Head of Data Engineering

Trust In Soda Ltd
London (Greater)
£100,000 - £130,000
01 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Data Engineering

Apache Storm, Semantic data architecture, Redshift, Kinesis, Kafka


For a leading e-commerce client, we are currently hiring for a Head of Data Engineering. They have over 7 million customers in more than 20 countries and this is a brand new role within the team. You will be building a platform to allow cross functional teams to test, learn, develop and then iterate to an exceptional customer experience in order to increase revenue. To back up this vision they are also working on a brand new real time data platform which will capture and aggregate data across various tech platforms. This is a very exciting opportunity as you will be heading up the data engineering team who will be responsible for building this new data platform from the ground up.

You need to have very strong experience building a data platform/data team before (Symantec data model that everyone can trust) This platform will support BI/Finance/data science team(search and recommendations)

Relevant technologies: Apache Storm, Semantic data architecture, Redshift, Kinesis, Kafka

You will be responsible for managing their data engineering teams but also developing best practice and data strategy.

You will need to ensure the data available to the business is secure and reliable and you will be a central part in building a data-driven culture

You will manage and collaborate with third parties where necessary

You will be responsible for hiring and expanding your team

Excellent benefits package available

Opportunities like this do not come onto the market often so if you feel you are qualified for this role then please apply for the full details.

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