Senior Data Engineer x 2 / Lead Data Engineer x 2

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

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  • Salary:

    £65000 - £95000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Imogen Hale

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Role: Senior Data Engineer / Lead Data Engineer

Location - Manchester

Multiple Roles Available

Salary DoE - £60,000 - £95,000 DOE

Work Pattern - Hybrid - 1 day a week on client site.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Data Engineers to join a growing consultancy firm based around the UK who focus on using the latest technologies and have a clear vision for growth.

They're looking for talented people to join the team to help shape their growth at this exciting stage in their company journey. The company have a huge growth plan and a big focus on training and development. To facilitate all of these they feed 10% of the company profits back into a training fund which can be used to upskill across the board.

Sound interesting? Keep on reading to find out more about your next great role!

The Role

This is a traditional consulting role, you'll get to use your extensive technical experience to help their clients in all areas of development, maintenance and integration of their high-level data systems.

It varies slightly from project to project but on average it would be on average 1 day a week or so on client site, sometime less and the do have some limited capacity for fully remote staff members. There are offices in Manchester should you want to work in them the other days of the week but there is no obligation to do so. The vast majority of clients are in city centre locations.

They support a wide range of clients from large banks and FTSE 100 companies to charity and non-profit organisations. The work scope and client base is varied.

Every project has a "lead" - this is someone who is in control of the project from initial brief and pre-sales through to delivery. This role is available, but you must have had previous management experience.

The company structure is very flat, almost everyone is a "hands on" technical individual but the also have a grad scheme so there is plenty of opportunity to coach and mentor and this would be desired.


You'll create data platforms based around modern, cloud-native technologies:

  • Python or Scala
  • Cloud Platforms: AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Streaming Data: Kafka or Kinesis
  • Data Processing: Spark or Pandas
  • SQL Databases: SQL Server, PostgreSQL, MySQL or similar
  • Data Warehouses: Synapse, Redshift or BigQuery
  • Pipeline Orchestration: Airflow, Azure Data Factory or similar
  • Dataiku or Databricks


  • Strong technical capabilities with the desire to learn more
  • Experience in cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP) - must have at least one and be willing to learn the rest.
  • Strong programming skills (/Python, Scala, Java, etc.)
  • Experience building data platforms such as Data Lakes, Data Warehouses or Data Meshes

Any management or leadership experience is a bonus but there is NO requirement for previous consulting experience


  • Group Profit share
  • Life Assurance - 4 x annual salary
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Travel Insurance
  • Long-term Sickness Insurance
  • Critical Illness Cover
  • Pension
  • 25 days holiday per annum + bank holidays
  • Tailored support for professional development
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Payroll giving scheme
  • Electric Vehicle Scheme

Apply now!

If you're looking for your next great step at an organisation working with Tier 1 clients, who put a tangible plan in place for your own progression then this the role for you.

Interviews are ongoing. To avoid missing out on this opportunity apply today to learn more about your next great role.

Role: Senior Data Engineer / Lead Data Engineer

Location - Manchester

Multiple Roles Available

Salary DoE - £60,000 - £95,000 DOE

Work Pattern - Hybrid - 1 day a week on client site.

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