Data Engineer

Job Type: Full-Time
Salary: Varies with expertise
Positions: 4

Job Details:

Location: Riyadh, KSA

About Us:

RFS HR Consultancy is one of the leading executive search firms based in UAE & Saudi Arabia. Our recruitment consultants have deep industry knowledge and experience in the recruitment industry. Going the extra mile to ensure efficient recruitment for clients makes us stand out in the industry.

About Our Client:

Our client holds a significant position in the banking and finance industry based in Saudi Arabia and is currently looking for a well-experienced Data Engineer to enhance the productivity & growth of the organization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design reusable and scalable data paths for structured and unstructured data.
  • Supervise the implementation of data paths, conduct tests, and enhance activities periodically.
  • Communicate with business units to understand the size and complexity of existing data sources and storage systems, ensuring implementation.
  • Ensure data availability and accessibility for business users from the data storage center (data lake/data warehouse).
  • Develop and document instructions and best practices for business units using data from a data warehousing center.
  • Identify and propose solutions to improve the data engineering process.
  • Provide support to business units, solving data challenges they may face.
  • Develop and implement an open data program at the Saudi Energy Efficiency Center (SEEC).
  • Prepare and implement the roadmap for open data initiatives, defining requirements and monitoring program progress.
  • Coordinate with representatives of business units to receive contributions to the open data program.
  • Supervise the processing of requests for access to public information in accordance with relevant laws and regulations.
  • Document records of freedom of information requests and ensure the publication of requested information.
  • Perform any other work assigned within the limits of duties and responsibilities.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field.
  • 5+ years of practical experience in data management and engineering.
  • Teamwork, leadership, communication, organizing, and planning skills.
  • Problem-solving and decision-making skills.
  • Good knowledge of computer programs (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook).
  • Intermediate level in the English language.
  • Programming skills (Java, R Language, Scala).
  • Skills in data transformation tools (e.g., HDF, Talend, Informatica, Pentaho).
  • Advanced level in the English language.
  • Project management skills.
  • Agile and flexible working methods skills.

What our client offers:

Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.

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Degree Title:

Bachelor's degree in Information Technology

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Required Experience:

Min Required: 5+ Yrs


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