Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Job Reference: IOLC01

Location: Central London
Job Type: Permanent

Salary:
£60000 - £70000 per annum
Sector: IT

Posted 7 days ago

Data Engineer


Permanent, London


£60-70K


This role is working within our client who is a technical company, situated around the world, they require a data engineer with an analytical and business-oriented mindset with the ability to implement rigorous database solutions and best practices in order to produce and influence the adoption of strong quality data insights to drive business decisions in all areas of GitLab. Data Engineers are essentially software engineers who have a focus on data movement and orchestration.


Requirements
  • 2+ years hands-on experience deploying production quality code
  • Professional experience using Python, Java, or Scala for data processing (Python preferred)
  • Knowledge of and experience with data-related Python packages
  • Demonstrably deep understanding of SQL and analytical data warehouses
  • Hands-on experience implementing ETL (or ELT) best practices at scale.
  • Hands-on experience with data pipeline tools
  • Strong data modeling skills and familiarity with the Kimball methodology.
  • Constantly improve product quality, security, and performance
  • Desire to continually keep up with advancements in data engineering practices
  • Catch bugs and style issues in code reviews
  • Ship small features independently
  • Ability to use GitLab
Responsibilities
  • Maintain our data warehouse with timely and quality data
  • Build and maintain data pipelines from internal databases and applications
  • Create and maintain architecture and systems documentation
  • Write maintainable, performant code
  • Implement the DataOps philosophy in everything you do
  • Plan and execute system expansion as needed to support the company's growth and analytic needs
  • Collaborate with Data Analysts to drive efficiencies for their work
  • Collaborate with other functions to ensure data needs are addressed
  • This position is always central and reports to the Manager, Dat
 


Desirable Tools
  • Experience working with Databases with AWS, MySQL, Oracle, and PostgreSQL
  • Working Knowledge with Spark, AWS, Airflow
  • Programming Languages from working knowledge of Python, SQL, T-SQL,PL/SQL, Unix Shell Script, C#

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