Data Engineer at The Arch Company, London/Remote, £Contractor Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Hybrid (London, UK)
  • Feb 12, 2024
Duration not stated

Contract Description


London, Greater London (Hybrid)


Technology Infrastructure

Employment Type


Minimum Experience



The Arch Company is the UK’s largest small business landlord, serving thousands of business owners who make a unique and vital contribution to the UK economy. The company purchased Network Rail’s former commercial property estate in early 2019 and have a property portfolio of more than 5,000 railway arches, business estates, former station buildings and other properties. 


The Arch Company is proud to be the landlord to a diverse, passionate group of small business owners, entrepreneurs and community organisations across England and Wales. The Arch Company shareholders are TT Group and Blackstone Property Partners. 


We're committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace, so if you'reinterested in this job but don't meet every aspect of the job description, we’d still encourage you to apply. You might be the ideal candidate for this role, or other positions. 



We are seeking a skilled and motivated Data Engineer to join our team. In this role, you will manage and optimize our data infrastructure, driving insights and supporting our decision-making processes. Your expertise will be crucial in contributing to our organization's data-driven success. As a key member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work on exciting projects and make a significant impact on our business.



  • Design, develop, and maintain data infrastructure to ensure reliability, scalability, and performance.  
  • Collaborate with data scientists and analysts to fulfil their data requirements and support their work.  
  • Collect and process datasets from various sources, ensuring data quality and integrity.  
  • Implement efficient data models and schemas for storage and retrieval.  
  • Optimize data processes for improved performance and efficiency.  
  • Troubleshoot and resolve data pipeline issues swiftly and effectively.  
  • Keep abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies in data engineering, and continuously improve your skills and knowledge. 



  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field.  
  • Demonstrated experience as a Data Engineer, with a strong track record of success.  
  • Mastery of data management and processing tools, including Power BI, Data Factory, Databricks, SQL Server, and Oracle.  
  • Proficient in SQL and experienced in database administration.  
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms such as Azure and AWS.  
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with strong attention to detail.  
  • Strong communication and collaboration abilities, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment.



At The Arch Company, we're on a mission to make our workplace as welcoming and inclusive as possible. We believe that our differences make us stronger, and we're committed to providing everyone with a fair chance at success, no matter where they come from or who they are. 


We take pride in celebrating what makes each of us unique. When you join our team, you're not just getting a job; you're becoming a part of our friendly and open-minded team, with an important role to play in creating a more inclusive and diverse future.