Data Engineer

Location Glasgow
Discipline: IT
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Gary Simpson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 0141 5668922
Job ref: 134761
Published: 4 months ago
Expiry date: 30 Jun 2024 00:59

Are you an experienced Data Engineer ?

Do you have a passion for Data  and experienced with the Microsoft stack ?

Do you have SQL, Microsoft Fabric and Azure skills ?

If so I have a fantastic new role with my client, with offices in Edinburgh and Glasgow and its hybrid working.

You will be part of a team that works in an Agile environment, contributing to the companies wider data strategy.

Responsibilities include:

  • Modernising existing key business solutions by reverse engineering and rearchitecting for Azure.
  • Be involved in designing and implementing systems to effectively handle large volumes of data and integrate cleanly with other systems.
  • Be a member of the company’s data engineering expert group, keeping abreast of the latest developments in Azure data tooling, promoting best practice and guidance to the wider business.
  • Design Data solutions from the ground up and be responsible for selecting the appropriate technology.


Your skills include:

  • You will have experience with Azure and a strong background in Microsoft SQL
  • Comfortable dealing with large volumes of data, generally time series and numeric data
  • Experience of or willing to learn the following technologies:
    • Microsoft Fabric or its related technologies:
      • Azure Databricks
      • Azure Synapse Analytics
      • Azure DW
      • Azure SQL DB
      • Azure Data Factory
      • Azure Data Lake
  • Experience of taking different business applications and use cases and supporting their needs (query patterns etc) within appropriate data solutions, whilst maintaining data integrity and provenance.
  • Experience designing and building robust, production ready, scalable data pipelines
  • Familiarity with optimising strategies, pipeline architectures, data sets and ETL/ELT processes
  • Have experience of selecting the appropriate tools to deliver the solution
  • Coding skills, could be C# or Python.


For more information get in touch asap on 0141 5668922