Head of Data Engineering Global Fintech Scale Up London

Method Resourcing
City of London
£110000 - £146000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus, shares
21 Oct 2021
28 Oct 2021
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type
Head of Data Engineering | Fintech | Financial Services | AWS | Azure | GCP | Engineering | Strategy | Roadmap | Team Leadership | Cloud-Based Systems | London

With a mission of empowering people to have greater control of their financial wellbeing, starting with a free credit score checker and then expanding into the wider financial services space, this organisation have secured £200m investment to expand into new global markets, develop new products, and continue to scale their data function to keep data powering their mission. We're looking for a seasoned leader in data engineering coming from a technical background to help with the expansion of the business, who's managed teams of engineers and managers before, and who can help shape the vision and roadmap of the data team.

About you:

As part of this role you'll be instrumental in driving a culture of positive progression for your engineering team of 8+ people, you'll bring proven domain knowledge and the ability to have deep technical understanding of their platform which is built on AWS services and with real time data streaming architecture, you'll be used to operating at a global scale with continuous deployment of their products each and every second, and you'll have the commercial ability to generate value from data coupled with the ability to influence stakeholders around the use of data.

About the mission:

Scalability is key in this organisation, especially as it will be driving their global expansion. You can also expect your team to expand their machine learning capabilities and push them into production. You'll also be supported by executive leadership and a peer group of passionate and talented individuals who are working collaboratively to disrupt even more markets within financial services.

About the facts & figures:

This is going to be a high profile role that will actively drive strategy, so there will be an expectation of being in their Central London office 1 day per week. We've got a base salary of anywhere between £110-140k, with shares, bonus along with dental cover, Bupa medical insurance, 6% pension, and 26 days holiday. With a real emphasis on employee wellbeing, you can also expect wellness budget covering personal training, boxing and yoga classes; personalised parental plans; Perkbox benefits and more.

Reach out to Aoibheann Doherty on LinkedIn or at for more information, and apply now for immediate consideration.

Head of Data Engineering | Fintech | Financial Services | AWS | Azure | GCP | Engineering | Strategy | Roadmap | Team Leadership | Cloud-Based Systems | London

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