Data Engineer

We are looking for a mid-level Data Engineer to support our plans to develop and maintain our data warehouse. The candidate will be picking up some of our current techniques and bringing with them their own ideas and areas of expertise to enrich the collective knowledge base of the team. You will be working with the latest technologies as well as being part of a team who is not afraid to try revolutionary ideas to help the business grow.

We’re creating an engineering culture where there is a high level of trust, autonomy and transparency. The ideal candidate will be able to mix and communicate with different teams (e.g. Finance, Web/App, Social, Commercial, Programmatic and Ad Ops) within the organisation.

What will you be doing?

  • Implement data flows to connect operational systems, data for analytics and business intelligence (BI) systems.
  • Document source-to-target mappings.
  • Automate existing manual data flows to enable scaling and repeatable use.
  • Write ETL code to make sure the ETL process performs optimally.
  • Develop business intelligence reports that can be reused.
  • Build accessible data for analysis.

Working with:

  • Google Cloud and other platforms
  • CircleCI
  • Terraform
  • APIs

What do you need to have done before?

  • Professional experience (e.g. Data Engineer, Software Engineer).
  • Proficient manipulating and processing data with SQL, Python, or a similar scripting language.
  • Able to design, build, test, and document code and data products that are scalable and reusable.
  • Able to manage and maintain metadata.
  • Understand potential or common issues with databases, processes, products and services.
  • Experience working with relational and non-relational database technologies: SQL, NoSQL, basics of database design and operation.
  • Familiarity with APIs.
  • Experience with git / version control.
  • Interest in the whole data journey, from collection and cleaning through to analysis and modelling.
  • Communication skills: comfortable asking questions, pair coding, code review, ability to discuss and execute project requirements, and ability to explain the output concisely to non-technical stakeholders.
  • Comfortable working independently and as part of a team.  

All interviews are being conducted via Zoom until further notice however the role will be based in the London/Manchester office 2 days per week.  

LADbible Group is an equal opportunities employer. We are determined to create a diverse group at all levels of our company and we welcome all members of the community to apply for openings with us.

As the leading social youth publisher, we have a powerful global platform to better represent our audience and enable those that do not have equal opportunities, to have their voices heard. As a business, we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce, in an environment where everyone feels comfortable to be themselves. Read our full Diversity and Inclusion Strategy here

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Hybrid remote

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