Software Engineering Team Lead - Data

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Location

Leeds, UK

Hours

35

Seniority level

Mid-Senior level

Workplace policy

Hybrid

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 

 

Our Data Management team is nothing if not ambitious. We pride ourselves on delivering operational and analytical solutions ranging from traditional batch data warehousing to low latency applications. 

As a Development Lead in Krakow, you’ll manage a scrum team of developers working with large volumes of data. We also integrate our platform with a range of internal and external systems. If you’re anything like us you’ll be interested in new tech and how it can be applied to data management. Our internal customer base is growing all the time, and we’re establishing ourselves as a true enterprise team using the latest technologies to make sure all customers get the best possible service.

 

Skills needed 

Must-have:

  • Proven experience in a team management position 
  • The desire to motivate, develop and deal with day to day issues including performance management for individuals
  • Agile mindset and practice in software development process e.g. Scrum, Kanban, TDD, BDD
  • Quality first mindset with practice in defining and implementing QA processes within team
  • Practical knowledge of Python and/or Java, plus SQL
  • Knowledge of design patterns and design concepts
  • Excellent communication skills including fluency in English

 

Nice to have:

 

  • Experience with cloud solutions for Big Data (Snowflake, GCP BigQuery, AWS Redshift)
  • Experience with data pipelines (e.g. Airflow) and streaming processing (Kafka, Kinesis, Spark Streaming)

 

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.

 

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