Prev vacancy

Data Engineer

Next vacancy
  • UK, Yorkshire and the Humber, Yorkshire, Sheffield
  • Negotiable (Within IR35)
  • Contract , 6 months
  • Full time

This contract with our central government client is for a Data Engineer for 6 months. The role is located in Birmingham, Sheffield, Newcastle, Manchester, Blackpool, or Leeds.  


Job Description:  


Core Purpose Data Engineers are responsible for the creation and maintenance of analytics infrastructure, providing the foundations for data needs. Data Engineers are responsible for developing, constructing, maintenance and testing of architectures, such as databases and large-scale processing systems, implementing data flows to connect operational systems, and writing and executing ETL scripts and codes.  


As a Data Engineer, you will be part of a team that delivers proactive, innovative and insightful data products via agile philosophies, using best in practice cloud technologies that tangibly improves the outcomes for millions of citizens across the country. You will work closely with stakeholders to develop and maintain modern robust data products and services.  


Key responsibilities include:  

• Responsible for the development of modern, efficient, robust data pipelines and products, making use of cloud native and best in class technologies as appropriate.  

• Develop automated data ingest routines, workflows and mappings for structured and unstructured data.  

• Development of complex data models for new and existing data sources to provide accessible and reusable data for the company, other Government Departments, and Private Sector Partners  

• Define and implement version control mechanisms and strategies for the source code of the product.  

• Supporting the growth of the team, by keeping abreast of market and industry trends, and sharing knowledge and experience with the rest of the team.  

• Coach, mentor and develop more junior members of staff, building capability within the team and the data engineering practice.


- Experience in designing, building and deploying efficient, scalable, automated ETL/ELT pipelines with Microsoft Azure tooling (e.g. Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Azure Databricks) with proficiency in SQL/Python. - Advanced  


- Experience of monitoring and alerting on pipeline success/failure with the ability to embed appropriate quality checks within ETL/ELT processes. - Advanced  


- Experience of database technologies and data modelling techniques eg RDBMS/ NoSql/ Kimball, and Datalake storage. - Advanced  


- Experience of distributed version control tools, and awareness of modern code deployment methods (CI/CD). Good working knowledge

  • Contact: Gamal Clarke
    020 7531 5757 (Offline)
  • Date: 17.03.2023
  • Deadline: Today
  • Quote ref: 990035/64577

Similar jobs

Senior Software Developer
Negotiable, Permanent

Senior Software Developer

Our client is a major design, engineering and project management consultancy who has been rapidly growing within...
Data Insights & Delivery Team Lead
Negotiable, Permanent

Data Insights & Delivery Team Lead

Our client is a major design, engineering and project management consultancy who has been rapidly growing within...
This website uses cookies to enhance your user experience. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of these cookies. See our Cookie Policy.