Data Engineer, 6 Month Contract, January Start, up to £485 per day, Amazing Blue Chip Technology Led Organisation in Cambridge.
Overview of the Data Engineer:
We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic contractor working in the role of a Data Engineer in our clients multidisciplinary Data Science team.
The team that the Data Engineer will work in is a newly formed one, focused on optimising the engineering flows to accelerate product deliveries. The team achieves this by applying a mixture of data science / machine learning, data engineering and data visualisation disciplines to a variety of complex and mainly engineering problems.
Your primary focus will be in applying data analysis to take on complex, interesting data challenges and extract actionable information from high-dimensional (engineering) data.
Key Responsibilities of the Data Engineer:
Apply data modelling, data quality control and data validation techniques, etc to solve complex engineering data challenges
Work with the data science team to provide various views, prototype and deploy solutions
Process, cleanse, and verify the integrity of different types of data
Generate views for productions in development, deploy and maintain already in production
Required Skills and Qualifications Required:
Experience in ETL and data processing: Extraction, consolidation, and processing data from various data sources to be used for visualization
Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases
Data modelling, data quality control and data validation skills
Experience in designing interactive data visualizations
Required technologies: Tableau, Spark, Scala, Jira, Git/Gerrit
Ability to rapidly prototype and deploy solutions
Data-oriented personality, attention to detail
Deep understanding of software development workflow, such as Git usage, CI/CD, etc.
A good university degree and/or extraordinary talent in data Engineering, mathematics, statistics, or other data engineering related areas
Industry experience, Maters/Engineering equivalent expertise and/or extraordinary talent in Data Engineering
Ability to use data science tools and languages, including Presto, Python, D3.js etc
Experience in working with Data Science team.
Interest and endurance in taking on a complex, challenging data problem
Proficiency in gathering, cleansing and analysing data