Job title: Data Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Consumer Goods / Services
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 04/06/2021
Job ID: 36137

Job Description

Job Title: Data Engineer – Leading Global Media Company  

LocationLondon office/scope to work remotely from anywhere in the UK 

Salary: Up to £55K depending on experience plus benefits  


About The Company   

Leading and household name global media company is seeking a data engineer to join their growing team. This recognisable global media company has multiple products across print and online publishing to radio and other digital assets. Their scale and breadth of portfolio is market leading. They have offices in London and the midlands, but are embracing a flexible approach and for this role the successful candidate could feasibly work from anywhere in the UK as you may only need to travel to the office once or twice a month. The new Data Engineer will be joining a successful and growing media company where they will have scope for progression, personal development and growth.  


About the Data Engineer role 

The new Data Engineer will sit in the central data team, and will report into the Head of Data Science. The scope of the role will cover the company’s cloud based infrastructure and pipelines across multiple product areas and territories. You’ll be working with over 200 data pipelines, and large data sets.  


Key Responsibilities for the Data Engineer 

  • Build out cloud based infrastructure and pipelines, integrated data and surfacing it into the business intelligence tool. 

  • Own and develop the internal ad ops platform for the ad ops team. 

  • Provide analysis of key metrics and provide suggestions for optimisation.  

  • Work with the lead data scientist to develop models around prediction, recommendation and optimisation. 

  • Collaborate with multiple teams to provide valuable tools and insight.  


About You 

You’ll be a data engineer with solid experience under your belt, looking for your next step. You could come from any sector background.  


Skills & experience needed for Data Engineer role 

  • Min 3 years’ relevant experience. 

  • SQL skills. 

  • R (preferred) or Python. 

  • Knowledge of data in/out of AWS Redshift  

  • API experience. 

  • Good communication skills.  


For more information about the Data Engineer role or to apply now please send your CV to Neil at or call 0203 826 1215. 


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