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Lead Data Platform Engineer (Azure, SQL, Power BI)

Lead Data Platform Engineer (Azure, SQL, Power BI)

Job Title: Lead Data Platform Engineer (Azure, SQL, Power BI)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London
Industry:
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
REF: C2311W_1637678793
Contact Name: Matthew Burrows
Job Published: 8 days ago

Job Description

Lead Data Platform Engineer (Azure, SQL, Power BI)

Contract - Inside IR35 - £500 - £600 a day

The Consultancy Group are proud to have partnered with a global, leading, Fortune 500 technology solutions business to support them during an exciting period of progressive change. This award-winning business is installing a new centralised master data management system and looking for a Lead Data Platform Engineer to support with its implementation.

As a Lead Data Platform Engineer (Azure, SQL, Power BI) your responsibilities will include:

  • Architecture, design, development and delivery of enterprise grade Business Intelligence and Analytics solutions based on the Microsoft Data Platform
  • Architect the Modern Data Platform while leveraging cloud offerings such as Azure Databricks, Azure Synapse Apache Spark, Power BI
  • Engage stakeholders in strategic discussions to assess business requirements and use cases
  • Working directly with stakeholders to understand requirements and presenting solutions
  • Taking ownership for the delivery of core solution components
  • Perform assessments to determine the technical feasibility of building Data & Analytics solutions. Build PoCs, define and develop MVPs as needed.
  • Contribute to and define the high-level solution and act as functional expert
  • Leadership and mentoring of more junior team members and supporting their personal development
  • Constantly developing technical skills using the latest cloud technology

As a Lead Data Platform Engineer (Azure, SQL, Power BI) you will have:

  • Strong background of enterprise BI and Data Warehousing concepts and methods with the ability to adapt and tailor based on requirements
  • Experience with various Azure PaaS services within data space (see Technology, below)
  • Experience in data platform/pipeline management, performance optimisation and scalability
  • Understanding of software engineering tools and concepts
  • Working with Modern Data Platforms (MPP architectures)
  • Strong communication skills

Technology

Microsoft Data Factory, Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage (gen 2), Microsoft SQL Server, Databricks, Synapse Analytics, Cosmos DB, Azure SQL, Azure Analysis Services, Power BI, Apache Spark, Delta Lake, Purview etc., Microsoft Power Platform

For more information on this exciting opportunity and business, do not hesitate to reach out via email on

Lead Data Platform Engineer (Azure, SQL, Power BI)

Contract - Inside IR35 - £500 - £600 a day