Data Engineer

London Temporary £400 - £600 per day
  • Senior Data Engineer contract role
  • Fantastic project with lots of scope

About Our Client

My client is a large organisation in the Not for Profit and Charities Industry.

Job Description

The successful candidate for the Data Engineer contract role at my client's site in London will fulfil the following responsibilities -

  • Guide the design and direction of our new technologies for data integration, exception handling, master data management, warehousing and analytics.
  • Provide technical guidance in the development of technical project briefs, ensuring feasibility and the best cost/benefit balance
  • Support the development team towards proficiency, best practice and agreed standards in the delivery of new technologies and DevOps practices
  • Development of dataintegrations within the Azure stack, including:
    • Integrating of external data supplies
    • Integrating internal database systems
    • Integration with marketing tools
    • Master Data and Semantic model design
  • Support the ongoing development of Agile project management processes and deployment pipelines
  • Review requirements, specifications and define test conditions.
  • Diagnose and respond to problems in databases, data processes, data products and services as they occur. Establish monitoring services and identify trends to resolve problems. Determine appropriate remedies and assist with implementation of it as well as preventative measures.

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for the Data Engineer contract role the candidate must present evidence of the following -

Essential -

  • A track record in ingestion and integrations and best practice knowledge of both
  • A track record of data Base Development roles leading to Data Engineering
  • Proven knowledge of Azure technologies that include -
    • Data Factory
    • Synapse
    • Power Platform
    • Data Lake
    • Dataverse
  • Predecessor MS technologies that include
    • SQL Server
    • SSIS
    • SSRS
    • Data Warehousing

Nice to have -

  • A track record of leading projects and mentoring developers
  • Proficient in at least one scripting language - Python or .Net
  • A track record in data modelling in medium-large organisations
  • Expertise in Structured Query Language
  • A track record of deploying Agile project methodologies and DevOps pipelines in data contexts

What's on Offer

The day rate for this contract role is between £400 and £600 per day outside of IR35

Tom Gilchrist
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+44 207 269 6253

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Tom Gilchrist
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