Senior Data Engineer

Data Analyst, Data Engineer, Data Management, Data Science
Edinburgh, Glasgow
Posted 1 week ago

Sword are a growing IT solutions company with offices throughout the UK including London, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen.

We partner with private and public sector organisations across Finance, Energy, Manufacturing, Media and Government, helping them to understand the true organisational value of utilising Microsoft integrated solutions.

Working within our Professional Service Business Unit as a Senior Data Engineer this position will suit someone with a successful track record of delivering Data Engineering solutions for Customers, Business Users and Organisational Teams. The ideal candidate for this role will bring an in-depth understanding of Data Engineering coupled with experience leveraging Microsoft Azure technologies to deploy and maintain best in class technical solutions.

Technical Skills Required:

  • Azure certifications with focus on Data Engineering
  • Azure Synapse Analytics Workspace
  • Azure Storage Accounts
  • Azure Data Lake
  • Azure SQL Database and SQL Warehouse
  • Azure Data Factory
  • Languages:
  • SQL, T-SQL, Python, Scala, PySpark, C#, SparkSQL, SSIS
  • Power BI Development (Power Query, custom visualisations) and Power BI Services
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Microsoft Visual Studio, Azure Synapse Studio, Azure Data Studio
  • Azure DevOps (repo, deployment pipelines, task management)
  • Delivering Master and Reference Data Management
  • Managing Data Security

The role can be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow with an element of remote working to support a positive work – life balance. As we continue to move out of lockdown, this role will initially be based fully remotely but will, in time join our teams based in one of our central belt offices.

All members of the Sword team are supported and encouraged to develop their career with Sword through our personal training and development plan alongside a competitive salary, pension, and healthcare package.


For a confidential discussion regards this opportunity please apply on-line in the first instance.

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