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Overview

Role: Data Engineer

Job Type: Contract (Outside IR35)

Location: Remote

Length: 3 Months

Start Date: ASAP

Role:

Reporting to the Head of Technology, the role of Data Engineer will work very closely with the Head of Data to design and build data platforms for our firm.

This role will require excellent business knowledge and technical skills to successfully deliver data needs for various parts of the business. We are looking to source data from various partners and build a data model which is scalable, flexible and adaptable to ever changing business needs. Data model will in turn be implemented to create a cloud-based data platform in Microsoft Azure.

Key Responsibilities of the role are:
-Participate in the workshops to gather requirement from different business area and implement them into the data design
-Plan, design and develop data solutions using, Azure data lake gen2, Azure SQL, Azure Analysis Services and Azure Data Factory
-Debugging, monitoring and troubleshooting ETL solutions
-Writing relational and multidimensional database queries
-Ensure that the architectural principles and standards are maintained
-Provide the best practices and guidelines for managing data of different levels of complexity
-Provide hands-on support for all Data related activities within the BI Team Candidate Profile

An ideal candidate would have a strong background in data and analytics with data engineering experience using Microsoft Azure cloud services in the retail banking domain. Along with good technical and analytical skills, we are looking forn candidate who has the ability to work in a fast paced environment and interact with business directly to understand data
requirements.

Skills:
-Relevant experience as an ETL Developer
-Understanding of Data Architecture / Data Modelling. Understanding of Kimball DW methodology.
-Experienced SQL skills, ability to code and mine data
-Experience with large complex data sources of different types and have Data Modelling experience
-Understanding of the SQL Server technology stack, database design and programming
-Able to deliver a broad range of data engagements in areas such as Data Architecture, Data Integration, Data Analytics, Data Lineage, Data Governance, Data Quality and BI Reporting
-Use of data profiling tools, ETL and data management tools
-Full project lifecycle experience from initial design and data modelling through development, testing and into production support

-Experience in data interpretation
-Experience working with a source control solution (Azure DevOps, Git or similar)
-Self-starter and motivator with the ability to work in an autonomous fast-paced environment
-The ability to work on multiple tasks/projects, work under pressure and meet agreed deadlines

Key Technical Skills:
Essential
-Data Modelling
-Azure SQL Server
-Azure Data lake gen2
-Azure Data Factory
-Azure DevOps or similar
-Python or another programming language like Java, C#

Desirable
-Microservices
-Azure SQL Datawarehouse
-Azure Blob Storage
-Bash scripting
-Power BI or similar like Tableau

Austin Fraser is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.