Lead Data Engineer

Ref No. 24743
Wales - Cardiff
Posted 26 May 2024


Employment: Permanent

Job description

Are you a Lead Data Engineer looking for a new role where you will have the autonomy to manage and shape a team of data engineers, providing technical guidance and support. IntaPeople are delighted to be partnered with a Fintech to scale up their team in Cardiff as they embark on a huge global acquisition.

Based in the heart of Cardiff, they are a thriving fintech creating asset management equipment finance software for a range of multinational clients, their software is well proven all over Europe.

About the company…

  • They have an exceptional reputation for investing in their employees, with a strong learning culture with ongoing professional development opportunities.
  • The culture in the office is collaborative and welcoming, the team are asked in the office 3 days per week to maintain this wonderful culture to enable strong clear collaboration.
  • They promote a work life balance with socials, their work socials are varied to suit everyone!

About the role…

  • Working closely and successfully with cross functional teams such as BA’s, Stakeholders, engineers and customers to understand the data they are receiving.
  • Shaping the data engineering team, mentoring and developing junior engineers.
  • You will help define data strategy whilst designing and build data models.
  • Managing and leading a team of data engineers whilst providing technical guidance.
  • You will identify and resolve any data quality issues.
  • Drive the data transformation models and capabilities.

About you…

  • You will have strong communication skills.  
  • A deep understanding of data modelling and database design.
  • You will have strong demonstrable data analytical skills.
  • You’ll have excellent programming skills such as Python, Java or Scala.
  • You will have strong leadership skills.


  • Comprehensive medical cover.
  • Pension.
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays + your birthday off!
  • Discretionary bonus (Up to 20%).
  • Monthly socials + many more!

If you’re keen to join a fast paced and collaborative environment with the opportunity to make a difference and support the business growth this could be the right one for you! 

Reach out to Caitlin on 02920 252500 for more information or APPLY directly – if you’d like to email me reach me on c.coles@intapeople.com

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Caitlin Coles

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