Data Engineer at Synechron, London Area, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London Area, United Kingdom
  • Jun 11, 2024
Duration not stated Engineering Information Technology

Contract Description

We’re Synechron, a global consultancy laser-focused on accelerating digital initiatives in financial services. With over 14,500 members of staff across 17 countries and a unique mix of end-to-end digital, business and technology services, we help clients solve complex challenges with modern and innovative solutions.


We're big enough to be taken seriously, yet small enough to operate with an agile, open, relationship-driven approach. Our clients come to us with problems that need genuine thought, intelligence and knowledge; we're not just putting bodies on seats.


We are currently seeking a skilled Data Engineer with Quantexa experience to join one of our most trusted clients. The project is key to the business and focuses on implementation of an advanced entity resolution system to achieve a unified view of customers across all markets and lines of businesses. This consolidated view enables more consistent customer interactions for RMs, enhances decision making and drives efficiency across all departments within the bank.


Experience & Skills:

  • Background in hands-on technical development, with at least five years of industry experience in a data engineering role or engineering equivalent
  • Proficiency in Scala, Java, Python, or a programming language associated with data engineering
  • Expertise building and deploying production level data processing batch systems maintained by application support teams
  • Experience with a variety of modern development tooling (e.g. Git, Gradle, Nexus) and technologies supporting automation and DevOps (e.g. Jenkins, Docker)
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • A strong technical communication ability with demonstrable experience of working in rapidly changing client environments
  • Knowledge of testing libraries of common programming languages (such as ScalaTest or equivalent)
  • Knows the difference between different test types (unit test, integration test) and can cite specific examples of what they have written themselves


Nice to Have:

  • Quantexa Data Engineering Certification
  • Experience in managed services AWS EKS, Azure EKS
  • Experience in Angular
  • Microservices (OCP, Kubernetes)


Synechron’s Diversity Statement

Synechron are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiative ‘Same Difference’ is committed to fostering an inclusive culture – promoting equality, diversity and an environment that is respectful to all. We encourage applicants from across diverse backgrounds, race, ethnicities, religion, age, marital status, gender, sexual orientations, or disabilities to apply. We offer flexible workplace arrangements, mentoring, internal mobility, learning and development programmes to support our global workforce. Empowerment and collaboration are at the core of how we operate.


All employment decisions at Synechron are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to the applicant’s gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.