Data Engineer

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Location
Lakeside, Portsmouth
Department
Data & Insights
About The Role

Data Engineer (AWS)

We are growing and we need you!

We are looking for a professional Data Engineer to join our highly progressive and growing data team. This is an exciting opportunity to support the development of our state-of-the-art AWS based data platform and our bespoke data analytics applications that are used across the organisation to  deliver actionable insights for growing and optimising accounts. With a team of professional around you, a business with appetite for data and an exciting Checkatrade growth journey ahead, this is a fantastic time to join us!

If you are a forward thinking Data Engineering who can learn, adapt, and grow, we’d love to hear from you.

Location: London, Portsmouth or Remote. Our local office based teams are currently moving to hybrid ways of working, with 2 days in the office, 3 days at home. For our Data Engineer opportunity, we are also open to hear from candidates further afield (UK only) who are looking for remote based opportunities.

Where do you fit in?

Reporting to the Head of Advanced Analytics and Data Engineering, you’ll work alongside our team of Data Engineers, Data Scientists and Data Analysts to support with the development of an AWS state of the art data platform. You’ll be focussed on developing new data models, core data sets, data extractions, transformations and loading processes. You’ll support with the existing processes and own data quality for various functions, implement new data integrations and write custom plugins in Airflow. Additionally, you’ll own  and maintain the data architecture elements and its performance and security as well as manage SLAs for key data set.  Working as a part of our growing data function, you’ll become key player at utilising our data to its full potential and develop innovative solutions that will take Checkatrade to the next level!

What’s in it for you?

  • An opportunity to become a part of a team that strives for excellence in an exciting digital scale up environment.
  • Access to advanced tools and technologies to help you grow your skills and experience.
  • An opportunity to be involved in projects that have a real impact in shaping the business and its future.

What do you need to succeed?

  • Previous experience in a similar Data Engineer role developing big data cloud platform.
  • Hands on experience with Python, AWS, S3, Airflow, SQL, Presto, Hive and NoSQL database
  • Firehose and DynamoDB or equivalent is a bonus.
  • Understanding of machine learning principles
  • Business acumen
About Us

Checkatrade is the consumer choice for finding a local reputable and reliable tradesperson. For over 20 years, we've been the place where reputation matters most - and if you join us, you’ll ensure that our trade members continue to uphold these high standards.

With 50,000 trades available to help with your home improvement project, we’re here to help no matter how big or small the project you are undertaking is.

We're currently going through a period of significant investment and growth and we're looking for exceptional people to join us on our journey to help us achieve our ambitious goals. This is a really exciting time to join our team.

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