Senior Data Engineer

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A rare and exciting opportunity has arisen, for a Senior Data Engineer to join an Oxfordshire based company at the forefront of scientific R&D. Joining a small, exceptionally talented team you will be responsible for gathering and analysing vast quantities of data from my clients’ core platform.

What will I be doing?
As the Senior Data Engineer, you will help the company discover information hidden in vast amounts of data, enabling them to make smarter decisions. The primary focus of the Data Engineer will be to apply data mining techniques, perform statistical analysis, and report patterns back to the wider team to investigate.

This is a varied positon and the Senior Data Engineer will also be responsible for the development, implementation and optimisation of data structures using Python. Working within a CI/CD environment, the Senior Data Engineer will work with vast quantities of complex data, deploying data pipelines to AWS cloud.

About the company
This University spin out has gone from strength to strength, opening offices across the globeand rapidly expanding, attracting exceptional talent. Pioneers in their filed, this technology start-up were the first organisation in the world to use powerful AI applications to aid in the discovery of new medicines.

The ideal candidate will have…
The Senior Data Engineer will have commercial experience developing data pipelines, data structures working with vast quantities of complex data. Ideally combined with commercial experience with;

  • Python, including packages such as NumPy, SciPy and Pandas
  • Experience developing and optimising algorithms
  • Cloud technologies, AWS is preferred but Azure and GCP can also be considered
  • Databases such as PostgreSQL and Elastic Search
  • Any experience with technologies such as Snowflake would really set your application apart

So what’s next?
If you think this role is a good fit for you, please apply below and I will be in touch with you shortly to discuss the role further.

Alternatively, if you’re not ready to apply just yet but would like some more information, please feel free to call me on 07467 141 786 or email

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Megan Robertson
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  • 23 Days Holiday
  • 5% Pension contribution
  • Flexibility including remote working
  • Excellent Health and Dental care plans for you and your family
  • Cycle to work scheme
Date Posted
October 18


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