Lead Data Engineer

Senior Data Engineer job with leading MNC in the retail space looking for their pioneer Data hire in Singapore
Your new company
Your new company is a leading retail player with a regional presence, and is looking to grow their Data team due to expansion. This new position has been created to allow business users to adopt more data-driven decisions within the Singapore office and APAC regions.

Your new role
You will:
  • Lead data engineering strategy and develop data architecture and pipelines to be set up based on business goals
  • Work with business users to translate business requirements into technical design and recommendations for other data analysts and solution architects
  • Modernize data pipeline architecture using Cloud and other emerging technologies in the market
  • Solve complex data problems to deliver insights for business users
  • Establish best practices in data engineering and architecture, advising business users and other IT teams

What you'll need to succeed
You need:
  • At least 5 years of experience in Data Engineering, with a background working in an enterprise level data environment
  • Working experience with SQL and relational databases as well as database design and data modelling
  • Experience optimising data pipelines and architecture using Cloud services on Azure or GCP
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, Java and Kafka
  • Strong analytical skills to generate business insights for users
  • Experience working in a DevOps environment is a strong advantage
  • Strong communication skills to work with regional stakeholders

What you'll get in return
You will gain a unique opportunity to be the pioneer member of the Data team based in the Singapore office, setting up best practices for future data projects. You will report directly to the Head of Data.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an updated copy of your CV, or email Yvonne (EA reg no.: R1762899) at yvonne.loh@hays.com.sg. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Registration Number: 200609504D, EA License: 07C3924 #1239456


Job Type
Retail & Consumer Goods
Data & Advanced Analytics

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Yvonne Loh, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Singapore
#27-20 UOB Plaza 2, 80 Raffles Place

Telephone: +6563030158

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