Communication Skills (advanced)
Senior Data Engineer
Who we are and what we create?
Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with approximately 1,380 stores, supported by a team of 80,000 colleagues.
We operate in 8 countries across Europe under retail banners including B&Q, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koçtaş.
At Kingfisher, our purpose is to make home improvement accessible for everyone. In 2017 we opened a Global Business Services (GBS) Centre in Krakow, to which we are looking for candidates for the above-mentioned position.
If you are looking for a place where you can always just be yourself, you will be receiving understanding from your colleagues, and your curiosity of the world will be valued, it means that you’ve come to the right place, because we include the diversity!
What can we offer you?
Private medical healthcare at LUXMED (including dentalcare) for you and your family
Medicover sports card (Fit&More package)
Life insurance financed by the employer
30-minute lunch break included in the 8-hour working day
Work in a highly professional and stimulating atmosphere
Training & Buddy programme that will allow you to quickly adapt to your new role
Wellbeing programme for employees
Co-financing of monthly tickets for the public transport in Krakow
Comfortable working environment in the office and the possibility of home office
Language courses, accounting courses, access to LinkedIn Learning and the possibility of co-financing studies and certification
Employee referral programme
Hybrid working model
Responsible for quality assurance of engineering on the data platform to ensure continued service delivery versus expectations.
An understanding of all engineering stages for a data platform by providing an end-to-end, full stack data expertise from design to build.
What will you be responsible for?
Responsible for providing direction to data engineers working on the data platform, including best practices, review and testing processes.
Provides engineering support as required to the data engineering resource within the delivery squads.
Responsible for ensuring we have the right data engineering resource on the programme, and they are properly onboarded and mentored.
Updates job knowledge by studying state-of-the-art tools, programming techniques, and computing equipment, and by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organisations.
Provides information by collecting, analysing, and summarising development and service issues.
Accomplishes engineering and organisation mission by completing related results as needed.
Supports and develops data engineers by providing advice, coaching, and educational opportunities.
What do we expect from you?
3+ years of developer / engineering background of large-scale distributed data processing systems (or experience in equal measure).
Knowledgeable about data modelling, governance, security, access, and storage.
Programming in one or more languages within our data eco-system e.g. Python.
Implement cloud data technologies on either GCP, Azure or AWS.
Staying up to date with new technology and teaching other developers how to incorporate new trends.
Generating ideas with team members and offering insightful solutions.
Worked in an Agile delivery framework.
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