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    Principal Data Engineer

    Location: London (Hybrid)

    Salary: £70,000 - £90,000

    Contract Type: Full Time

    Are you a Principal Data Engineer looking for your next challenge? Are you ready to join a leading London market insurer and drive innovation through data? We are seeking a talented and experienced Principal Data Engineer to join our team and help us revolutionize the insurance industry. As a key member of our technology team, you will have the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technology, collaborate with a dynamic and passionate team, and make a significant impact on our business.

    What you will be doing:

    • Helping to design, build and support a new cloud-based analytics platform for the business
    • Understand business requirements and help refine into development tasks and estimate their complexity
    • Research, evaluate and adopt new technologies where appropriate
    • Focus on both speed of delivery and quality, ensuring your solutions are always appropriate and not over-engineered
    • Quick progression of projects from proof-of-concept to post-production stage
    • Participating in code reviews for the Data Engineering Team
    • Forming part of the team’s leadership and assisting the team lead in furthering objectives.
    • Mentoring and developing more junior engineers

    Experience you need:

    • Knowledge of Python and/or SQL
    • A strong understanding of ETL vs ELT, structured and unstructured data, data quality and data governance
    • Ability to contribute to all aspects of a solution – design, infrastructure, development, testing and maintenance
    • Ability to collaborate with technical and non-technical team members through agile ceremonies – roadmap planning, feature workshops, backlog elaboration, code review.
    • An understanding of cloud technology
    • As a principal you would not have line management responsibility, but you will exhibit leadership qualities

    This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team as they embark on new initiatives and begin the build of their new Cloud-based analytics platform

    Paul Parker

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    Paul Parker

    Managing Consultant

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