Lead Data Engineer Ref. No: 7923

Role Purpose

Responsible for quality assurance of engineering on the data platform. The Lead is responsible for the day-to-day performance and productivity of those they have been directed to work with. They always lead by example and drive quality, whilst ensuring delivery to scope

Region: Kraków, małopolskie


Requirements

  • 5+ years of developer/engineering background of large-scale distributed data processing systems (or experience in equal measure). Can provide constructive feedback based on knowledge
  • Highly knowledgeable about data modelling, governance, security, access, and storage
  • Programming in one or more languages within our data eco-system e.g. Python
  • Implement cloud data technologies on either GCP, Azure or AWS
  • Can articulate and evangelise shortening the systems development life cycle while also delivering features, fixes, and updates frequently in close alignment with business objectives
  • Worked in an Agile delivery framework


Responsibilities

  • Work across multiple agile teams, advising, mentoring and line managing other Data Engineers
  • Act as an escalation point for Teams, unblocking technical or project related issues to maintain project progress
  • Support the Data Engineering Manager with resourcing and other day to day management duties
  • Maintain high performing teams by driving continuous improvement of engineering and agile practices and standards
  • Be an active member of the Kingfisher wide technical lead team to help define development processes, and code quality standards, also serve as a technical leader within the organisation
  • Promote TDD to design and develop operationally maintainable solutions in accordance with Kingfisher standards
  • Where required, work as part of team in a highly collaborative manner, delivering business value of a high, maintainable quality
  • Ensure competence in the specialism is sustained, developed, and encouraged within your team by being a data engineer with a passion for leading and coaching


We offer

  • Private medical healthcare  (including dentalcare) for you and your family
  • Medicover sports card (Fit&More package)
  • Life insurance financed by the employer
  • 30-minute lunch break included in the 8-hour working day
  • Work in a highly professional and stimulating atmosphere
  • Training & Buddy programme that will allow you to quickly adapt to your new role
  • Wellbeing programme for employees
  • Co-financing of monthly tickets for the public transport in Krakow
  • Comfortable working environment in the office and the possibility of home office
  • Language courses, accounting courses, access to LinkedIn Learning and the possibility of co-financing studies and certification
  • Employee referral programme
  • Hybrid working model