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Senior Data Engineer - City

Ref: 167 Date Posted: Wednesday 24 Feb 2021
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Senior Data Engineer

Leeds City Centre

£65 - £70K

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

We are looking for a senior engineer who is highly proficient in multiple languages, has experience in production-grade applications in the cloud (AWS/Azure/GCP) & works with structured & unstructured data.

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:

  • High proficiency with multiple languages
  • Experience in production-grade applications in the cloud
  • Working in cloud environments (AWS/Azure/GCP)
  • Working with structured & unstructured data
  • Keep up to date with the latest technology
  • Have a base understanding of all backend/frontend & data engineering tech
  • Be able to tell a story with data visualisation tools
  • Someone who likes to work on specific problem statements and use cases
  • Mentoring technical team members
  • 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