Senior Data Engineer


Rodney Williams

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North West England



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Role: Senior Data Engineer

Location: Remote

Benefits: Up to £60,000 + PMI, Pension and more

Are you an experienced data engineer looking for an opportunity within one of the fastest growing national digital retailers? Our client are currently on the lookout for a senior data engineer to scale the data engineering team.

This is an exciting and challenging role in a fast-paced environment. You will be a part of the Data Platform team and provide a crucial role on a range of support, development and project tasks to transform the data and information landscape along with support and integrated technology to enable the business to fully exploit its data.


  • Translating business problems and data related requirements into solution options, providing the conduit between customers, IT Delivery teams and the IT Data Delivery team in order to deliver optimal solutions
  • Designing, developing and implementing new and optimal data system/solutions, to meet business requirements
  • Maintaining and improving the performance of existing data systems/solution, ensuring they are safe and reliable for the business
  • Proactively identifying, recommending and optimising delivery process, practices and tooling, supporting and driving continuous improvement across IT Delivery
  • Adhering to IT Delivery governance, controls, methodologies and compliance standards and expectations

Essential Skills:

  • Strong understanding of relational database structures, principles and best practices
  • Knowledge of enterprise data warehousing, data integration and Business Intelligence (BI) reporting.
  • Significant experience working with Microsoft Azure (Data factory, Azure Functions, data lake storage)
  • Experience with Snowflake
  • Significant SQL experience
  • Significant Experience delivering as part of an Agile delivery team
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Ability to deliver in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Experience in effectively managing a range of tasks and priorities, simultaneously
  • Proven track record communication and engagement at multiple levels
  • Ability to engage, challenge and influence others to achieve productive solutions
  • Appropriate professional qualification/experience
  • Excellent critical thinking and solution creation skills
  • Confident and resilient
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills and presence

Beneficial Skills:

  • Experience with Python a plus
  • Experience with making data available for Microsoft PowerBI a plus

If you wish to apply for this position, please email us at