Cloud Engineer AWS

January 22, 2020
Leeds, United Kingdom
Job Type


Job Title: Data Engineer

The Role:

  • Chance to work with Cloud technology
  • Big data environment
  • Pioneering technology
  • Truly creative / studio environment
  • Flexbility
  • Leeds City location but with free parking
  • Friendly team with a one for all attitude

Summary of position

The data engineer will be working across our client and SaaS product development teams, working in a variety of Agile (Scrum, DSDM, Kanban) and traditional project delivery frameworks.

Our data engineers are expected to know at least two scripting/OO/functional languages.


The data engineer will have the following responsibilities:

•    Maintain a broad knowledge of the technology landscape helping the client provide market-leading consultancy services

•    Assist our clients in enterprise-scale projects utilising best-practice development methodologies, well-tested code, and elegant solutions.

•    Get stuff done properly, first time around.

•    Make it right and only then make it fast.

•    Spend as much time thinking about tests and security as on writing code.

•    Work with a team of like-minded high-calibre engineers to translate user requirements into working code

•    Have excellent team work, leadership and communication skills

•    If you see something that’s broken, fix it. That includes the coffee machine.

Skills & Experience

The data engineer should have a broad experience of highly available, transactional and scalable solutions.

•    Strong web & server-side development experience

•    An understanding of data modelling – from 3NF through to denormalisation for analysis.

•    A working knowledge of software development delivery in a Scrum environment

•    Broader knowledge of IT – Networking, platform, hardware, security

•    TDD/BDD

•    Experience of moving in a fast-paced, agile environment

•    Working knowledge of at least one Cloud provider (PaaS, IaaS, SaaS)

•    Exceptional stakeholder management skills & experience

Above all, the data engineer must be open to new technologies, quick to adapt, and quick to learn.


The Role will be based at a Leeds office. Travel to client sites may be required from time-to-time.

Drop files here browse files ...

Read our Privacy Policy

Read our Privacy Policy