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Job Title:  Data Engineer

Job ID:  3202
Department:  Databases
Category:  IT Development
Location: 

Birmingham, GB London, GB

Employment Type:  Permanent
Description: 

Who we are


We are a software as a service (SaaS) company, bringing true digital transformation to the global shipping industry. We enhance the way shipping professionals work by creating technology for the maritime industry and bringing it to market.
With over 85% of the world’s trade transported by sea, we have a huge opportunity to transform existing manual, offline and disparate processes into a tech-enabled and data-rich experience enabling better decision-making and fewer costly and time-consuming mistakes. Our premier platform, Sea/, is the world’s first digital shipping platform that provides cloud-based applications focused on the pre-fixture and at-fixture space. These connect to create efficiencies and digitise workflows.


To understand more about us, please visit https://www.sea.live/about-maritech/.

 

Role Responsibilities

 

  • Use data from internal & external sources to provide the company with a competitive edge.
  • Maintain existing / develop new solutions to maximize the utility of data within the business.
  • Hands-on full lifecycle understanding of requirements and delivery of reports, dashboards and data feeds.
  • Understand and document new and existing data requirements and translating these into high-level database designs and then implementing.
  • Proactively identify opportunities for data quality improvements.
  • Manage the relationship with stakeholders and users of the data.
  • Work with the development team to contribute to project delivery, review T-SQL code and provide occasional best practice guidance.
  • Process large data sets/forecasting.
  • Additional / ad hoc duties as required to meet the needs of the business.

 

Skills and Experience

 

Technical Experience

 

  • SQL 2012-2019 / Azure SQL DB
  • SSIS & Azure Data Factory
  • Analysis Services Tabular
  • Git/Azure DevOps
  • Power Platform (Power BI On-premise and embedded service / Powerapps /Power Automate)

 

Essential Skills & Experience

 

  • Experience in the Technical Environment outlined above.
  • Self-starter - will lead and provide the energy to get projects delivered.
  • Capable of working on multiple new and mature projects simultaneously.
  • Strong T-SQL skills.  Confident with advanced functions and complex datasets from transactional and batch sources. 
  • Understanding of data flows and lineage and able to implement these using SSIS/ADF ETL tools 
  • Strong analytical skills - Analysing financial data, models etc. 
  • Ad doc reporting & requirements gathering (engaging with the business, stakeholders and end-users). 
  • Able to independently test and validate reporting solution outputs. 
  • Communicating complex technical issues clearly. 
  • Good understanding of DW modelling terminology & techniques. 
  • Design & Authoring Reports in Power BI. 

 

Desirable Skills & Experience:

Azure Databrick

  • Client facing experience working with customers to understand, document and implement requirements.
  • Comfortable using GIT/Azure Devops CI/CD for code & development management.
  • Experience with DevOps Build and Release Pipelines.
  • Experience with data cleansing and/or master data management.
  • Powershell scripting experience.
  • Work with JSON data payloads and calling APIs to consume data.
  • Previous experience as a full stack developer.
  • Documenting solutions and architectures.

 

Desirable Qualifications & Exams:

 

  • MCSA: BI Reporting
  • MCSA: SQL 2016 BI Development
  • MS Exam 70-778: Analysing and Visualising Data with Microsoft Power BI