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As a Lead Data Engineer, you will be working on a global initiative to take our data platforms and practice to the next level.

You will be leading the data and analytic solutions for our trading businesses. The existing platform is one year old, and this is an opportunity to contribute to the evolution of the platform and the team.

You will bring to the team senior experience of working in big data environments. You will apply your knowledge around continuous improvement and integrating new services and third-party products.

Knowledge of the following would be useful:

·         Experience with open source big data technologies. (Spark, Presto, Airflow, Cloud Storage)

·         Public cloud infrastructure (networking, instances, security) and services (e.g. lambda, RDS etc.).

·         Containerization (ideally with Kubernetes).

·         Data prep, transformation, and pipe lining (ideally spark).

·         Logging and Monitoring solutions

·         Coding languages: Python/Java/Scala/Bash

If you would like to apply your skills is a fast-paced environment, building next generation data platforms for our market leading trading business, please apply now

The Corporate Operations Group (COG) brings together specialist support services including workplace, human resources, market operations and technology. COG's purpose is to drive operational excellence through business-aligned services with a focus on quality, cost and risk. COG comprises the following divisions: Business Improvement and Strategy, Business Services, Human Resources, Market Operations, and Technology.

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A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,300+ employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

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Job no: COG-954227
Work type: Full time
Location: London
Category: Senior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Anastasia Potapova
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