Senior Data Engineer

London, England, United Kingdom


This is a crucial role within the Telegraph data project and innovation team. Working closely with a cross functional team of data scientists, analysts and engineers, you’ll be an integral part of the data engineering chapter driving evolution of the data architecture, supporting the use cutting edge AI and ML to optimise business processes. Alongside other senior team members, you’ll take part in shaping the team across aspects such as resourcing, technology and product.

You will be involved in growing the function, providing technical leadership and advising on the data strategy of the entire organisation moving forward.

You’ll head the development of data platforms, with reliability, scalability and performance in mind, along with other members of the Data Engineering team, in order to enable near real-time streaming capabilities.

You will be working with the wider business in order to lead the development of data processing procedures, database structures and improving performance to meet business requirements. The role requires the ability to interface effectively with multiple stakeholders throughout the business and the capability to manage expectations accordingly.


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