Principal Data Engineer
Salary £70,000 - £80,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Consultant Leah Shannon
Date posted 17 May 20192019-05-20 2019-07-16 it Coventry West Midlands GB GBP 70000 80000 80000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk
Principal Data Engineer Coventry, West Midlands – Salary up to £80,000 + Benefits Would you like the opportunity to work for a fast-growing SME with the security and backing of a global blue-chip? Known for their innovative nature in the market, a Coventry-based business is going through a period of rapid growth. Taking a flexible approach to working, this business also forms part of a wider group that stands as one of the largest companies in the world. They are undoing one of the biggest Data programmes and transformations at present which you will be a part of, so this is a very exciting time to join them.
Working closely with the Data Scientists and Data Analysts, you will be identifying source system data and transforming this to create solutions that drive the analytics and data modelling approach.
With innovation at the heart of their approach, you will use your creativity and problem-solving skills to learn and implement new technologies, providing valuable insight as their Analytics continues to grow.
As the Principal Data Engineer, your responsibilities will include:
Building the infrastructure and architecture to support the data gathering and preparation using complex data sources to provide insight and enable innovation.
Help support and implement the strategy for data engineering within Data and Intelligence leadership team.
Act as a mentor or a go-to for more junior people in the team for knowledge on the technical tools
Oversee and grow the function specifically for Data Engineers.
Key skills that we look for:
Experience and passion for Big Data Technologies. (e.g. Spark / Hadoop / NoSQL Database)
Understanding of the complex challenges involved and ability to communicate these with strong problem-solving skills
Experience of working on Cloud projects (AWS)
Strong development background (scripting/programming languages – SQL, Python, Scala, C#, R +)
Understanding of Data Warehousing, ETL
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to deal with stakeholders
This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Data expert to take their next step as Principal Data Engineer to contribute to and become a part of one of the biggest Data Intelligence programmes across all companies in the market. This is a unique role which offers huge growth and development opportunities. Please apply for more information or contact Leah.Shannon@Robertwalters.com