Automation Engineer in Big Data

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Leeds, UK



Seniority level


Workplace policy


Job description

Our data engineering teams together with data scientists are working on advanced systems capable of collecting and processing huge amounts of data, finding patterns, reasoning and acting faster than humans by using machine learning algorithms that can incrementally get smarter each time new data enters the system. We are a group of people passionate about the science 'behind the bet', always outcome-oriented and focused on solving real-world problems based on data and advanced analytics.


Your role in the team


As an Automation Engineer you will be working with large scale, AWS based platform, making sure it is highly performant and reliable. You will also have opportunity to concentrate on reducing toil and repetitive tasks by creating automation code in various parts of the platform. You will have exposure to different phases of development cycle, from design, through coding and testing, up to release into production.


Skills needed


Must have:


  • Hands on experience with Cloud infrastructure (AWS, Kubernetess, virtualisation)
  • Knowledge how to use language like Python, Bash or Terraform to automate repetitive tasks
  • Hands on experience with CI/CD


Nice to have:


  • You are familiar with monitoring tools (New Relic, Splunk, CloudWatch, etc.)
  • You can run simple SQL queries


What we offer


We’ll Balance flexibility and performance together, giving you the tools you need to give us your best. And, we’ll offer you the chance to Belong, as part of a strong, winning team that spans the world.


We have welcomed our teams back to the office and have a balanced approach to office and home working.  Our employees have the opportunity to work from home up to 80% of the time with 20% of office time built in to ensure we get some face-to-face collaborative team time - and the chance for a coffee and a catch up!


We’ll welcome you on-board with an  individual training budget to allow you to develop your skills. You'll enjoy 33 days holiday including bank holidays (not to mention an extra day for your birthday),a rewarding bonus scheme, healthcare, an attractive pension package and benefits scheme.


Plus, our season ticket loan and handy Metro Card loan will save you money getting to work and getting around town. And if you see the journey to work as part of your fitness regime, you’ll just love our Cycle to Work scheme.