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Data Engineer - Azure, SQL, ETL

Ref: BROADBEAN_331551641392839

on 05 January 2022
Contract Type
£55,000 - £60,000

Data Engineer - ETL, Azure

Modis are currently working in partnership with a market leading enterprise business to recruit an experienced Data Engineer with strong knowledge of ETL and working with both on prem and cloud (azure) technologies.

Please note that this a remote role but you will need to be happy to travel to the office in Northamptonshire on occasion.

The Role

As a Data Engineer you will improve business decision making by standardising the access to data across the organisation from existing systems and applications.

The Responsibilities

  • Work with business leaders, Heads of IT and business process and data owners to identify operational opportunities to leverage data to increase revenue, create operational efficiencies or drive increased compliance.
  • Leverage technology to enable access to resident and external data sources for the purposes of value creation.
  • Catalogue existing data sources, identify new data sources, and add these to the catalogue for future use.
  • Create data pipelines from identified data sources to create and lead efficient and repeatable analytics projects to improve business decision making.
  • Contribute to the definition and communication of data governance policies and principles aligned to the overarching Data Architecture principles.
  • Provide support for data owners to establish and enforce guidelines for data collection, integration and processes across the enterprise.
  • Work collaboratively with analytics teams across the business to prepare data ready for consumption.
  • Educate the organisation on the value and importance of data engineering in order to identify further data pipeline opportunities.
  • Take responsibility for streamlining data pipelines across the enterprise, ensuring they are production ready.
  • Process owner for data extract, transform and load process.

The Requirements

  • Experience with Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) technologies and business intelligence tools from platform providers including Microsoft and Oracle.
  • Significant experience with database technologies (e.g., SQL, NoSQL, Oracle, Hadoop, Teradata etc.)
  • Experience in Master Data Management (MDM), data warehousing, data modelling as well as familiarity with data science concepts.
  • Experience in scripting languages including Python and R
  • Experience with data pipeline methodologies and tooling, specifically on the Microsoft Azure Data stack, including Data Factory, Data Bricks and Azure Data Lake
  • Understanding of metamodels, taxonomies and ontologies, as well as the challenges of applying structured techniques (data modelling) to less-structured sources.
  • Experience of working across multiple deployment environments including cloud, on-premises and hybrid and with multiple operating systems.

If you are looking for an exciting new challenge to join a leading organisation that makes a real and impacting difference, please apply now.

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