Version 1 | Southampton

Azure Data Engineering Lead

Department: Business Management & Change
Job Description

With increasingly vast seas of digital information, smart organisations can today do things that were up to now impossible; spot unseen business trends, prevent diseases, make our roads safer and so on. At Version 1 our Mission is to prove IT can make a real difference. We prove this every day and due to continued expansion, we’re searching for like-minded individuals to help us ‘take it to the next level’.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced developer of large scale data solutions. You will join a team delivering a transformative cloud-hosted data platform for a key Version 1 customer. 

You should have a proven track record in implementing data ingestion and transformation pipelines for large scale organisations. We are seeking someone with deep technical skills in a variety of technologies to play an important role in developing and delivering early proofs of concept and production implementation and strong confident experience in building solutions using a variety of open-source tools a Microsoft Azure services and a proven track record in delivering high-quality work to tight deadline within an Agile delivery / DevOps methodology to deliver proof of concept and production implementation in iterative sprints.

  • Direct experience of leading the design and development of data ingestion using Databricks. 
  • Ingestion of data using batch and stream processing models using Databricks and Databricks data 
  • Experience of deployment pipelines and automation using Azure Dev Ops orchestral to Azure DataFactory. 
  • Microsoft Azure Big Data Architecture certification
  • Hands on experience designing and delivering solutions using the Azure Data Analytics platform including Azure Storage, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Azure Data Lake, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Stream Analytics
  • Experience with ElasticSearch, Log Stash, Kibana and/or Azure Monitoring & Logging components desirable
  • Experience working in a Dev/Ops environment with tools such as Azure DevOps, Chef, Puppet or Terraform
  • Experience working with structured and unstructured data, specifically, imaging & geospatial data with examples of using image processing & feature detection techniques.
Additional Information

This is an opportunity to join one of the biggest Big-Data Projects in the UK and join a growing Microsoft Azure Capability team. 

Roles will be based on customer sites. (Currently in Southampton & London ). Roles are envisaged to be full time on-site. Expenses will be covered. London office /home base thereafter. Limited remote working also might be possible but should not be assumed. For more info please get in touch.

 Must have work permit due to timeframes.  

Suzanne Whelan,
Version 1 Talent Acquisition Team Manager
Tel: 00353872200625

We are an equal opportunities employer. Please refer to our Diversity & Inclusion statement on the website.

Please note: Version 1 has an internal recruitment team and does not accept agency candidates. If you want to join the team here at Version 1, get in touch with us directly!

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