29 November 2022

Our client is looking for a Lead Data Engineer who will be leading, architecting, designing and building next-generation data platform from scratch to digitalization.

Mandatory Skill(s)

  • Degree in Data Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology;
  • At least 5 years of experience in data engineering and modelling, preferably in a leadership role
  • Strong hands-on exposure in data science, data analytics and / or data engineering;
  • Familiar with database basics, database normalization, OLAP, star schemas, SCDs (slowly-changing dimensions) and column-oriented storage;
  • Experience with the cloud (e.g. AWS , GCP, Azure );
  • Strong hands-on exposure with ETL Extract, Transform, Load tools;
  • Experience implementing batch and streaming data pipelines;
  • Experience writing efficient SQL;
  • In-depth knowledge of both SQL and NoSQL databases, including performance tuning and troubleshooting;
  • Worked on Data engineering tools and frameworks such as Airflow, Kafka, Hadoop, Spark, Beam, Flink, Kubernetes;
  • Worked on DevOps tools such as Docker, Git, Terraform;
  • Experience with agile methodologies, technology-savvy and appreciates new modern web application technologies stacks;
  • Strong communication and technical documentation skills.

Desirable Skill(s)

  • Experience working with very large data sets, data analytics and machine learning;
  • Experience in data science and data platforms.


  • Build up the data engineering team and capabilities;
  • Provide technical leadership to data engineers by coaching and mentoring;
  • Lead the development of modern tooling for data analysts;
  • Cloud/infrastructure/ops/automation experience to enable the team to operate self-sufficiently;
  • Lead discussions with product managers, software engineers, data analysts and data scientists to build scalable and data-driven platforms and tools;
  • Manage and run production services that provide analytics capabilities to our various data users across the divisions;
  • Development of systems, architectures, and platforms that can scale large volume and variety.

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