Data Engineer/ Data Analytics (R Programming)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £70000 - £84000 per annum + bonus, benefits, pension

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Cheung

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    PCH - Data Analytics_1598613677

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


My client, a top tier financial institution is looking for a Data Engineer/Data Analytics with R programming experience to join their First Line Risk - Data & Analytics team. This is a permanent role based in London.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop and maintain data pipelines (R, Javascript, MongoDB)
  • Works with system owners to resolve source data issues and refine transformation rules
  • Develop and maintain R Shiny applications
  • Actively engage in introducing standards, improving practices, and training others.
  • Participate in architecture and solution design (including backend considerations)
  • Project Management support
  • As the team is in charge of administrating its own technology stack, the candidate is also expected to be involved with those aspects

What we are looking for:

  • Demonstrable work experience in R and R Shiny
  • Hands on experience in building data (pre) processing flows/ solving data issues
  • Autonomy, strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of MongoDB is an advantage (commercial or personal project)
  • Good conceptual/ technical knowledge of modern IT infrastructure stack
  • Ability to write production-ready code
  • Able to work under high pressure
  • Effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously and pay close attention to details
  • Excellent team player
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills

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