience with both batch and stream ingestion - Kafka preferred
*Bonus points for dbt & Airflow experience!