Data Engineer - 6 month contract

  • Location:

    City of London, London

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  • Job type:

    Contract / Interim

  • Salary:

    Negotiable Salary

  • Contact:

    Jasmine Marland

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  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Client:

    Resource Solutions

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  • Work preference:

    Home, Office

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Our client is a British multinational mining company with headquarters in London. They are the world's largest producer of platinum, as well as being a major producer of diamonds and other precious metals.

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Data Engineer to join their team on a 6 month contract basis. Please note that this role will be initially remote working with some travel to London once office working resumes.


Data Engineer Lead Responsibilities:

  • Develop, test, operate and support the end-to-end batch, near real time data engineering solution
  • Be able to develop quality Python/PySpark and adopt/implement software development best practices to ensure high quality standards are met
  • Performs thorough code reviews of fellow developers and ensure quality code
  • Use DevOps knowledge, cloud and data engineering expertise to operate, monitor and troubleshoot the pipelines / code bases
  • Effectively test and adopt testing frameworks to embed and codify tests
  • Take technical ownership for the implementation of the DE solution at an allocated mining site
  • Clearly communicate and explain concepts to senior stakeholders and key teams during sprint reviews and other programme meetings
  • Have a clear understanding of agile best practices and proactively collaborate and support the team if needed during the whole sprint cycle
  • Document technical implementation details and artefacts created as part of the process



Python, PySpark, version control (Git), performance engineering, Azure cloud analytics services (ADF, Databricks, SQLDB, Event Hub


Cloud - Databricks , Microsoft AzureDevOps, DevOps, Data Modelling, Test Automation