Data Engineer - new job in Southampton, UK

Data Engineer
  • £41,000 - £52,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Southampton, Hampshire, England, UK Southampton Hampshire GBR SO16 0AS
Job Ref: BBBH34341
Sector: Data & Analytics
Date Added: 13 September 2022

About the role: We have an opportunity for a highly motivated Data Engineer to join our Data Capture & Engineering team in developing our next generation geospatial data.

Using big data technologies (primarily Databricks, an implementation of Apache Spark) you will develop, support, and maintain automated processes that enrich and transform our large-scale data.

Working in a forward-thinking agile environment, this role will challenge you to develop scalable and reliable solutions to produce high-quality data that will form part of our data products. You will have a logical approach to analysing and interpreting requirements, enabling you to apply your knowledge and solve complex problems to effectively control the capture of geospatial data.

Your team will look to you for technical coaching and mentoring, as you work together to develop and deliver processes that are logical, robust, efficient, performant, maintainable and supportable.

What we're looking for: If you're interested in joining a team that lies at the heart of what we are about, we're looking for an individual that can demonstrate skills and experience in:

  • Working with complex Geospatial data and a logical approach to problem solving.
  • Knowledge of data structures and experience querying databases.
  • Software engineering - one or more language (such as Scala or Python)
  • Track record in developing and delivering production ready components.
  • Good knowledge of testing approaches and best practice
  • Providing technical coaching and mentoring
  • Advocating software engineering industry best practice
  • Interpreting detailed specifications and translating into simple solutions
  • Apache Spark/Databricks experience (desirable)
  • Experience of working in Microsoft Azure (desirable)

The rewards: We want you to love what you do. That's why our benefits package rewards a job well done. We'll give you: * Salary: £40,749 - £52,734 (dependent on experience) * Performance related bonus * Competitive pension * 37 hour working week (with flexible working options) * 25 days annual leave - Plus bank holidays and an extra 3 over Christmas * Training and development - We offer in-house training, a variety of masterclasses, bespoke training, study leave, access to learning resources and professional membership subscriptions * A wide range of additional benefits including free parking, paid volunteer day, support with health and wellbeing, sports and social activities, staff discount on over 500 national stores and more

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

13/10/2022 11:06:18
GBP 41000 52000 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Amy Stratford

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