Senior Data Engineer

Concorde Recruitment
29 Mar 2019
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Engineer - Senior

Our client a highly respected award winning company are currently on the lookout for a Data Engineer to be responsible for working within the core development interfaces to the differing system databases. Working with both technical & non-technical members of the agile teams, this role will develop and maintain effective solutions to support any data migration or data transformation process.

Responsibilities:Key Tasks

  • Using a firm understanding of the whole data and application life cycle, is capable of rapidly and efficiently introducing him/herself with ongoing developments of different areas. To manage the transformation and manipulation of data in order to transfer data between computer solutions.
  • Masters design of data structures for optimal storage, creation, retrieval or data mining.
  • Proficient with Statistical Data analysis, modelling, and regression
  • Report progress on development at daily stand-ups and escalate issues or slippage in a timely fashion, identifying remedial action to keep the project on track
  • Demonstrate a logical and structured approach to time management and task prioritisation to work within project timelines and budgets
  • Coaches juniors and transfers existing and new acquired knowledge to peers
  • Keep abreast of industry developments and technologies and coach other team members to improve skills
  • Manage source code and version control using GIT
  • Work independently or in conjunction with other developers as the work requires. Participate fully in team planning and work with colleagues to continuously improve the team’s performance
  • Create and maintain strong working relationships with other members of the data team and the wider technology organization

Knowledge & Skills

  • SQL Experience with demonstrable skills in analysing and developing complex SQL queries
  • have a good background in software development (C++, C#, JS) and or mathematics, either by training or experience
  • Have an understanding of common database technologies.
  • Experience in building Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence projects will be advantageous
  • Experience in preparing system design documents, use cases, test cases and other systems documentation
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills to interact with both technical and non-technical personnel in different units
  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment (e.g., collaborate with team members, users and back-end programmers)
  • Have good exposure to DBA skills for MySQL
  • Experience with MySQL database design & architecture, administration, implementation and management
  • Experience with data migration, data conversion, database upgrades, physical modelling, schema designs
  • Familiarity with Linux administration would be an advantage
  • Experience with production support, change control protocols
  • Experience managing highly available environments and configurations
  • Highly self-motivated and directed with keen attention to detail
  • Experience with working in an Agile software development environment.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving/troubleshooting abilities
  • coach and mentor more junior members and spreads knowledge within the team

demonstrate leadership, team and project management skills

This is a full time permanent position offering a salary of between £ 32,000 and £40,000 dependent on experience.

If you would be interested in applying please send an up to date CV detailing your skills and experience.

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