Senior Data Engineer

  • Wellcome Trust
  • London, NW1 2BE
  • Permanent
  • 6 days remaining

We are seeking an experienced Senior Data Engineer with experience in data projects to join the Software Development team at Wellcome.

About the job 

To succeed in this role, you will:

In this role, you will be responsible for leading a team to design and build product(s) which focus on using data to evidence the success of Wellcome’s funding and identify new opportunities to support Wellcome’s mission in the future. You will work inside Wellcome Data Labs with a strong cross-functional product team of developers and data scientists to provide innovative technical solutions to meet the needs of the organisation.

  • work to architect and develop data pipelines and storage to enable insight from Wellcome’s data
  • work collaboratively in a cross-functional team to deliver quality software
  • mentor others, sharing technical knowledge and providing guidance and support
  • communicate effectively with managers, scientists, peer developers, testers, business analysts, product owners and scrum master

About you

To succeed in this role, you’ll need to have:

  • experience with distributed data processing technologies such as Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark
  • experience with language(s) commonly used in data science e.g. Python, JVM languages etc.
  • experience of Cloud Architecture
  • an understanding of ETL/ELT data processing pipelines
  • experience developing data processing solutions
  • experience data modelling with RDBMS and NoSQL data stores

Education & Qualifications

  • Relevant degree or work experience

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