Monday , May 27 2024

Asos Careers – Principal Big Data Engineer

Website Asos

Job Description:

As Principal Big Data Engineer your goal is to make engineering – and our engineers – better, every day. You support multiple Big Data Engineering teams at ASOS and are responsible the Big Data Engineering capabilities across ASOS. You are approachable, collaborative and you actively nurture a diverse and inclusive culture and team environment. This year we are setting up a new tech hub in Belfast, where you will help to bring three new teams on board.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You are a seasoned Big Data Engineer with a depth of practical knowledge in guiding Big Data engineering teams through the full delivery lifecycle.
  • You are passionate about mentoring and developing others and have a breadth of exposure to data engineering and architecture. Experience of transitioning an organisation to a data mesh operating model would be valuable.
  • You follow good software crafting approaches, with a security and operational readiness mindset.
  • We use automated, repeatable CI/CD pipelines to deploy safely right through to production, and infrastructure as code is standard practice in our teams.
  • You take pride in being considered a ‘go-to’ technical authority with deep knowledge and skills.
  • You are happy to help teams and team members to deliver great software, whether through general advice and guidance, hands-on coaching, working through technical designs or as a point of escalation if required.
  • You have many years of professional experience in distributed data processing using industry standard big data frameworks, storage, data orchestration and data streaming technologies within a cloud environment.
  • We use Microsoft Azure but transferable knowledge of other cloud providers is fine. You have expert level programming skills in at least one of python or scala.

Job Requirements:

  • Show excellent problem-solving abilities and positive, dynamic response to change
  • Exceptional multitasking ability with outstanding organisational skills; able to use initiative and to work in pressurised environment, consistently prioritising workload
  • Possess an excellent editorial understanding and visual awareness
  • The ability to operate as a senior when a Senior Copywriter is absent and delegate personal workload where required
  • The ability to drive and achieve personal and department objectives
  • The ability to upskill and train team members, new starters and freelancers on writing product descriptions and other role related requirements
  • Possess excellent commercial, brand and technical awareness, while keeping up to date with current copy and e-commerce content trends
  • Strong communication and organisation skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritise workload
  • The ability to sub-edit to a high standard

Job Details:

Company: Asos

Vacancy Type: Temporary

Job Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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