Data Engineer

Posted 11 September by Modis
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An Data Engineer is needed for a well-known Media / Tech company based in London. You will support the on-going cloud migration project moving to AWS and its core stack.

Key for this role is that you have hands on knowledge of AWS, Redshift and Python. They use Luigi for building data pipelines all coded in Python.

This role sits in a brand new team which they are looking to hire 4 Data Engineers due to the size of the new Cloud AWS platform they are building. The company will soon become a UK household name given a new video streaming service they are releasing.

As part of the role you will oversee the accessibility and quality of data across multiple sources and platforms to the wider business and service delivery partners. This data includes service usage information, customer personal data and service performance data. It is essential that you have a solid understanding of cloud-based database design principles, and the system development life cycle.

If you are interested in a Lead Data Engineer, Managerial or AWS Data Architect level role, please apply to discuss these positions as well!

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ability to communicate complex technical solutions in a non-technical manner
  • Strong knowledge of API technologies
  • Experience using AWS and its related tools
  • To be proficient in designing efficient and robust ETL workflows
  • Experience with MPP databases (Redshift) and key-value stores (e.g. Redis)
  • Professional experience with Python

Exposure to:

  • Big data serverless technologies (Glue, Athena, Spectrum)
  • Map-Reduce, Data Lakes (S3, HDFS…)
  • Monitoring (CloudWatch, Grafana…)
  • CI/CD (Ansible, Cloudformation, Terraform…)
  • Previous experience working with a Workflow management tool (Airflow, Azkaban, Luigi...)

Desired, nice to have skills:

  • Data streaming experience (kinesis, Kafka…)
  • Visualisation tools (Looker, Tableau…)

Role: Data Engineer
Location: London
Salary: £60k - £75k (can be flexible)

If you are interested in this Data Engineer / Cloud Engineer position please do not hesitate to apply for further details.

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Required skills

  • Python
  • Amazon Web Services
  • AWS
  • Redshift

Reference: 36084394

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