Data Engineering Manager

Location Malta
Discipline: Technology, Data Analytics & BI
Contact name: Samrudhi Manghate

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15622
Published: 26 days ago
Our client is looking for a Data Engineering Manager to join their IT team. The successful applicant will be primarily responsible for - 

  • Experience in defining and adhering to data governance frameworks;
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in data engineering environments, data warehousing and ETL design;
  • Project management experience related to data architecture overhaul;
  • Bachelor's Degree in IT/Engineering or equivalent;
  • Excellent knowledge of distributed processing systems used for big data workloads;
  • Applied experience and skills in building data workflows with industry standard tooling and be able to pro-grammatically schedule them;
  • Experience and knowledge in OLAP Technology;
  • Experience in MS BI Stack (SSIS/SSRS/SSAS);
  • Have working knowledge of visualization tools such as Microsoft Power BI, Tableau or Qlik Sense;
  • Highly skilled in SQL and have mastery of a programming or scripting language (Java, Scala, Python etc.…);
  • Highly self-driven, motivated individual who firmly believes in a growth-based culture;
  • Experience in managing or leading a medium sized team or larger;
  • Certified and have experience in Cloud-based infrastructure;
  • Have experience and knowledge in Dimensional Modelling in Data Warehousing;
  • Experience with machine learning;
  • Have working experience with data warehousing infrastructure;
  • Familiar with development approaches of CICD, continuous testing, Microservices and containerization;
  • A solid understanding together with applied experience of stream, message and event based real time architectures;
  • Worked within agile frameworks and very familiar with its mindset.

  • Directing the necessary re-architecting and general design improvement of the data engineering ecosystem that comprises the data ingestion processes, data flows, the data lake, the data warehouse and BI platform;
  • Managing, motivating and mentoring the team whilst ensuring succession planning and career guidance for the respective team members;
  • Helping to enforce technical architecture and documentation standards, policies and quality assurance procedures;
  • Coordinating and providing technical leadership to other members of the team on application design and development;
  • Following the project work plans to meet functionality requirements, project objectives and timelines;
  • Helping in the diagnosis and resolve of critical issues and liaise with other members of the team and other teams within the organisation to arrive to a solution;
  • Proactively proposing enhancements to existing processes and liaising with Technical Architects to introduce new technologies which facilitate the BI and development process;
  • Undertaking any other related tasks as directed by senior management.