Data Engineer B7

#R-00181812
Location
Castle Donington, United Kingdom
Contract
Permanent - Full Time
Brand
NatWest Group
Job category
Data, Insights & Analytics - Business Strategy & Delivery
Posted
21/09/2022
Closing date for applications: 05/10/2022

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This role is based in the United Kingdom and as such all normal working days must be carried out in the United Kingdom.

Join us as a Data Engineer

  • This is an exciting opportunity to use your technical expertise to collaborate with colleagues and build effortless, digital first customer experiences
  • You’ll be simplifying the bank through developing innovative data driven solutions, inspiring to be commercially successful through insight, and keeping our customers’ and the bank’s data safe and secure
  • Participating actively in the data engineering community, you’ll deliver opportunities to support the bank’s strategic direction while building your network across the bank

What you'll do

As a Data Engineer, you’ll build on your existing knowledge of APIs and ETL processes, and  play a key role in delivering value for our customers by building data solutions. You’ll be carrying out data engineering tasks to build a scalable data architecture including carrying out data extractions, transforming data to make it usable to analysts and data scientists, and loading data into data platforms.

We’ll also expect you to be:

  • Developing comprehensive knowledge of the bank’s data structures and metrics, advocating change where needed for product development
  • Building automated data engineering pipelines through the removal of manual stages
  • Working closely with core technology and architecture teams in the bank to build data knowledge and data solutions
  • Developing a clear understanding of data platform cost levers to build cost effective and strategic solutions

The skills you'll need

To be successful in this role, you’ll need to be an entry level programmer and Data Engineer with a qualification in Computer Science or Software Engineering. You’ll also need a good understanding of data usage and dependencies with wider teams and the end customer, as well as a proven track record in extracting value and features from large scale data. You’ll ideally have some front end data capture experience.

You’ll also demonstrate:

  • Good critical thinking and proven problem solving capabilities
  • Experience of ETL technical design, automated data quality testing, QA and documentation, data warehousing, data modelling and data wrangling
  • Extensive experience using RDMS, ETL pipelines, Python, Hadoop and SQL
  • A good understanding of modern code development practices
  • A sound understanding of SQL and database architecture
  • An ability to present data in Tableau or SSRS
  • An understanding of front end data capture

If you need any adjustments to support your application, such as information in alternative formats or special requirements to access our buildings, or if you’re eligible under the Disability Confident Scheme please contact us and we’ll do everything we can to help.