Technical Lead, Open to flexible working
We have an exciting opportunity to join us at comparethemarket.com as a Technical Lead in our Data Engineering team. This role will be pivotal in leading our Core team to develop and maintain our data platform. You'll be working with cutting-edge Data technology, motivating and developing the team to deliver customer value, high quality and simplicity at pace.
At comparethemarket.com our Data Engineering team is at the heart of everything that we do. The team manages and works on multiple streams and projects that have high impact and importance for the business. Currently we are split into two teams that manage our Data Platform, our Core team that focuses on developing and maintaining the data platform as a whole and our Integration team that develops features that plug in to our internal and external customer products. As Technical Lead you will be leading the Core team in Data Engineering best practices but also be able to be hands on and help the team deliver quality solutions for our customers.
You'll make a real impact working with Solution Architects, Product Owners, the Technical Lead community and the wider Data team to help shape future solutions, your team's direction and promoting your products target vision.
What will it take?
- Strong Scala experience and experience in Data Engineering
- Spark, Python, AWS platform experience
- Have a growth mindset and strong leadership skills
- A great communicator with the ability to influence
- Customer and quality focused
- Thrives in a fast-paced digital environment
- Active learner, both within your technical and professional area of expertise, & taking control of your own career development
Founded in 1992, the BGL Group has grown significantly in size and capability. From 30 to 3,000 people, we are a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services. We have reached 9.5 million customers through brands including CompareTheMarket.com, LesFurets.com, Beagle Street, Budget Insurance & Dial Direct. We make a difference for our customers, colleagues and communities by working, growing and winning together. We enjoy what we do and have fun doing it!
We understand the importance of achieving a healthy lifestyle balance, whether it's working remotely or flexibly we have an environment where people are empowered to embrace flexible working in a way that works for them and for the business.
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