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Senior Data & ML Platform Engineering Manager

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Life Insurance

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  • Salary:

    bonus, pension, private medical

  • Contact:

    Stephen Horsford

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  • Published:

    24 dagen geleden

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Oliver James is currently working with a leading Insurer who are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager, with specific focus on Data & ML applications.

This Insurer is currently developing enterprise-wide data and digital strategy, focusing on the use of data and building their digital and AI capabilities. As such, they need a punchy Senior Data Engineering Manager to help steer the adoption of engineering best practice and enterprise standards across the value chain of data science applications.


  • Ensure engineering standards are set and drive their adoption in data, ML and microservice app developers.
  • Manage a team of four globally dispersed engineers. This includes work setting and mentoring activities.
  • Work collaboratively with different teams to help shape priorities

Skills required:

  • Experienced Engineering professional with proven technical experience and ways of working experience across the below:
  • Designing, building, and optimising data systems and applications in a cloud-first environment
  • CI/CD, Release life-cycle, Data Testing , Continuous Model Validation etc
  • Software development experience in Python, or Scala
  • SQL, Databricks or Spark, Data Warehousing, Kubernetes, Orchestration Tools, Docker etc
  • Data platforms such as Databricks, Snowflake etc
  • Experienced People Manager, with strong leadership capabilities
  • Strong interpersonal skills; proven ability to work with a global team and senior stakeholders

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