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Database Engineer

Job Title: Database Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wirral, Merseyside
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Reference: BBBH54998_1504861639
Contact Name: Cameron De Souza
Contact Email: c.desouza@parity.net
Job Published: September 08, 2017 10:07

Job Description

Database Engineer - Permanent - North West

£38,000 + Additional Benefits

As a Database Engineer you will be part of the Consumer Performance Platform, building a technology platform that will create a holistic view of our consumer, covering an increasing number of consumer data sources globally. Additionally, the platform will contain all our Digital Assets, Recipes and Product Information.

As a Database Engineer you will be responsible for;

  • Defining and building highly available and secure data platforms that support of the Consumer Performance programme.
  • Collaboration with Database architect, designing, building, maintaining and enhancing the data models supporting all products and capabilities within the team.
  • Designing high-quality data solutions for key marketing systems, as part of a growing and evolving DevOps team.
  • Ensuring data models and data capability comply with specifications, aligned to database standards.
  • Providing expertise in database and cloud hosting technologies.
  • Designing, management and architecture of Hadoop/Apache Project & SQL databases
  • Ensuring Data integration using ETL and API toolsets is efficient and secure. (Aligned with database standards and in conjunction with wider team)
  • Collaborating on architecture of large scale data products (ingestion, analytics)
  • Establishing and maintain appropriate backup/recovery policies and procedures.
  • Protecting our most critical data is essential, deliver data solutions aligned to the security data security best practises and standards.
  • Collaborating with entire Consumer Performance team to ensure all data is protected as appropriate to its classification.

Essential requirements for the Database Engineer include;

  • SQL
  • Experience of working with Big Data.
  • Management and integration to Database technology (Hadoop, MS SQL Server, Hibernate, ETL)
  • Experience of working with teams using Agile / DevOps concepts.
  • Experience of delivering and securing the highest quality data.
  • Dedication to a collaborative working style and the ability to work well in small teams, both onshore and offshore.
  • Thrive on solving problems

Desirable requirements for the Database Engineer include;

  • Linux (Windows experience also considered)
  • Automation (e.g. Chef , Cloud Formation, Puppet, Ambari Blueprints for Hortonworks)
  • Continuous Integration (Jenkins)
  • Monitoring Solutions (Zabbix, Cloudwatch)
  • Issue, Change and Requirements Management (Jira)
  • Source Code Management (BitBucket , GitHub)
  • Hosting data on Cloud Technologies (Amazon AWS, Azure, Google)

Database Engineer - Permanent - North West

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