Head of Data Engineering

This is an opportunity not only for a seasoned manager or leader but also a senior data engineer / BI developer who is looking to take a step into management and who can show they have the right leadership qualities and ideas to take this company towards its data vision.

As a Head of Data Engineering, you will

  • Play a crucial part in establishing data team, designing & implementing cloud data warehouse strategy and deliverables that up to the highest standard. You will manage a team of experts and be responsible for the overall cloud data warehouse platform including data architecture, data structures, data models and streamlining to optimise performance. This will be a busy role and not for the faint-hearted with significant high level projects already in the pipeline.
  • Be building and maintaining some of the largest retail-focused datasets in the region.
  • Work with smart, motivated people in a supportive environment.
  • Influence others and build consensus using your strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Enjoy a strong culture of wanting to be better and making it happen.
  • Feel empowered to try things out and make a real difference for our teams and our customers.

About you

  • Seasoned background in Data Engineering or related field.
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills.
  • Team player who enjoys working with a small team in a fast-paced environment.
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company’s success.
  • Are excited about taking a products from conception to execution and are excited about digitising the retail industry.
  • Care about writing clean, well-documented code.


  • BA in Computer Science or similar relevant field.
  • Experience in automating repetitive processes & machine learning.
  • Experience with TDD, BDD and other forms of automated testing.
  • Experience with Agile Methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban.

Perks and Benefits

  • Exciting opportunities as we take our platform to the global market.
  • Refreshingly flexible but professional environment.
  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • The chance to join the ship early on and go all the way path to the recognised leader in the industry.
  • Great career and development prospects - being able to push the boundaries of what is possible.