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Lead Data Engineer

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Data & Analytics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £85000 - £90000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Zoe Caplan-Hill

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Lead Data Engineer, WFH, Consultancy, up to 90K

We are currently partnering with a global consultancy firm that is growing massively and full of opportunity. We're looking for a Lead Data Engineer to join the expanding Data Team to provide leadership and technical expertise to a team that will be deploying cutting solutions for the business's clients.

This is a fantastic opportunity where your work will really make a difference as the role will involve ensuring that projects are delivered to a high level, in multiple industries and working with the latest and greatest technology available on the market.


  • Serve as a Project or DI lead that will oversee multiple consultants that will be experts in different competencies and technologies.
  • Design, develop, test and deploy data integration processes using appropriate tools
  • Create functional documentation such as ETL architecture documentation
  • Provide consultative methods of approach, asking key questions to understand the needs of client businesses.
  • Report, identify, design and implement a reporting user experience that is consistent across environments.


  • 3 years of Management experience at a minimum is an absolute must.
  • Minimum of 3 years of consultancy experience
  • Experience within Data Architecture, data modelling or similar experience
  • Strong, demonstrable experience in using Data integration tools such as SSIS, Azure Data Factory, Databricks, Glue or Airflow
  • Experience with working with Data Warehousing tools.
  • Strong understanding of Big Data Frameworks in Spark, Hadoop or Hive (this includes PySpark, SparkScala or SparkSQL) or similar
  • Experience working with major database platforms such as SQL Server, Oracle, Azure Data Lake, Azure Synapse/SQL Data Warehouse, Snowflake or Redshift etc.


Up to £75,000 per annum depending on experience.

Mexa Solutions are an approved supplier for this organisation and benefit from a tier one supplier status.

For more information on this opportunity, or a further exploratory conversation, please contact Jan Villaruel or Zoe Caplan-Hill on:

07547 672 676 or 07591 212 477

Jan . Villaruel @ mexasolutions .c o m

Zoe . caplan - hill @ mexasolutions .c o m

Don't worry if you don't have an up to date CV, we can deal with that later. In fact, most people we place we do so just by their LinkedIn profiles.