Data Engineer

  • EDF Limited
  • Gloucester Road Station, London, UK
  • 12/07/2022
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Big Data Data Management Statistics

Job Description

In addition to a salary ranging from £49,436 - £65,536 we offer a company pension scheme, paid holidays and a range of flexible benefits.

At EDF, everyone’s welcome. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone has a voice and where you feel confident being yourself. We’re committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. We’d like our future workforce to have an equal gender balance, represent a broad mix of people from minority ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+, those with a disability and supporting social mobility. We are a disability confident employer and we’ll do all we can to help you thought the process, making adjustments along the way as required.

We value the difference you bring and offer opportunities for you to thrive and succeed.

What you'll be doing

As one of our Data Engineer’s you’ll help with:


  • Solution design and implementation using Microsoft Azure services and related tools
  • Designing and building enterprise data models and Data Warehouse solutions (e.g. SQL PaaS, Synapse)
  • Specification of ETL pipelines, data integration and data migration design (e.g. ADF, Striim, NextAxiom)
  • Exposing data to end users using Power BI, Azure API Apps or other modern visualization platform or experience
  • Specification of Data Quality Management methodology and supporting technology tools
  • Analysing current business practices, processes and procedures and identifying future opportunities for leveraging Microsoft Azure data & analytics PaaS services
  • Working within a project management/agile delivery methodology in a leading role as part of a wider team
  • Implementing effective metrics and monitoring processes
  • Dealing with other stakeholders/end users in the software development lifecycle – PMs, BAs, testing etc

Who you are

You’ll have a background in Azure and be able to implement, lead and others in its use and benefits.You’ll have experience and be able to demonstrate advanced SQL, advanced synapse, advanced data factory pipelines, data modelling, data design of data lakes / relational DB and ETL ELT pipelines, architecting and delivering solutions using the Azure Data Analytics platform including exposure to Azure DataBricks, Spark or Azure Cosmos DB etc.

As one of the Data Engineers, you will also have experience in the design, reporting & data visualisation solutions such as Power BI, SAP Business Objects as well as hands on experience with Master Data Management and Data Quality Tools.

Experience with one or more of these technologies would also be a benefit; Azure DevOps, Striim. Business Objects, Python, R, or C#