Lead Data Engineer at Motability Operations, London, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Oct 12, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Lead Data Engineer (6 Months Contract, Inside IR35)

Business Systems
About The Role
6 Months Contract, Inside IR35
This role provides data engineer & architecture capability in the Economic Capital programme under the EC Data Discovery Project.

The role will report into the MI Team, but with direct daily oversight from the Economic Capital Project Manager.

MO are undertaking a strategic project to develop MO’s Economic Capital model supported by an external partner, which commenced in Summer 2019.
Initial phase of the project implemented a new tool to model risk and calculate the EC. 
The next phase is Data Discovery – and we need to identify a robust and enduring solution for data management that supports EC and wider Asset Risk processes (e.g. RV and SMR forecasting) which are currently heavily reliant on legacy systems and processes
The candidate will be expected to document the proposed architectural solution and be able to demonstrate experience of building Data warehouses using an appropriate ETL tool as a part of an overall analytics solution. The candidate should have strong hands on technical experience in programming, SQL and data manipulation/transformation of large data sets using varied databases and platforms as well as Python and Spark libraries would be advantageous.
About You

You will have gained the following experience/skills;

  • Build and support data warehouses/data marts/data stores to facilitate data analytics and insights
  • Build and support data integration and transformation routines from source systems to target data stores using an ETL toolset
  • Build performant code following good development practices and improve existing code as appropriate
  • Work closely with BA’s and the Business Analysis team to build data structures that facilitate data driven insights using various BI Tools like OBIEE, Tableau, Oracle DV etc.
  • Scope of work includes on premise and cloud platform environments primarily covering relational databases (e.g. Oracle, PostgreSQL) and file/object stores (e.g. AWS S3)
  • Experience of :
    o Building, enhancing, supporting data warehouse solutions (primarily using Oracle data warehouse technologies)
    o Proven technical ability in developing, enhancing, tuning and supporting ETL/ELT and data integration solutions using tools from Oracle (Oracle Data Integrator)
    o Strong experience with a PL/SQL
  • Star schema/Dimensional modelling
  • Some knowledge of Python/Spark libraries such as numPy and Plotly or other data manipulation libraries to create data pipelines would be advantageous
  • Knowledge/experience of Snowflake and JSON manipulation in Snowflake or the aptitude to understand this technology quickly
  • An understanding of AWS DMS, Kafka, real time analytics, NoSQL, Elastic Stack would also be advantageous
About The Company

At Motability Operations Ltd we provide a unique mobility proposition for the specific needs of people with disabilities by leasing cars, scooters and powered wheelchairs to those in receipt of Disability Living Allowance and Personal Independence Payment. We are the largest car fleet operator in the UK (purchasing around 10% of all the new cars sold in the UK) and have over 600,000 customers. We pride ourselves on delivering outstanding customer service, achieving an independently verified customer satisfaction rating of 9.8 out of 10.

Our values are at the heart of everything we do and our people demonstrate these values:

  • Empowerment
  • Empathy
  • Inclusion
  • Forward thinking
  • Excellence

Unfortunately Motability Operations Ltd is unable to provide visa sponsorship; therefore applicants applying to work with Motability Operations Ltd must be eligible to work in the UK.