Data Engineer - Welwyn Garden City

  • Salary: Up to £60 per hour
  • REF Number: 00045802
  • Consultant: Jade Stirk
  • Contact: 0191 3706485
  • Date Published: 13.06.2019
  • Closed Date: 10.07.2019
  • Sector: Medical Devices, Life Sciences
  • Location: South East
  • Discipline: Other

Jade Stirk at CK Group is recruiting for a Data Engineer to join a global pharmaceutical company at their site based in Hertfordshire on a 12 month contract basis.

The Company:

Our client are well known for researching better ways to prevent, diagnose and treat diseases and make a sustainable contribution to society.


This role is located at their state-of-the-art site in Welwyn Garden City. The site is easily commutable from Stevenage, Luton, Harlow and Enfield. There a good transport links to the area and the site is just located off the A1M.

The Role:

As a Data Engineer you will be responsible for Data acquisition to provide a clear view of the data landscape to the organisation. You will be joining a newly formed team that will focus on data for the company.

Your main duties will be:

  • Data acquisition (internal and external).
  • Enable process and scientific insights from the data.
  • Find novel opportunities to use data in different ways.
  • Ensure data meets regulatory requirements and appropriate data standards.

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Experience within a complex, regulated environment.
  • Proficient in the use of SQL in a relational DBMS (such as MSSQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, etc).
  • Experience with ETL development and data warehousing.
  • Experience with a programming or scripting language (Python and R preferred).
  • Experience with Big Data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, MapReduce, Kafka, etc.).
  • Knowledge of cloud technology ecosystems (AWS or GCP).

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jade Stirk on 0191 3848905 or email Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 45802 in all correspondence.

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