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Data Engineer - City

Ref: 166 Date Posted: Sunday 29 Nov 2020
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Data Engineer

Leeds City Centre

£45 - £50K

We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Engineer to join a fantastic tech start up in Leeds City centre.

We are looking for a data engineer with experience in big data projects who has an appreciation of frontend technologies & is interested in working across multiple projects.

You will play a critical role in building and maintaining applications for data & analytics projects and products we provide to our clients. As we specialise in data and analytics, we are looking for developers who are excited by the ability to work across different problems, projects and clients and who genuinely cares about the end to end data space (including engineering, science, quality, analytics and BI). These are client-facing roles, focused on helping clients solve operational problems, using data and analytics. An integral part of our data team, you will be happy to use modern tools to solve old legacy problems.

Dealing with ambiguity is a critical part of the job, as well as helping the client and internal team focus on specific problem statements and use cases.


Person Specification:

  • Demonstrable 2-3 years’ worth of experience in big data projects
  • Experience in working with Spark or extensively with Pandas
  • Has experience in production-grade applications in the cloud (AWS / Azure / GCP)
  • Has experience in working with serverless technologies
  • Has worked in a full-stack environment & has an appreciation of front-end technologies
  • Experience with CI/CD Pipelines
  • Experience in client-facing roles
  • Someone who likes to work on specific problem statements and use cases
  • Our values are important to us, we want to work with people who feel the same


  • Competitive Salary
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Private healthcare