West Coast Personnel

IT Data Engineer (Northern Suburbs, Cape Town)

Job description

Nov 16, 2021
Northern Suburbs, Cape Town, South Africa
Job Type
Salary Type
  • Monthly Salary


My client, a registered credit provider, is urgently seeking a Lead Data Engineer or their Credit Risk and Decision support Department, responsible for creating business value by leading a team that apply data engineering and data management discip[lines to design and build data solutions that enable data driven decision support, in order to optimize business decision and processes.

The Lead Data Engineer reports directly to the Head: Decision Support.

KPA’s include:

  • Data solutions; sourcing data, loading data, storing data, enhancing data, managing data
  • Personal, people and functional leadership

Functional Competencies:

  • SQL
  • Data analysis
  • Data visualization
  • Data modelling
  • Microsoft business intelligence data technologies (SSIS, SSAS, SQL Server)
  • Data warehouse concepts and best practices

Behavioral Competencies

  • Information gathering and problem analysis
  • Applying professional / specialist technical expertise
  • Creating and innovating
  • Quality & detail orientation
  • Planning and organizing
  • Presenting and communicating information
  • Leadership and coaching skills


  • Degree in IT / Mathematics / Engineering / Actuarial Science or related.
  • 8+ Years of experience in a technical role, preferably in a formal data, data warehouse or business intelligence environment
  • Previous management experience is desirable but not essential

Email your CV to wendyjobs@wcp.co.za

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