Data Engineer

Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £70000 per annum + benefits, pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 121120_1583768911
Contact Name: Brad Newton
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2020 15:48

Job Description

Data Engineer (start-up)


Our client is an exciting tech start-up operating in the electric vehicle space. They are looking to recruit a Data Engineer to build their data lake and further set up the relevant pipes with the data suppliers, IoT devices and partners.

Data is core to the platform and therefore the data quality must be robust. The Data Engineer is critical to build out this platform and set up a scalable, integral process to their data analytics and product offering.

Responsibilities of the Data Engineer

  • Work with the Tech team to understand the various data sources and platforms used with the IoT devices
  • Deliver a scalable data platform that pulls in data from various partners, entities and IoT devices
  • Set up and perform data quality tests to ensure data accuracy
  • Build an analytical layer so that analysts and data scientists can efficiently interrogate the data
  • Generate a data library that captures what data is held in the platform

Experience required

  • Demonstrate strong data-driven decision making and be able to optimise how data is captured while ensuring scalability and speed.
  • Able to articulate needs to the tech team and participate in product sprints to ensure technical requirements are captured.
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable to change in a fast-paced environment. Be able to juggle priorities when necessary and quickly get up to speed.
  • Track record of building data lakes and analytical platforms using Python. Experience with AWS tech stack preferred.

Salary £70k+ benefits

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Data Engineer, Electric Vehicles, Start-up, IoT, Internet of things, Python, AWS

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