Senior Data Engineer / New Data Team / Hybrid Working

Senior Data Engineer / New Data Team / Hybrid Working

Job Title: Senior Data Engineer / New Data Team / Hybrid Working
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000
Reference: 26278
Contact Name: Sam Smith
Job Published: August 10, 2021 17:39

Job Description

Senior Data Engineering / New Data Team / Hybrid Working / Up to £80,000 + 20% Bonus

I have recently begun working with a fantastic International B2B Business Analytics consultancy who specialises in Data Science led products. The company have recently begun expanding the Data Engineering function in the UK and are now looking to hire a Senior Data Engineer with experience leading projects to lay the foundations of the new team and look to grow the team in the next 12 months.


The company were founded 15 years ago and have grown to having 4 offices located in Europe, America and Asia and currently employ over 250 Data Science consultants. Since being founded they have completed 1,000s of client projects in a range of industries from retail, Automitve to telecom and financial services, these projects center around generating data capital and immediate business gains. From these projects they have created $1Bn profit and have grown on average by over 10% each year.

They are now looking to replicate their existing Data Engineering function in the London team which currently consist of 25 consultants, and you will be joining the team as the initial hire with the aim to build and grow the team in the next 12 months.


As a Senior Data Engineer, you will be leading Data Engineering solutions alongside the businesses Data Science consultants, this will include all aspects of project delivery from advisory stages to implementation to client interactions. Some of your key responsibilities will range from hands on delivery of projects from initial conceptions to deployments and recommendations and high level strategic and organizational recommendations on both internal and external Data Engineering projects.

Some of the projects you will have the opportunity to work on are:

  • Data Infrastructure and Architecture solutions
  • Revenue strategy – including all aspects of consumer analysis
  • Data Lake & Cloud enablement solutions

The position will sit alongside the management team meaning you will have full autonomy on projects and will be supporting various business initiatives including the mentoring and onboarding of new employees.


  • Significant Python experience
  • Experience with Data Architecture
  • Strong Cloud Platform experience (Azure preferable)
  • Strong SQL experience
  • Data management experience using: Python / Spark / SQL


On offer is a salary of up to £80,000 with a personal annual bonus of 20% and a 5-10% company bonus. Additionally you will be able to work remotely the majority of your time but will be required in office a few times each month. In addition to the salary the company offer a fantastic benefits package of 33 days paid leave, Private healthcare including life / critical illness cover and access to unique training programs and packages.

Senior Data Engineering / New Data Team / Hybrid Working / Up to £80,000 + 20% Bonus