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BI Engineer | BI Developer - ETL DWH Big Data

Cardiff

  1. Full time

Closing date

30/04/2021

About the job

Interested in Financial Services, lending and digital disruption?

Admiral Financial Services have been rapidly growing and disrupting a sector that’s been waiting for change.

Join part of a talented, modern team. We have the freedom of a start-up, with the backing of a FTSE 100 company.

Working with the latest technologies and platforms:

  • AWS
  • RedShift
  • MongoDB
  • Athena
  • Glue
  • EMR
  • Data Streams
  • Analytics toolsets

And constantly exploring more…

As an experienced Data Engineer, you will have a deep understanding of data technologies, strong software engineering skills, a deep interest in data analytics along with a growing passion for Machine Learning.

Working as a key part of the Data Team, the role involves creating data solutions to process data at scale using both batch and real-time scenarios, on a wide range of data driven projects to support our continued growth.

Key Responsibilities

  • Implement workflows to ingest data into our Data Warehouse and Data Lake from a variety of data sources.
  • Work closely with Data Architecture, Business Intelligence, Data Science and IT Delivery Teams to design, develop and maintain highly scalable data solutions and pipelines.
  • Identify and document requirements from Business Intelligence and Analytics Teams turning them into data assets for consumption against stated requirements.
  • Develop and refine datasets and processes recommending ways to improve both the reliability and underlying quality of our data.

What we’re looking for in you

  • Data engineering experience ideally using AWS
  • Hands on experience with AWS Athena, Redshift and underlying Data Lake concepts.
  • Expert knowledge of both SQL and NoSQL database systems and concepts.
  • Experienced with optimised storage file formats (parquet, avro etc.).
  • Proficient at building big data infrastructure, ingestion and modelling pipelines.
  • Strong ETL skills, fluent in using AWS Glue, AWS EMR / Spark, NIFI and Airflow
  • Coding experience with Python, Java, Spark-SQL, R.
  • Data modelling skills, able to model and visualise data requirements to aid technical design.  
  • Experience consuming and integrating with 3rd Party APi’s.

Nice to have

  • Relevant cloud certification.
  • Prior experience with Apache Hudi / Delta Lake concepts.
  • Experience designing and building scalable API’s to host Machine Learning Models.
  • Previous financial services experience
  • Experienced with Agile software development

About Admiral

We're Wales’ only FTSE 100 company. We have forward-thinking approaches and provide endless opportunities to test, learn and grow. There's a reason we've been named a Best Place to Work: our progressive culture, core values, and commitment to diversity and inclusion have created a working environment where people share ideas, aren’t afraid to speak up and change things, and above all, feel valued.

Admiral has grown from being a small start-up into a multi-national organisation. The company is constantly investigating new products, services and markets and is now present in eight countries with a diverse product portfolio.

Our success goes hand-in-hand with having a strong culture where we put our people and customers first. Our philosophy is simple yet effective: people who like what they do, do it better, and this, in turn, means that our customers receive the level of service and products that they deserve. Our culture is honest, open and wholeheartedly focused on four key areas:

Communication, Equality, Reward & Recognition, and Fun.

Salary, Benefits and Work-Life Balance

We do not have a set salary for this position, as it will be dependent on the successful candidate’s experience. We are happy to see CVs from all candidates who meet the requirements and will be happy to discuss the remuneration package.

At Admiral, we are proud to be a diverse business where we put our people and customers first. We have great benefits to ensure employees have a great work-life balance; it's one of the reasons we're voted no. 1 in the 2019 Sunday Times Best Big Companies to Work For in the UK. We want you to have an element of freedom to define a working lifestyle that supports this, so accommodate flexible hours wherever possible.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please complete an online application form.

Please note, we are unable to accept CVs via email.

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