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Data Engineer

Job description

Data Engineer

  • Business Analytics, Cloud based tooling, Solution Development
  • Salary circa £52,000 - £55,000 plus benefits
  • eCommerce, Retail, Online Digital

We are looking for a talented Data Engineer to join one of the UK's fastest growing and most exciting digital companies. Build new products, engineer new solutions, create systems and platforms that enable people all over the world to connect through a single digital marketplace.

About You:

You are an experienced Data Engineer where your main responsibility will be to maintain and develop the analytics platform that empowers stakeholders across the organisation to make relevant decisions.

Desired Skills:

  • API
  • BigQuery
  • Business Intelligence Engineer
  • DBT
  • Data Engineer
  • GCP
  • Google cloud
  • MySQL
  • Tableau
  • business intelligence
  • sql


  • Responsible for building out the business's analytics capabilities using leading cloud based tooling.
  • Responsible for deigning and documenting solutions that brig new datasets into the business
  • Responsible for maintaining semantic level transformational models that empower decisions within the organisation
  • Design and release user-accessible business reports in line with requirements and existing outputs
  • Driving innovation in the marketplace through the development of data products


  • Experience developing and managing cloud based data warehousing environments (Bigquery, Snowflake, Redshift)
  • An understanding of ETL / ELT tools and software (Airbyte, Fivetran, Stitch).
  • The ability to create and manage multiple data pipelines through development environments into production.
  • The ability to transform raw data into usable business datasets that have multi-purpose uses and bring the data to life for the end user (preferably DBT).
  • An understanding of data orchestration (Apache Airflow or other DAG focussed solutions preferable).
  • A basic understanding of MySQL architecture for application data replication purposes.
  • Experience of extracting data from REST APIs and ingesting into warehousing environments.
  • Use of visualisation tools for self service analytics in previous positions (e.g. Google Data Studio, Tableau, Looker).
  • Commercial experience of versioning controlling software using GIT.
  • An understanding of CI/CD pipelining for software release. GitLab CI/CD or Github Actions experience would be a nice to have.

Apply now - Please send your CV or an introduction email to Find me on LinkedIN, Twitter and through the Spectrum IT Recruitment website

Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.