(Senior) Data Engineer – ETL / Azure Database Technologies / SQL / Agile

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  • Central London
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  • Contract
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  • Up to £500/day
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  • Commercial

Job reference MS056

Do you want to be part of a growing fast-paced and ambitious team, enjoy exposure to different, new technologies, a buzzing work environment, and a great rate? Are you passionate about data?


Then this might be the role for you:


A leading global eCommerce company based in Central London is currently recruiting for a (Senior) Data Engineer with strong experience in the Microsoft BI Stack (SSIS, SSAS and SSRS), Microsoft SQL server, ETL, C#/PowerShell/T-SQL and the Microsoft Azure Database Technologies (ideally Azure Data Factory (ADF) and Azure Data Warehouse (USQL DWH)).



• Work as part of a diverse, new and growing cross-functional agile team, which forms part of a wider Data Services Team.

• Work on the design and development of a large-scale, high-volume and high-performance data platform,

• Build large-scale ingestion and transformation pipelines an incorporate modern cloud-based technologies and frameworks.

• Creating and maintaining analytical extracts

• Purpose of the role: support the Insights Analytics department by delivering a single platform to streamline data to be able to make timely business-critical decisions



• Previous data engineering experience

• Experience working in large-scale data environments.

• Experience with various big data integration techniques, integration patterns, as well as the technologies and products used to implement them

• Working experience with unstructured big data, including data modelling and processing techniques (ETL, ELT, LETS) for big data systems especially in cloud environments.

• Exposure to the Microsoft Azure platform, especially Azure Data Factory (ADF) and Azure Data Warehouse (U-SQL DWH).

• Experience working in an agile development environment; successful candidate will be highly-adaptable, not afraid to get their hands dirty, “fail fast, learn quick”-attitude

• Excellent analytical, problem-solving and communications skills.

• Database unit-test and integration test experience with automated testing frameworks and tools such as tSQLt, SpecFlow

• Core programming experience of one of the following: T-SQL, C# or PowerShell


Beneficial skills:

• Experience with Azure Data Lake Analytics and U-SQL

• Understanding of Big Data technologies (Hadoop, Spark)

• Familiarity with infrastructure considerations for data and system integration.

• Broad knowledge of the design and implementation of applications’ build, release, deployment, and configuration activities: o Integration tools such as TeamCity, Jenkins

  • Continuous Delivery and Release Management tools such as VSTS and Octopus Deploy
  • Source control tools such as Git and Team Foundation Version Control



Rate on offer is up to £500/day (negotiable if you tick all the boxes!). Three month rolling contract.


Get in touch now for a great contract opportunity.


Are you looking for a permanent role? Do get in touch as well.

020 3167 3165 or maya.stragier@apollo-solutions.com

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