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Azure Data Engineer


Job description

Azure Data Engineer


Data Engineer for an Insurance and Banking leader in Stockholm

The data team for this company is growing as then embark on a challenging journey with insurance services and modernisation of platforms, which right now includes stepping into the cloud and introducing new technologies and techniques.

Your mission as the Data Engineer is to enable the organisation and stakeholders to be data-driven as you harmonise data and enable stakeholders to absorb the information and act.

The current initiative is to break down the monolith platform and migrate it to the cloud. The key technologies they will be using in their data pipelines are Apache Spark (Scala), Azure SQL Server and Azure Data Lake Analytics. You aren't expected to have expertise or experience in all areas, but they do expect an open mind for learning and eventually be comfortable in several of them.

You will also work closely with the analytic team who are currently migrating all dashboards and databases from QlikView to Power BI.

It's important for the team to have a strong understanding of automation as this is something that runs through the business and their internal team - an eye for automation in their environment and clever adoption of build and release pipelines is something that's highly valued.

This position offers you a high level of responsibility and control over data and analysis as you will be heading up all new and existing projects, in close collaboration with stakeholders.

The team are really close-knit and support knowledge sharing, with plenty of scope for personal progression. Some of the team have been there for several years and progressed from mid-level developers into more senior positions across the business - this is supported with certifications and conferences to enhance your learning.

Summary & requirements for this position:

  • 4 years experience with data engineering

  • Data modelling, data warehousing, data visualisation

  • Experience with Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, or equivalent Big Data tools

  • Comfortable with programming languages (Python or Java)

  • High-level of responsibility across the team

  • Direct collaboration with stakeholders

  • Fun and supportive culture with social events and access to company get-away locations

  • Market-leading salary and benefits

  • 30 days vacation and some of the best pension and healthcare benefits

This position requires fluency in Swedish

Apply to this advert with your CV if you're interested in finding out more.

I am also available on 46 77 588 8615 and, or you can find me on LinkedIn ( )