Senior Data Engineer

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £70000 - £84000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Phoebe Cheung

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:

    PCH - Data Analytics_1598528558

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


My client, a top tier financial services institution is looking for a Senior Data Engineer. This is a permanent role based in London. The role sits within the First line Risk Department, a front office risk management, data & analytics function. Specifically, the role is embedded within the Innovation and Change team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Data Management:
    • Design, develop and maintain scalable data pipelines for MongoDB
    • Develop data ingestion, data pipelines and integrations processes
  • R developments:
    • Design, develop and maintain Proprietary R Packages
    • Design, develop and maintain Shiny Dashboards
    • Develop R Modules for risk management by implementing best practices
  • Additional Features:
    • Open minded to test and integrate new technologies into the stack
    • Propose innovative solutions to enhance the core platform

Key Skills:

  • Advanced R (or Python) Coding Skills
  • Good understanding of Shiny Framework, Unix OS.
  • Some experience in NoSql DataBase Management and JavaScript is a plus
  • 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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