Data Engineering Director required. Altus Partners’ client, a PE backed technology business, is looking for a Data Engineering Director to join their team in London.
This is an opportunity for a results-orientated Data Engineering Director who is motivated by driving value creation to join a business that is enjoying sustained success as they go from strength to strength and continue to scale.
Ownership of the data engineering roadmap and strategy – defining processes and standards across the function
Develop data pipelines that are efficient and scalable
Lead and manage a team of highly skilled data engineers
Recruit best in class data engineers that are complementary to the existing team
Ensure the team are using the most appropriate tools for the platform, and evaluate and embrace – where necessary – new and emerging technologies
Adhere to the highest standards of data governance, quality and security
Must have experience of working for a private equity backed business
Proven experience of managing a high performing data engineering team in a private equity backed environment
Excellent data engineering background and not afraid to get hands dirty where necessary
Excellent background with Python and SQL
Excellent background with AWS (and related services)
Superb communication skills and able to communicate technical subjects to non-technical stakeholders
Extensive experience of dealing with c-suite
Excellent attention to detail and problem solving skills