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Data Engineer

Data Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £800 per day

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Data Engineer - £600 - 800per day inside ir35 - 6 months (extensions highly likely) - London - Hybrid - Must be DV security cleared - Sector: National Security - ASAP start

Yolk Recruitment are recruiting for a data engineer to work with one of the key institutions protecting our national security.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced data engineer to join a thriving team following continuous growth and success build new cutting-edge technology within the Defence sector.


  • Design, develop, test and support data collection, data integration and ETL applications to make information and data available to key client stakeholders and technical interfaces
  • Model data requirements, data sources and data flows to bring order and structure to programmes of work
  • Defining how and where data is created, mastered and destroyed to ensure proper control over the lifecycle of data assets
  • Using categories of products that can be used to collect, integrate, store, visualise and govern data and metadata

Core Skills:

  • Experience in using Data Engineering tools and technology ETL tools including Python and a number of the Big Data Applications. Rather than specifying a list of technologies we look for, demonstrable ability in what you have used previously, along with adaptability and willingness to learn is what we value.
  • A good understanding of Open-Source software for Data Engineering and can evaluate these platforms against products. Given a problem you can analyse and evaluate options and recommend solutions.
  • SAS experience required
  • An understanding of maintaining and applies up to date, specialist knowledge of database concepts (including unstructured, NoSQL and "big data" platforms), object and data modelling techniques.

Desirable Skills:

  • Previous experience working in the domain of Cyber Security and Intelligence