Senior Data Engineer (Azure) - Remote

Senior Data Engineer (MS Azure)

Fin Tech

£75000 - £80000

Senior Data Engineer (MS Azure) - Remote

The job

This is an exciting opportunity for a Data Engineer to join a hugely successful and rapidly expanding Fin Tech company to create and maintain an optimal data pipeline architecture and act in a Lead level capacity to support the data engineering function, a key role in driving business performance. This role comes with a huge project pipeline full of variety relating to data quality, reconciliation, and automation to name but a few!

Your role and responsibilities will include creating data orchestration pipelines in Azure Data Factory or Synapse analytics, using Azure Databricks for extractions/ETL as well as identifying suitable solutions to optimise their infrastructure therefore improving efficiency of business processes.

Part of your role will also be to provide technical mentoring for a small team of data engineers within an Agile/DevOps environment.

About you

The ideal candidate will be a Senior Data Engineer with strong experience using the Microsoft Azure technology stack including Data Factory, Databricks or Synapse Analytics. However an AWS, broad data / cloud skill set will also be useful.

You will have great T-SQL, Python / PySpark skills and will be able to demonstrate a good understanding of both structured and unstructured data sources and their manipulation.

Experience working in Agile or DevOps environements is also required. Any experience designing and implementing cloud based technologies, R programing and ML (Machine Learning) is highly desirable however not essential.

You must be an excellent communicator and able to establish strong relationships with relevant stakeholders as well confident in providing technical guidance to a small Data Engineering team.

The company

Highly successful and innovative Fin Tech company. This business is well backed financially by a huge hedge fund who have injected millions of pounds worth of investment allowing the use of cutting edge analytics and paving the way for rapid company growth. It has never been a more exciting time to join a company who will ensure you will be using the most up to date tools/technology, accelerate your career development prospects, see you working with a supportive team whilst having fun along the way!

Why you should do this job

For those who are truly passionate about Data Engineering and consider themselves to be technically data savvy, this is a great opportunity to work on a highly engineered data platform and a number of key projects. The role has become available due to the business growth strategy therefore it is a particularly exciting time to join as there are excellent career development prospects for your future with this business.


£75k upwards +benefits including bonus, 25 days holiday + your birthday off + subsidised gym & more!


Fully remote

What is the process

1-2x Video Face to Face Interview

What should you do now?

If you are a Data Engineer with strong experience with the MS Azure stack or AWS, T-SQL and Python (NumPy / Pandas) or R-coding then please get in contact with Louise! If this is not for you but you can recommend someone, then and let us know - referral fees are paid!

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