Data Engineer 62791

Job description

Want to do the best work of your life? Make your mark at Europe’s leading entertainment brand. Our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work – a place where you can be yourself and let your skills shine.
What you’ll do:
  • Create and maintain an efficient data pipeline architecture focussed upon network data, including real-time and batch data sources.
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional and non-functional business requirements.
  • Build batch/streaming ELT/ETL solutions from a wide variety of data sources in varying formats (SQL, JSON, AVRO, HTTP, API, etc.) using the right blend of tools.
  • Keep our data compliant, relevant, and secured across multiple data centres and regions.
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimising data delivery, and evolving current solutions whilst ensuring continuity of service.
  • Create data tools for data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimising into an innovative industry leader.
  • Guide and collaborate with data consumers on analytics, tooling, and platform related queries.
What you’ll bring:
  • Graduate degree BSc in Computer Science, Engineering or similar. Strong communications skills.
  • SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases. Strong analytic skills related to working with structured and unstructured datasets.
  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency, and workload management. A successful history of manipulating, processing, and extracting value from large, disconnected datasets.
  • Hands-on experience in building scalable data platforms.
  • Ideally an awareness of network technologies and concepts or an insatiable desire to learn.
Key technologies:
  • Apache Airflow / NiFi / Kafka / ZooKeeper
  • Confluent ecosystem (Connect / Schema Registry / ksqlDB)
  • GCP (BigQuery, Dataflow, Pub/Sub, IAM)
  • Linux / Terraform / Ansible
  • Python / Docker (Nice to have)
Team Overview:
Group Communications and Infrastructure
Looking to be part of non-stop innovation? Join our Group Communications and Infrastructure team and you’ll work alongside experts in broadband, telephony, mobile, cloud and infrastructure. We’re the team that designs, builds, supports and maintains the telecoms networks across the whole Sky Group. Together, we help Sky broadband, mobile and TV enter new markets by creating a single and secure infrastructure for the amazing content and services that keep our customers coming back for more.
We bring the best from the global market into Sky – we buy technology, marketing, corporate, operational services and editorial production solutions. We are an international team working with our stakeholders our partners to curate the most effective and efficient customer-led operating model. High ethical standards are embedded in our team, and we engage our supply chains in creating a sustainable future!
The Rewards:
There’s a reason people can’t stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
  • Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband
  • Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences
How you'll work:
We know the world has changed, and we want to offer our employees the chance to collaborate at our unique office spaces, whilst enjoying the convenience of working from home.
We've adopted a hybrid working approach to give more flexibility on where and how we work. You'll find out more about what this means for this role during the recruitment process.
Where you’ll work:
Brick Lane:
Our Brick Lane office is in the heart of the East End of London. It’s part of a vibrant and varied community; close to street food, cafes, and shops.
The closest tube station is Aldgate East and Liverpool Street is about a 10-minute walk.
Recognised as an ‘Inclusive Top 50 Employer’ and a ‘Times Top 50 Employer for Women’, we’re working hard to ensure we’re a truly inclusive place to work. This means we don’t just look at your CV. We’re more focused on who you are and the potential you’ll bring to Sky. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we’re happy to discuss flexible working!
And we’ll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, 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.
Why wait?

Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.

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