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Head of Data Engineering - Technologist

Job Title: Head of Data Engineering - Technologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £95000 - £140000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/14186/A/KS/211019_1571655561
Contact Name: Data Team
Contact Email: data@client-server.com
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Head of Data Engineering (PostgreSQL CockroachDB Distributed Systems AWS). Would you like to work with the latest technologies, build systems from scratch and get stuff done with little red tape to restrict you? 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 Head of Data Engineering you'll head up a small, specialised team to manage critical databases and help other teams within the business to understand the data structure. You'll have responsibility for the technical roadmap and wider data strategy across the business; partnering with stakeholders and other managers to communicate this. You'll be working on things that have never been done before in UK businesses with access to the latest technologies such as CockroachDB in an AWS cloud environment and data infrastructure within an Infrastructure as Code paradigm.

You'll be based in modern, open plan offices with all the latest kit; a well stocked kitchen / canteen area and a highly motivated team atmosphere with flexible working opportunities. Excellent opportunity to advance your career.

Requirements:

*You're a data technologist with a passion for innovation
*You have the knowledge and expertise to formulate data strategy for highly secure distributed computing systems
*You have an indepth knowledge of SQL and strong experience with PostgreSQL
*You have a good understanding of software development with Java, Go and / or Python and Distributed Systems Computing
*You keep up to date with industry developments and are aware of CockroachDB and want to learn more
*You're collaborative with strong communication skills

As Head of Data Engineering you will earn a competitive salary (to £140k) plus benefits.

Apply now or call to find out more about this Head of Data Engineering opportunity.