Research | 07-11-2022

Principal Data Engineer

  • Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • £67,000 per annum

Synapri are currently working with a world-leading data research organisation, who are looking for an experienced Principal Data Engineer to lead and collaborate with a team of more junior Data Engineers.


The successful candidate should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience of Data Engineering and have a strong understanding of Big Data tools and Agile methodologies.


This role involves engaging with different Project and Architecture Teams, Internal Stakeholders, other Principal and Senior Data Engineers, and coaching and mentoring a more junior scrum team.


Desired tech stack:

  • Apache NiFi and Nifi Registry/Gitlab (pipelines and deployment)
  • Apache Spark (migrating to Spark from NiFi)
  • ElasticSearch or Kibana (monitoring logs)
  • Python
  • Kafka
  • Linux Operating System
  • AWS or GCP or OpenStack cloud experience


Offering a great salary and comprehensive benefits package.

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