Principal Data Engineer



10,001+ employees

Global technology consultancy driving digital innovation

Consumer Software

Senior, Expert

London, UK

Required Skills
Data Science
Data Analysis
  • Experience in leading enterprise data strategy
  • System design using Domain-Driven Design
  • Deep understanding of data modeling
  • Experience with modern data engineering tools and platforms
  • Experience with cloud warehousing tools
  • Experience in designing and developing real-time and low-latency data streaming solutions
  • Knowledge of MLOps and data science concepts
  • Stakeholder management
  • Resilience in ambiguous situations
  • Leadership and mentorship skills
  • Relationship building
  • Establish a clear vision and direction for the data paradigm/practices
  • Collaborate with executive level stakeholders to understand strategic objectives
  • Consult on complex data platform programs
  • Create, design, and develop intricate data processing pipelines
  • Collaborate with data scientists to design scalable implementation of models
  • Write clean and iterative code based on TDD
  • Lead and advise clients on distributed storage and computing technologies
  • Select suitable data modeling techniques and design physical data models
  • Design and drive the strategy around data governance, data security, and data privacy
  • Incorporate data quality into day-to-day work

Thoughtworks stands out as a global technology consultancy with a rich history of over 28 years, offering a unique blend of strategy, design, and engineering to drive digital innovation. The company's culture fosters learning and growth, bringing together a diverse mix of technologists, from fresh computer science graduates to experienced professionals and self-taught developers, creating an environment that encourages mutual learning and challenge. With a proven track record in creating adaptable technology platforms, designing top-tier digital products, and harnessing data and AI, Thoughtworks has consistently demonstrated industry leadership and a competitive edge.

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Chicago, Illinois



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