Data Engineer - London

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£62,000 to £62,000 per annum
Salary Description:
£62000 - £62000 Per Annum
Additional Resources
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Data Engineer - London

£62k basic

My client is a new well-funded start-up company that has decided to make a difference in this world by designing information products for children suffering from diabetes and they are looking for a Data Engineer to join them on this fantastic rewarding journey.

To help them achieve their goals they will need to have an excellent team of developers, data scientists, service designers, AI specialists and more to create friendly passionate teams to build and strategise for the future.

This is a role where you will make a difference to the community and build a medical information product that will be innovative in this poorly informed space.

The Detail

We are currently looking for a talented software engineer to transform and manipulate this data to create summaries, feeds and interfaces for internal analytical tools as well as customer facing digital products such as product recommendations.

This new role will report to the Lead Data Scientist and will be working closely with the technology teams to formulate strategic solutions and POCs utilising the most suitable big data technologies.

Key responsibilities will entail

Developing a deep understanding of our clickstream data and its potential uses.

Drive development of RESTful applications for storage and consumption of data.

Lead implementation of strategic ad-hoc data tools in collaboration with Data Scientists and other stakeholders.

Design, implement and maintain data models for integrating big data sources.

Bridge the gap between algorithmic driven research and production ready engineering.

Code tuning and performance optimisation of algorithms for bespoke recommendation engines.

Investigate and leverage emerging big data technologies through testing and prototyping their applicability to our data analysis needs.

Key Skills you will need:


Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related major or years of equivalent experience and training.

Minimum 3 - 5 years of experience as a data engineer.

Excellent grasp of algorithmic concepts in computer science (e.g., sorting, data structures, etc.)

Extensive experience with MapReduce technologies (e.g., Hadoop, Mahout, Pig, Hive, Spark).

Experience with a wide array of databases including SQL and NOSQL solutions (MongoDB, Redis, Neo4j, Cassandra, and MySQL preferred)

Experience working with AWS/Azure cloud architecture, distributed systems, data modeling and machine learning.

Experience in the design, development and release of enterprise scale applications.

Excellent programming and technical skills (e.g.,C, F, C++, Java).

Scripting in Python, Ruby, Perl or similar.

Experience with version control.

Excellent team working attitude with analytical and creative problem solving abilities.

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