Data Engineer

Business Systems
About The Role
We are looking for a Data Engineer to join our development team on a high profile project. The candidate should be able to demonstrate experience of building Oracle based data warehouses using popular data integration and transformation tools as a part of an overall analytics solution. The candidate should have hands on technical experience in programming, SQL and data manipulation/transformation of large data sets using varied databases and platforms.

Responsibilities include; 
  • Build and support data warehouses/data marts/data stores to facilitate data analytics and insights
  • Build and support data integration and transformation routines from source systems to target data stores using Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Jython, Groovy, PL/SQL and Python and potentially using Java, Scala and Spark
  • Build performant code following good development practices and improve existing code as appropriate
  • Work closely with the BA and business analytics team to build data structures that facilitate data driven insights using various BI Tools like OBIEE, Tableau etc.
  • Scope of work includes on premise and cloud platform environments primarily covering relational databases (e.g. Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL), file/object stores (e.g. AWS S3, Oracle cloud object store) and potentially NoSQL database, data lake technologies that are open source (primarily Hadoop eco system) and AWS proprietary
  • Build and support more advanced use cases like streaming, real time analytics, machine learning as these requirements arise
About You

You will have gained the following experience/skills;

  • Building, enhancing, supporting data warehouse solutions (primarily using Oracle data warehouse technologies)
  • Proven technical ability in developing, enhancing, tuning and supporting ETL/ELT and data integration solutions using popular tools from Oracle (Oracle Data Integrator/ODI), Informatica, Microsoft, Talend, IBM etc.
  • Star schema/Dimensional modelling
  • Experience with a general purpose programming language, 3+ years' experience such as Python, Scala, Java, PL/SQL
  • Working with Linux or Windows operating systems and version control systems (Git) (3+ years)
  • Proven track record of project delivery
  • Experience of using advanced SQL and working with relational databases like Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL
  • Experience of cloud based databases (cloud native/managed offering in cloud)
  • Experience in cloud computing and storage platforms
  • Build data and to facilitate deeper insight into the business and operational support, allowing for critical discoveries surrounding key performance indicators on key business matrices
  • Familiarity and understanding of working with Big Data


  • Experience of building data integration/transformation routines using Oracle Data Integrator (ODI)
  • Experience of programming in Python, Scala, Spark primarily to build analytics applications
  • Experience of building analytics solution using AWS Redshift, Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Presto, AWS EMR, AWS glue, AWS Athena
  • Experience of building analytics solution around Google Analytics, Big Query and GCP
  • Experience with migrating on premise data stores to cloud based alternatives
  • Hands-on experience with cloud environments (GCP/AWS preferred)
  • Experience of working in an Agile environment to deliver high profile project deliverables
  • Experience with AWS data pipeline, Azure data factory or Google Cloud Dataflow
  • Working with containerisation technologies (Docker, Kubernetes etc )
  • Knowledge of R and statistical languages
About The Company

About The Company
At Motability Operations Ltd we provide a unique mobility proposition for the specific needs of people with disabilities by leasing cars, scooters and powered wheelchairs to those in receipt of Disability Living Allowance and Personal Independence Payment. We are the largest car fleet operator in the UK (purchasing around 10% of all the new cars sold in the UK) and have over 600,000 customers. We pride ourselves on delivering outstanding customer service, achieving an independently verified customer satisfaction rating of 9.8 out of 10.

Our values are at the heart of everything we do and our people demonstrate these values:

  • Empowerment
  • Empathy
  • Inclusion
  • Forward thinking
  • Excellence

Unfortunately Motability Operations Ltd is unable to provide visa sponsorship; therefore applicants applying to work with Motability Operations Ltd must be eligible to work in the UK.