Ref: 05012021SB_1609872802

Lead Data Engineer

England, Greater Manchester

  • 80000 to 85000 GBP
  • Engineer Role
  • Skills: AWS, data engineer, kafka, streamsets, streaming, python, sql, apache, ksql, etl, pipelines, bigquery, hadoop, spark,
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Lead Data Engineer


Job Description

I am seeking an experienced Lead Data Engineer to join a leading Digital Transformation consultancy based in Manchester or Leeds.

You will be joining a wider team of Engineers, working heavily across industries such as: Financial Services & Insurance, Energy & Commercial and Public Sector.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior/Lead Engineer to join an exciting team known and recognised for being pioneers in their field.

You will be expected to lead a team of engineers and delivery on multiple projects.

To be considered, you must have the following:

Role & Responsibilities

* Lead the team to create data platforms based around modern open source products and cloud-native technologies (AWS)
* Lead Engineering teams and work with both internal stakeholders and end customers
* Both lead and work on machine learning algorithms and oversee delivery/deployment
* Help support and operating production systems
* Work on open-source stream-processing software platform (Kafka)
* Build and maintain databases: SQL Server / PosteSQL / MySQL

Skills & Qualifications

* Experience working with AWS cloud providers
* Experience with data reporting and visualisation tools (PowerBI, Tableau, Qlik)
* Experience of Hadoop big data platforms (either Cloudera / Hortonworks or cloud native equivalents)
* Experience with Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation)
* Demonstrable experience in automating operations tasks with one or more scripting languages