Data Tech Lead

Updated on 5/17/2024



201-500 employees

Employee compliance monitoring software solutions

Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

York, UK

Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Development Operations (DevOps)
  • At least 5 years of experience in data engineering with experience in a previous tech leadership position
  • Expert in SQL, including a knowledge of efficient query and schema design, DDL, and use of stored procedures
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python
  • Strong knowledge of coding best practices with the ability to regularly review and coach other engineers
  • Strong knowledge of data quality, data governance, and data security principles and practices
  • Experience of search technologies such as ElasticSearch / Azure Search / Graph databases
  • Experience with data modelling, data warehousing, and ETL processes
  • Experience building production systems in the cloud. We are an Azure company but other cloud providers are acceptable.
  • Experience and understanding of master data platforms, techniques and challenges (MDM)
  • Work in an Agile development environment and utilize DevOps, CI/CD (Azure Devops) processes
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and problem-solving skills
  • Identify and build solutions to aid the master data platform in being truly enterprise-level
  • Design, and build scalable, efficient, and fault-tolerant data products which align to the Data Strategy
  • Regularly contribute to the codebase and aid other engineers within the team by reviewing and advising/sharing best-practices
  • Re-engineer and re-architect elements of the platform where necessary
  • Explore and recommend new tools and technologies to optimize the data platform. Help lead Hackathons and POCs to determine technical recommendations
  • Ensure the platform remains secure, well-monitored and performant
  • Work alongside the Data Engineering Manager, Product Manager and Product Owner to enhance this vital data product and deliver on Star’s Data Strategy
  • Play a key role in Agile ceremonies with particular input into backlog refinement and estimations, as well as ownership of the tech-debt backlog
  • Look for ways to help others, whether this be through mentoring, pair programming or other approach to knowledge sharing

StarCompliance offers a sophisticated employee compliance platform that specializes in monitoring and mitigating conflicts of interest in various domains such as personal trading, insider trading, and political donations. This company stands out for centralizing deal-related activity through its Compliance Control Room, which simplifies conflict searches and enhances transparency. Moreover, the availability of the STAR Mobile app allows employees to manage compliance tasks on-the-go, making it a technologically adept workplace that prioritizes efficient and ethical business practices.

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Rockville, Maryland



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