We’re actively looking for people to join our teams and we’re committed in protecting your health and wellbeing during every step of our recruitment process.
If you’re successful in securing a role with us you’ll find we’ll be doing things a little bit differently and it may mean you’ll initially join our team by working from home.
During this time we’ll work with you to make sure you have the tools and equipment you need and that you feel part of our amazing DLG team!
Direct Line Group and our Data Chapter are looking for a data engineer to join our cross functional teams as we build, maintain and support a new cloud based big data platform as part of a large investment plan across the business.
We are looking for someone who is dedicated and will seek to identify improvements and efficiencies, while utilising new technologies and existing tools. Key to us is your focus on delivery and testing and learning fast.
You will work as part of a cross-functional agile delivery team, including analysts, architects as well as marketing and Pricing and Underwriting where appropriate.
We appreciate the knowledge and skills that each one of us brings to the business. It’s hard not to be encouraged by the things that make us unique.
You will report to a Chapter Lead within Data.
You will be a hands on Data Engineer keen to develop your skills and always looking to learn. We are looking for Python, Scala or Java coding experience, as well as some AWS knowledge, ideally including Redshift on the warehousing side.
You should be able and willing to resolve complex problems and implement high performance solutions that will run on top of our cloud based big data platform.
Experience with object oriented and functional design, coding, and testing patterns as well as experience in engineering software platforms and large-scale data infrastructures will come in handy here.
Come join us and you’ll find yourself in the middle of one of the most on-the-go teams in the business, with autonomy and exposure to industry leaders on huge household brand names. We’re always encouraging internal development and you’ll have access to loads of learning opportunities, events and conferences to build your industry knowledge.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
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