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Lead Data Engineer Python Java Kafka

Job Title: Lead Data Engineer Python Java Kafka
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15524/A/KS/051120_1604568888
Contact Name: Data Team
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Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Lead Data Engineer (Python Java Kafka Data Analytics Machine Learning). Would you like to work with the latest technologies, build systems from scratch and get stuff done? You could be joining a fast growing FinTech that is helping to revolutionise consumer banking through the use of advanced data centric, SaaS Cloud based banking technology.

As a Lead Data Engineer you will take ownership of the Data Analytics platform, leading a feature team to deliver a data and analytics service to support Machine Learning. You'll remain hands-on producing detailed technical work as well high level architectural designs; improving the capabilities of the data platform to provide value to clients including data visualisation UIs, engineering the Machine Learning data pipeline and complex workflows for Data Scientists.

Driven by technology the company can offer a remote interview / process and 100% work from home during the current social distancing measures with 2-3 days a week WFH thereafter. When you're in the office you can enjoy a great team environment with spacious dining area, continuous supply of breakfast, snacks and drinks as well as games rooms and quiet spaces.

*Strong data engineering with experience of open source big data technologies (e.g. Kafka, Spark, Flink)
*Advanced Python and / or Java coding ability, Scala nice to have
*Fundamental understanding of database systems and the trade-offs between different styles of database, strong technical design skills for data centric solutions
*Good understanding of containerised application development and container orchestration systems such as Kubernetes, Terraform
*Collaborative and pragmatic with experience of leading a team, mentoring and helping to develop others

As a Lead Data Engineer you will earn a competitive salary (to £120k, negotiable) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Lead Data Engineer opportunity.