Head of Data Engineering (Hands on) / eCommerce Travel / London / £65,000 - Kensington (W8)

65000 - YourCode - Business Intelligence & Data
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Head of Data Engineering (Hands on) / eCommerce Travel / London / £65,000

YourCode are currently recruiting for a Head of Data for one of our long serving clients based in West London, who are looking to build out their data team. This role will work closely alongside their CTO, and Software Development Manager to outline the data practices and take a hands on approach to the work.

The successful candidate must still be able to operate as a hand on Data Engineer, but have the qualities to be able to lead/mentor a small team of Junior Engineers.

Essential Skills & Duties:

  • In depth knowledge of database, ETL and reporting packages
  • Managing technical infrastructure for analytics & reporting (looker, redshift, matillion, snowplow etc)
  • Leading and mentoring Junior Data Engineers
  • Ability to take a lead on the technical changes and upgrades

The successful Lead Data Engineer / Head of Data should be enthusiastic about their work, with innovation and ideas to improve systems that are currently in place. The team are currently creating awesome solutions and believe that data is at the heart of every forward thinking company, and therefore the client is continuously looking for ways to ensure that data is increasingly accurate.

Head of Data Engineering (Hands on) / eCommerce Travel / London / £65,000