Data Engineer

R M Solutions UK Ltd
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

We’re looking to recruit a Data Engineer to build and enhance large scale batch and real-time data pipelines, processes and data management flows to maximise the value to the end patient/customer.

You will be working in a team of highly talented Engineers and Data Scientists. Your main responsibility will be to write highly performant and scalable code that will run on top of our Data platform. Also, you will be working closely with the Data Science team to support them in the ETL process (including the cohorts building efforts).

Role Requirements

  • Previous work experience as a data or software engineer ideally focused on real-time analytics processes or creating pipelines for large volume data streams.
  • extensive hands-on experience with SQL (we use Postgres)

  • strong programming skills (Node JS, Python, Java, Ruby, R, Javascript; we love them all) but with emphasis on the first three.

  • familiarity with AWS and Apache stacks including Lambda, EC2, EMR, Athena etc.

  • Unix development skills including shell scripting and automation.

  • exposure to big data/NoSQL systems and the issues that arise from working with large data sets.

  • a self-starter attitude with an enthusiasm to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented, start-up environment.

  • experience in financial or other strongly regulated industry where oversight and attention to detail is paramount

Technical Skills

  • Front end Javascript skills combined with backend Java/Node JS/Python depth.
  • Skills working with structured and unstructured data sets.

  • Micro-service architecture development experience.

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