Are you passionate about delivering real value to an organization using advanced techniques in data engineering? We are looking for a talented Data Engineer to work in our Data Science team.
The role presents an opportunity for you to partner with stakeholders across all areas of the business including marketing, risk, customer services and quanta, to deliver impactful data products. What you’ll do :
As part of an exciting evolution of the Data Science within IG we are establishing a team to provide a data platform, tools and best practices for our Data Science teams.
Maintain and optimize existing data pipelines, adherence SLA targets and requirements
Migration of legacy data pipelines to a cloud-based solution
Work with Data Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers to gather data requirements
Who you’ll be :
You have a methodical approach to solving difficult problems.
You have experience and the desire to coach members of the data science team on best practices.
You possess excellent communication skills, explaining complicated concepts to non-technical colleagues
You are an innovative thinker keen to put forward own ideas and suggestions.
You’ll need experience in :
Building data models and data pipelines while delivering high data quality solutions
Using various data design patterns
Cloud-based architecture and deployment
Guiding data scientists on using data tools efficiently
You’ll possess strong skills in the following areas :
At least two programming languages, preferably Python and / or Java
Python data analysis libraries : pandas, bumpy
Relational and Document-oriented Databases
Workflow management / scheduling platform : Airflow, Ozzie
Big-data technology stack : Spark, Hadoop
Cloud Platform : GCP or AWS
Essential Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline
Desirable Higher level degree (MSc / PhD) in Computer Science or a related technical discipline
Where you’ll work :
Leading IG to become a data-driven company, data science is the bridge between technology and business leaders, providing actionable insights to support strategic decisions and empowering people to deliver recognizable impact to the enterprise.
We are building a world-class team of data scientists, known by all areas of IG for delivering and aiding others to deliver value, and recognized externally for our innovation and people development. Our mission is to :
Build quality data products that deliver measurable impact to the business
Deliver actionable insights to enable the business to provide tailored services to our clients
Optimize business processes through automation
Build a data science community that promotes growth of team members through knowledge sharing, coaching and training