Engineering Manager – Data Engineering

  • Job Ref: 8479
  • Greater London
  • IT

Our client is a rapidly working start up, who provide a suite of information and data processing software products, are currently on the lookout for an Engineering Manager (Data Engineering) to join their management & leadership teams.

At the Engineering Manager you will be experience in end to end product ownership with the goal to deliver the best products in a data-driven way delivering true value to customers.

Key Requirements:

  • Strong background in Python
  • Big Data tooling e.g Spark, Apache Beam etc
  • Streaming tech experience e.g Kafka, Pubsub etc
  • You have previous experience managing technical cross functional engineering teams with full ownership of end to end deliveries
  • You have strong recent technical background, that enables you to empathise and lead your engineers across various end to end cross functional products
  • Work with Product Managers and Engineers to define the vision and technical direction
  • Ensure your team possesses and develops the right skills by deeply understanding the requirements of the product you are building
  • You have a data driven approach and mindset
  • Mentoring and coaching colleagues within your team using your expertise as an engineer
  • Encourage and facilitate communities of practice to ensure we share best practice across the engineering teams
  • Help shape the engineering function by bringing your experience of cutting edge processes and technologies into the business

Nice to haves:

  • Previous experience setting up Big Data tooling e.g knows how to setup Spark on a cluster including resource provisioning
  • Background in financial services, hedge funds, or similar.
  • Previous start up experience.

Salary: £100-140K, stock options, etc

South East London