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Lead Data Engineer, perm, 70-75k, digital startupTeki'Spire Limited
Lead Data Engineer, perm, 70-75k, digital startupTeki'Spire Limited

Job Highlights

  • Lead Data Engineer
  • AWS, Python, Hive, Spark, PostgreSQL, Tableau
  • Data Lake, Big Data, Machine Learning

Job Description

The Company

A great opportunity to join a well funded and rapidly growing digital media start-up. Due to the upcoming projects, they are looking for a Lead Data Engineer to join the Data Management team.

The Role
  • Lead, implement and deliver the end to end data pipeline (real-time and batches) from collection, transformation, data modeling to visualization including but not limited to requirement gathering from business units, data mapping, coding and testing.
  • Manage the data warehouse architecture and optimize the scalability and performance of the business.
  • Deliver the data lake to enable a flexible and effective platform for data science and analytics teams.
  • Support data science development.
  • Productionize data algorithms, build APIs and incorporating into the Product platform.
  • Collaborate with multiple teams to identify opportunities to manage data and provide solutions for complexdata feeds within the organization.
  • Build the best practices and strategy of the data infrastructure to fulfill data analytic and utilization needs of the business with emerging the latest technologies and capabilities.
  • Manage and lead several data projects.


Your Profile
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information System, Information Management or related discipline.
  • At least 6 - 8 years of demonstrated industry experience in Data warehouse, ETL, BI, Big data areas and broad exposure to all its sub-disciplines.
  • Experience on working with large, complex and multiple data sets from various sources.
  • Expert in data architecture, data modelling and design, data pipeline and data integration.
  • Hands on experience on using big data components such as Hive, Pig, Spark, Kafka, Presto, Python and MapReduce.
  • Strong in SQL, Python/R.
  • Experience in AWS (EC2, S3, Kinesis/Kafka, Lambda, Glue), Google Cloud or other Public cloud environment is a must.
  • Experience in leading a small team of data engineers.
  • Preferably experience of deploying and running ML algorithms in production; knowledge on ML model and algorithm is highly desirable.
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, Redshift / Redshift Spectrum, NoSQL and in-memory DB is a plus.
  • Working experience in digital, e-commerce industry, mobile app and web environment is a highly desirable.
  • BI knowledge and experience (e.g. Tableau, Qlik, Power BI) is highly desirable.
  • Good presentation and communication skills; strong analytical, problem-solving and interpersonal skill.
  • Flexible and able to work in a dynamic environment and manage your own time and in a high paced work environment and tight timeline.
  • Good command of both written and spoken English and Chinese.


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Additional Information

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Years of Experience

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Employment Type

Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Teki'Spire specializes in Technology Recruitment, covering functions including Digital, Big Data, Business Intelligence, Application Development, Project Management, IT Security, Network and InfrastructureWe have a passion for Technology and with a proven track record in helping IT professionals to find their next dream job! Our clients are ranging from top tier multinational corporations, large scale HK companies, financial services institutions, and well-funded technology startups.

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