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Data Engineer

Description

Would you like to help create a brand-new engineering organisation? Perhaps you know what great engineering culture looks like, or you have an entrepreneurial side as well as outstanding coding skills? Whatever your aspirations, we’re trying to create the best engineering consultancy in the UK and looking for brilliant engineers to be part of the journey.

About DMW Engineering

DMW helps organisations solve their biggest, most exciting engineering problems. We’ve created banks from scratch on Kubernetes and AWS, built streaming analytics solutions that protect the country and built platforms to enable whole organisations to move to AWS and Azure, and everything in between. We do all this in a work environment where regular social events, inclusivity and an ego-free culture mean we’ve been officially voted a “Great Place to Work” for five years in a row.

We’re not interested in cutting corners and believe in helping our clients to make the right choice for the long-term. We draw on our reputation for outstanding delivery to allow our engineers to do the right thing for our clients, and not necessarily the easy thing. Innovation is in our DNA, and we encourage our engineers and consultants to work together to rethink conventional wisdom on how problems should be solved.

Location:

We offer two locations for this: Leeds or Manchester. Both locations are based right in the heart of the city centre next to Leeds station and Manchester Piccadilly. The offices are relaxed, modern coworking spaces with plenty of private and shared areas.

Here’s what you will do (Not all of it, but some of the important stuff!)

  • Solve the problems others cannot
  • Spend a day a week working on a combination of internal products and your own development
  • Create data platforms based around modern open source products and cloud-native technologies:
    • AWS, Azure and Google Cloud
    • Python
    • Kafka / NiFi / Flume
    • DB technologies: SQL Server / PosteSQL / MySQL
    • Hive/Spark/Impala
    • Dataiku
    • Terraform
    • Kubernetes

Requirements

The essentials?

  • Experiece building data platforms using either cloud native products or commercial data analytics / data warehouse software
  • Working knowledge of data pipelines & data transformation processes
  • Experience creating and/or maintaining production software delivery pipelines using common CI/CD tools (e.g. Jenkins, GoCD, CircleCI)
  • Demonstrable experience in automating operations tasks with one or more scripting languages
  • Experience working with one or more of the main cloud providers (AWS, Azure or Google)
  • Have a drive for self-improvement and learning, including learning new programming languages
  • Approach solving problems pragmatically
  • Experience of Hadoop big data platforms (either Cloudera / Hortonworks or cloud native equivalents)
  • Experience with data reporting and visualisation tools (PowerBI, Tableau, Qlik)
  • Experience productionising machine learning algorithms
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Experience supporting and operating production systems
  • Familiarity with configuration management tooling (e.g. Ansible)

It would be great if you had these desirable skills

  • Experience of Hadoop big data platforms (either Cloudera / Hortonworks or cloud native equivalents)
  • Experience with data reporting and visualisation tools (PowerBI, Tableau, Qlik)
  • Experience productionising machine learning algorithms
  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (e.g. Terraform, Cloudformation)
  • Experience supporting and operating production systems
  • Familiarity with configuration management tooling (e.g. Ansible)

Benefits

We’ve grown consistently over the years and offer an entrepreneurial environment within which to embark upon an exciting career path, where your contribution really counts, and we will recognise it. With personalised development opportunities, experienced colleagues and challenging client assignments, progression can be extremely rapid for high performers. We are a social bunch of people and go out as a team on a regular basis. You can also expect:

  • A highly collaborative working environment and great rates of pay (including base salary and bonus potential).
  • A range of flexible benefits consisting of well-being and lifestyle benefits.
  • A commitment to your development & continuous growth of skills through one-to-one mentoring and wide-ranging hands-on experience.
  • 25 days’ holiday and the ability to flex this to 30 days if you chose to do so.
  • 2 day’s CSR volunteering days.
  • Award-winning learning and development opportunities, including dedicated personal training budgets and time and a wide range of choice in training courses.
  • A dedicated personal budget to choose the IT equipment of your choice.
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enquiries@dmwgroup.co.uk
+44 (0) 333 043 9000
https://www.dmwgroup.com/

Job Vitals

Type: Full Time

Reference Number: 86080

Some of the essential requirements for this post: Worked in a technology consultancy, in delivery and account management roles. You therefore understand the nature of both technical and business change and have the ability to contribute ideas on how this can be addressed during the sales process. : Demonstrable experience of originating and closing new logo client sales work. Candidates should have a track record of managing and developing significant client accounts. : Delivered complex technology programmes and projects with multi-million-pound budgets and significant team sizes. : An extensive personal network in one or more of the following sectors: Utilities, Oil & Gas, Retail, Travel, Consumer Package Goods, Central Government, Defence and Security. This network should include senior IT, C-level and potential clients that have substantial IT spend. : Superb verbal and written communication skills. You’re as compelling on paper as you are in person. : Experience of working in and navigating highly complex, political and matrix environments.

Type: Full Time
Categories: Engineer

The essentials: Demonstrable experience in automating operations tasks with one or more scripting languages : Experience creating and/or maintaining production software delivery pipelines using common CI/CD tools (e.g. Jenkins, GoCD, CircleCI) : Experience working with one of the main cloud providers (AWS, Azure or Google) : Have a drive for self-improvement and learning, including learning new programming languages : Approach solving problems pragmatically.

Type: Full Time
Categories: Engineer

The essentials: Demonstrable experience with at least one JVM language (Java, Kotlin) : Experience working within an agile, iterative engineering environment : Willingness to work collaboratively : Have a drive for self-improvement and learning : Approach solving problems pragmatically.

Type: Full Time
Categories: Engineer