• Location: London, England
  • Date Posted: 28th Jun, 2021
  • Reference: 280621SA

Data Engineer Team Lead-£75000-£80000

Candidate will be an experienced Leader with a strong record of attracting and growing great engineers through hiring, coaching, mentoring, and hands-on career development who will also foster an inclusive environment where all points of view are welcomed and encouraged.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develop skills across the existing team and recruit talent to build a high performing team that enables a scalable data technology platform

  • Lead agile practice adoption across the team that results in engineering excellence, reliability, and predictable delivery

  • Establish and evangelize best practices, frameworks and processes across data engineering

  • Lead your team and collaborate with architects within the company to design and evolve the new data platform

  • Oversee technical strategy across data integration, data lake, data warehousing and data access layers

  • Work cross-functionally and collaboratively in driving development of solutions for the organization

  • Working with databricks within an Azure environment.


  • 3+ years management experience

  • Advanced in Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL/ELT)

  • 5+ years' experience in a data engineering role

  • Prefer experience working with data science and AI/ML teams, with understanding of these workflows

  • Exceptional communication skills and can translate technical concepts into easy-to-understand language for business partners

  • Solid understanding and experience building microservices and RESTful APIs

  • Experience with Spark, databricks, Apache kafka, snowflake and Azure Technologies a plus

  • Advanced Database design (NoSQL and/or SQL)