Data Engineer

Job description

DCSL GuideSmiths are a leading UK-headquartered software house, developing bespoke operational software, as well as SaaS solutions. The team consistently delivers across all industries including established businesses and start-ups.

The company works with many well-known household names and has over two decades of successful projects. The award-winning company is growing rapidly and is recognised as the top UK software house based on client reviews and industry recognition.

Besides our established UK offices, we have a strong presence in Spain, as well as offices in Romania, Hungary and more coming soon!


We are looking for you!


We are looking for a passionate Big-Data Engineer, experienced with Azure or Amazon data offerings, ETL packages and Power BI or similar knowledge, with willingness to participate in challenging projects as well as being part of our Business development goal based on being the best international software boutique to work with.

What will you be working at in DCSL GuideSmiths on a daily basis?

  • Your goal will be to work with internal teams to design, develop and maintain data integration, analytics or reporting solutions.

  • You will be in charge of creating the right solutions for our clients' needs and work with the Architecture and Management teams to deliver the requirements in time and with the required quality

  • Participate in requirements analysis.

  • Design clean, scalable solutions with the available tools.

  • Test and deploy the integrations and reports.

  • Improve existing solutions.

  • Develop documentation throughout the software development life cycle (SDLC)

  • Serve as an expert on these topics and provide technical support.


What do we offer?

We believe a lot in investing in our people so you’ll get top benefits as a DCSL GuideSmiths Spain employee:

  • Best hardware for developers! A brand new Macbook Pro and 27-inch screen

  • Professional career development

  • Remote first culture (but you can come to the WeWork offices if you want to!)

  • Flexible compensation plan with Private Medical Insurance, Restaurant and Transportation credit card, and Budget aimed at Training courses based on your needs.

  • Annual performance bonus

  • Corporate Culture based on Remote first, Agile development and fluent communication.


Who will you be working with?

  • Carlos Esquivel, Chief Architect at DCSL GuideSmits and passionate about technology. His background goes from backend, frontend, database, to cloud technologies in a variety of business scenarios and environments.

  • Javier Merino, Data Engineer at DCSL GuideSmiths. Javier enjoys playing around with data and he’s a Pincho de tortilla fan (working with him, you'll never have breakfast alone).

This is just a part of our amazing team! Apply now and you will have the opportunity to learn more about us.


Job requirements

You may be a good fit if you...

  • Are an experienced Big-Data Engineer (more than 3 years of professional experience)

  • Speak English fluently (Provable minimum C1) as we work with international clients

  • Are familiar with DataMart, DataWarehouse, DataLake and related infrastructure

  • Have extensive experience with Azure/AWS Data Platform including ETL, Analytics and Visualization

  • Deep expertise of SQL and its different flavors (Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle)

  • Know visualization platforms (Power BI, Snowflake, Tableau)

  • Knowledge of Apache Spark, Azure DataBricks and similar technologies

  • Practical experience with data modelling for analytics and reporting

  • Enjoy working closely with the entire team to ensure that the work attains the highest standards of quality

  • Follow Agile / Scrum principles


Also, it would be great if you are...

  • Passionate for data, how to extract meaning from it and how to visualize it in a simple yet compelling manner

  • Able to work remotely within an international team

  • Team player

  • Proactive and excellent communicator

  • Always seeking for continuous improvement

  • Problem-Solving.

  • Clients and results orientation