Data Engineer - Leading Digital Entertainment Company

Overview


New Data Engineer opportunity with leading digital entertainment company.

We are looking for a dynamic, skilful and enthusiastic person. Someone who takes ownership of their work, is committed to quality assurance, is self-motivated and enjoys working in a fast-paced dynamic team environment. Someone comfortable discussing new ideas and technologies and working with others to design and implement them.


What to expect:
• Design, implement, test and maintain data management processes including data acquisition, data integration and data modelling
• Support and maintain existing ETL processes for our Data Warehouse
• Consult on improvements of data mechanisms: data capture, processing, ETL and analytics
• Communicate with business and technical teams to identify and translate their data access and reporting requirements
• Make strategic decisions on how new ETL processes and Data Warehouse structures can meet company reporting and analytics needs
• Work closely with development teams to identify new ETL/Data Warehouse requirements as new products and features are created


Experience Required:
• 4+ years professional experience in design, development and deployment of Data Warehouse solutions
• Experience with Data warehousing architecture and data modelling best practices
• Extensive experience of working with MySQL is essential
• Experience with Python, Linux and version control systems, ideally Git
• Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
• Detailed oriented and solution focused with proven ability to deliver, prioritise and organise work load.
• Pentaho or any equivalent reporting tool
• Ability to operate effectively in a team atmosphere within a fast-paced development schedule
• Strong communication skills and fluency in verbal and written English are essential
• Third level qualification (Computer Science or equivalent IT qualification)


Desirable:
• Professional software development experience in any Object-Oriented language
• Knowledge of data mapping and data marts
• Machine learning
• Algorithms
• Heuristic computation
• Experience of the Scrum software development methodology

Derek McCormack, Technical Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Derek joined e-Frontiers as a Technical Resourcer / Recruiter beginning his career here as a recruitment professional. Derek has a number of years’ sales and customer facing experience working in the Retail Sector. He holds a Bachelor of Business (Hons) from Athlone Institute of Technology. Derek is part of the permanent Software Engineering, Data and Test team responsible for hiring Software Engineers.

Specialises in: SQL, Data Science, Data/BI Analyst, DBA, DWH, Business Intelligence, ETL, Data Visualisation, Data Engineer