The Weir Group PLC

Data Engineer

Job description

Job Title: Data Engineer

Division Group

Location UK / Remote

Purpose of Role:

You will join the growing Group Data & Analytics team tasked with establishing an Azure based data platform and delivering on the data and analytics needs of the organisation. This role complements existing Data Engineers around the world forming a virtual team to meet the needs of our global organisation. The role includes all aspects of data engineering and cover the full development lifecycle including analysis, development, testing and operational support. The team operates using an Agile methodology, drives continuous improvement and is highly collaborative with IT and business stakeholders.

The role is within a globally distributed team and the ideal candidate will be highly collaborative, a self-starter, a champion for the team, and passionate about delivering quality solutions. This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate passionate about technology to grow within an organization expanding its data, analytic and AI solutions.

We are all committed to working together and collaborating with our Global Weir family. The management of our own workload and time management is essential, and we work flexibly to meet our individual and team needs. We trust that working together and supporting each other we are able to undertake the best work of our lives

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to our data engineering projects by performing all aspects of data/software engineering predominantly utilizing Azure technologies
  • Write well-designed, testable and maintainable code
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with architects, data engineers, data scientists, analysts and other engineers to deliver solutions
  • Work with product management and business users to understand requirements and priorities
  • Support, troubleshoot, debug, improve and upgrade existing systems and processes to ensure SLAs
  • Contribute to data operations development and related activities
  • Safety First: Demonstrate 100% commitment to our zero harm behaviours in support of our drive towards developing a world class safety culture.

Job Knowledge/Education and Qualifications:

  • Experience with designing, building, testing, and maintaining cloud applications and services in Azure
  • Experience building data pipelines and working with structured and non-structured data
  • Production development experience with Azure platform
  • Experience working with Git as source control and understanding of the concepts around pull requests, branches, repositories
  • Experience implementing automated build and release deployment methodologies in a DevOps or continuous deployment environment
  • A committed and proactive attitude towards Environment, Health and Safety

Founded in 1871, Weir is a world leading engineering business with a purpose to make mining operations smarter, more efficient and sustainable. Thanks to Weir’s technology, our customers can produce essential metals and minerals using less energy, water and waste at lower cost. With the increasing need for metals and minerals for climate change solutions, Weir colleagues are playing their part in powering a low carbon future. We are a global family of 11,000 uniquely talented people in over 60 counties, inspiring each other to do the best work of our lives.

For additional information about what it is like to work at Weir, please visit our Career Page and LinkedIn Life Page.

Weir is committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran status, disability, age, or any other legally protected status.

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