Lead Data Engineer

£75,000 - £85,000 per annum + hybrid set-up, car allowance
Posted December 23, 2022

Lead Data Engineer

Are you at Lead Level, and have a background in Data Engineering/ Development in a cloud or big data environment?

Data Idols are working with a well-known global retail company whose consumer food and pet care brands are well known within UK households, who are searching for a Lead Data Engineer!

As a data-focused company, they have been on an impressive journey over the last few years and are now looking to stabilise and future-proof their data… and there’s certainly lots of it.

This opportunity allows a hybrid working set-up, spending around once per week in the London office (Paddington area).

The Opportunity

  • This Lead Data Engineer will be the first Data Engineer within a new area of the business, and will become more hands-off as the team scales.
  • There will be lots of involvements within a mix of both BAU and greenfield projects, with lead responsibilities around technical design and implements of data products, leading best practices and ensuring appropriate delivery.
  • There are some interesting data product areas including marketing, consumer insights, scientific research and advertising.

Skills and Experience

  • Proven experience working with projects in Apache Spark, Databricks or similar
  • Expert Cloud knowledge (Azure is preferred but not essential)
  • Current/ previous Lead experience with mainly hands-off responsibilities

What’s in it for you?

  • Up to £85k DOE
  • £7,000 car allowance
  • Great pension contribution
  • Wider benefits package

Lead Data Engineer

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