Senior Data Engineer

  • £excellent + bonus + good package
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Connect Resourcing
  • 28 Nov 18

Leading Global Energy Trading business is now seeking a Data Engineer to join the London office. The role is an excellent opportunity to be at the centre of their new approach to the management and use of data in commodity trading.

Working for a leading global energy trading business, the Data Engineer is responsible for the development and support of the company’s front office data infrastructure, ranging in scope from the real-time price and event infrastructure to the large scale databases supporting price and fundamental analysis of the commodity markets. The role provides assistance and technical support for all aspects of the data process applicable to the Front Office.

 The role has responsibilities for both development and analytics and will have the opportunity to be involved with a range of ground breaking projects.

To be considered for this role you should ideally have:

  • Some experience of working within a trading environment, ideally for energy or commodity trading and have experience of delivering enterprise IT systems
  • Working experience as a data or systems engineer.
  • You should have a flexible approach to work and be able to work in a cross functional team of data engineers/scientists and analysts in developing new improved analytics and be comfortable implementing them.
  • You should have a strong understanding of all facets of data governance including data architecture and modelling, data quality management, data profiling, metadata management, master data management, and data integration.

In terms of specific experience:

  • Knowledge of messaging and or data streaming technologies would be very useful as well as hybrid or cloud distributed architectures such as Hadoop / MapReduce / AWS / TensorFlow /Azure.
  • Strong development languages such as C#/Java, or C++ or Python is important too. You should have experience in Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, T-SQL and PL-SQL Programming.
  • You should also have knowledge of NoSQL database solution. The role will also require knowledge of automation tools, logging technologies and monitoring tools.

 This role will suit a passionate and versatile technologist with a strong interest in energy commodity trading.

  • It will require a proactive individual who can multi task and work well under pressure.
  • You should have excellent written and verbal skills as well as hands-on approach and be flexible in your working approach.
  • This is an excellent role with strong development potential with the opportunity to be part of an innovative team at the forefront of their field.