• Location: London, England
  • Date Posted: 21st Aug, 2020
  • Reference: 20ATJFI

Lead Data Engineer

Financial Services - Central London

(£70,000 - £90,000)

My Client are a London based Data-driven organisation who operate across Big Data, Data Science and IOT within the Financial Services sector.

We are looking for a Senior Data Engineer with leadership capabilities to step into the role and execute projects using a range of Cloud and Big Data technologies.

The company currently use AWS, Azure and GCP in addition to the likes of Hadoop, Kafka and Spark (to name but a few.) By working within their Engineering team, you will regularly broaden your skill-set through the adoption of the latest, cutting-edge tech and utilising them within the projects and combination with your existing Data-expertise. To get you where you need to be, you will be fully supported with in-house and external training programmes/courses to enhance your learning and development path.


Data Engineering - some exposure to Data Science and ML

Work with Cloud technologies and utilise cutting-edge Big Data technologies

Client facing duties - communicating with Stakeholders and C-suite within Financial Services

Leadership - Leading small team of Data Engineers

Development & Architecture - using your key programming skills and Microservice Architecture expertise


  • Good solid programming experience (Python, Scala, Java or GO)

  • Big Data (Hadoop, Kafka, Spark)

  • Cloud (AWS, Azure or GCP)

  • Microservices - Kubernetes

  • Good experience working with APIs


  • Competitive Salary

  • Regular training and courses (including certifications)

  • Partial Remote working

  • Company pension scheme

  • Regular social events and networking opportunities

  • High end Company laptops