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Data Science Platform Engineering Lead

  • Data Engineering
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent
  • £80,001-£100,000
  • About the role

     

    Data Science Platform Engineering Lead Fully remote

    Six Figure Package including comprehensive benefits

     

    MBN are partnering exclusively with a global bank to help them appoint a Data Science Platform Engineering Lead.

    The position will require extensive technical knowledge particularly within data engineering (enterprise data warehouses and data lakes) and the capacity to lead a platform which supports data science life cycle stages and can run data science & ML ops tools as a service. There will be a further requirement to have a managerial background with the position having 25-35 FTE with 5 main direct reports.

    Do you have?

    • Experience in supporting data science life cycle stages
    • Experience in running Data Science & ML Ops tools as a service, preferably AWS SageMaker
    • Experience in managing platform risk and c.£10m per year budget for people, licenses and environments
    • SAFE product owner or similar with excellent stakeholder manager and communication skills
    • In depth understanding of data lake, data warehouse and distributed data platforms (S3, Spark, Hadoop)
    • Strong knowledge across AWS services
    • People & Technical leadership skills

     

    What you’ll do

    • You will lead and inspire a team of Data Engineers to build, manage and maintain a dual on premise and cloud based data science platform
    • On Premise - Cloudera with Hadoop Clusters (Spark, Hive)
    • Cloud – AWS SageMaker
    • DS – Zeppelin
    • The team and platform will provide access to rich datasets for machine learning purposes as well as supporting the production stages of the ML life cycle
    • You will work closely with your lead Data Science peers to ensure the platform is fit for purpose

     

    Location – The role is available on a fully remote basis but the organisation have offices in Edinburgh, London, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol.

    For more information or to apply, please send an updated CV to Kris@mbnsolutions.com or press apply now.