Job Overview

Data Engineer

Location: City of London, London Salary: £Negotiable
Type: Permanent Contact: Reading Team
Posted: 6 months ago

Overall Job Purpose

The Data Engineer will be responsible for delivering the underlying data and APIs to support the implementation of innovative machine learning applications. Working with rich datasets, cutting edge technology and help shape new data science projects in an innovative company.


  • Work with Data Scientists to implement robust and trustworthy data to support high-performance algorithms and predictive models
  • Deploy and maintain machine learning models as APIs for use in our live environments
  • Employ a variety of languages and tools (e.g. scripting languages) to develop and manage robust data pipelines connecting various systems
  • Develop datasets and processes that facilitate data modelling, mining
  • Provide clean, usable data to data scientists and recommend ways to improve data reliability, efficiency and quality
  • Research opportunities for data acquisition and new uses for existing data
  • Work collaboratively with the Data Science, Data Architecture and other IT delivery teams to design, construct, install, test and maintain highly scalable data management systems.

Skills Required


  • Degree in Information Technology/Systems/Sciences/Maths
  • Proven experience in BI, data warehousing, data management and data delivery, database and ETL technologies
  • Experience using languages / tools / databases such as SQL and NoSQL, R, Python, etc.
  • Strong technical experience in designing and delivering data in BI warehouse and/or Big Data Lakes, supporting on premise and cloud architecture
  • Microsoft SQL Server technologies
  • Hands-on/technical experience with high proficiency on Big Data technology and toolsets
  • Experience developing, deploying and maintaining machine learning APIs
  • Experience working with data scientists or quantitative / statistical analysts
  • Experience working with AWS, Azure or similar
  • Flexibility to travel between our different Office locations


  • Prior experience on Big Data appliances like Netezza, Cloudera, Hadoop etc.
  • Prior experience in using Agile methodology
  • Understanding of data architecture & modelling
  • Previous insurance or financial services industry experience
  • Open Source ETL tools.
  • Software and database as a service skills
If you are interested in this role, please send your CV over for review. 

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