Full-Time

Lead Data Engineer

Posted on 5/7/2024

Thoughtworks

Thoughtworks

10,001+ employees

Global technology consultancy in software and AI

Consumer Software
Consulting
Fintech

Senior

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK

Required Skills
NoSQL
SQL
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Experience in leading system design and implementation of technical solutions
  • Deep understanding of data modeling and modern data engineering tools
  • Proficiency in writing clean, high-quality code using preferred programming language
  • Experience in building and deploying large-scale data pipelines and data-centric applications
  • Familiarity with data visualization techniques and data-driven approaches
  • Knowledge of different types of databases (SQL, NoSQL, data lake, data schemas, etc.)
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Resilience in ambiguous situations and ability to adapt to challenges
  • Ability to manage risks and conflicts effectively
  • Experience in coaching, mentoring, and motivating team members
  • Proven leadership skills in encouraging professional development and building relationships
Responsibilities
  • Lead and manage data engineering projects from inception to completion
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to leverage data for strategic objectives
  • Design, develop, and operate modern data architecture approaches
  • Create intricate data processing pipelines to address challenging problems
  • Collaborate with data scientists to implement scalable models
  • Write clean code based on TDD and deploy data pipelines
  • Advise clients on distributed storage and computing technologies
  • Develop data models using various modeling techniques
  • Ensure data governance, security, and privacy compliance
  • Incorporate data quality into day-to-day work

Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that specializes in creating adaptable technology platforms, digital product design, and leveraging data and AI. Offering expertise in software engineering, data analytics, and artificial intelligence, this company provides advanced solutions that meet diverse client needs in a fast-evolving tech landscape. The culture at Thoughtworks prioritizes continuous learning and innovation, fostering an environment where technological leaders and pioneering thinkers can thrive.

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$748M

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

1993

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

1%