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Senior Data Engineer

Job Title: Senior Data Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: £425 - £525 per day
Start Date: December 2017
Reference: BBBH55986_1512565438
Contact Name: Jessica Roberts
Contact Email: j.roberts@parity.net
Job Published: December 06, 2017 13:04

Job Description

Senior Data Engineer - 6 months - Edinburgh - Outside of IR35

Our public-sector client based in Edinburgh has an exciting opportunity for a skilled Data Engineer, you will be a senior member of a team of data specialists and will support the implementation of innovative data strategies and data management while mentoring more junior members of the Experience of using a variety of geographic information analysis techniques

Essential skills:

  • Experience and awareness of leading GIS products and technologies (e.g. QGIS, FME, PostGIS)
  • Experience of PostgreSQL
  • Experience developing in Python
  • Experience with Unix/Linux
  • Experience of designing and delivering micro service architectures.
  • Experience in maintaining Geospatial data repositories (e.g. spatial databases and data warehouses, spatial indexing etc.).
  • Experience in developing and maintaining ETL processes (data improvement, data transformation)
  • Experience developing in C++
  • Experience with Ansible, Jenkins, PL/pgSQL, DbFit, Bash
  • Experience with Docker.
  • Experience in using open technologies and open data
  • Experience of test driven development
  • Excellent knowledge of relational databases
  • Experience in the delivery of quality assurance and improvement activities for geospatial data
  • Experience in delivering and maintaining open-standards compliant geospatial services (e.g. OGC, INSPIRE)

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