Our Vacancy

Data Engineer

  • Cross sector
  • Permanent / Digital
  • Blackburn
  • 28/04/23
  • Hybrid work

Assystem is an international company with one mission: accelerate the energy transition around the world.

Every day, our 6,500 switchers located in 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Pacific Asia & Africa) connect their six thousand billion neurons to tackle the task of the century: switching to low-carbon energy.

We are a collective committed to the actors who are making the energy switch. Sharing our knowledge, expertise and values allows us to innovate and think differently about the energy transition.

Drawing on more than 55 years’ experience in highly regulated sectors subject to strict security and safety requirements, we provide our customers with engineering and project management services, as well as digital services and solutions to optimize the performance of complex infrastructure projects throughout their life cycle. The Group is currently ranked second in the world for nuclear engineering.

To ensure a viable, efficient, and reliable energy future for all.

Job Description

We are seeking a talented and experienced Data Engineer to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing, testing, and maintaining data projects throughout the business. You will be responsible for designing, building, and maintaining scalable data pipelines and applications to support our data-driven business decisions, and will engage with customers to gather requirements and set expectations throughout project lifecycles

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and implement reliable, high-performance data pipelines and low-code web applications to deliver customer outcomes
  • Build and maintain data infrastructure and database systems that enable efficient data storage, processing, and retrieval
  • Develop and maintain data processing and validation systems to ensure data accuracy, completeness, and integrity
  • Collaborate with other teams to understand business requirements and design solutions that meet their needs
  • Work closely with data scientists and analysts to understand their requirements and provide necessary data infrastructure and tools
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues related to data quality and performance
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging technologies and best practices in data engineering and data management

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with distributed data processing frameworks such as Hadoop, Spark, etc.
  • Experience of working within an Agile / DevOps team
  • Experience with cloud-based data platforms such as AWS, Azure, or GCP
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment


My profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
  • At least 3 years of experience in data engineering, database development, application development or a related field
  • Familiarity with data warehousing, ETL/ELT, and data integration tools
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, with a keen attention to detail
  • Strong understanding of database design, data modeling, and SQL
  • Strong programming skills in one or more languages such as Python, T-SQL, PG-SQL, Ruby, etc.

Due to the nature of work to be undertaken applicants will be required to meet certain residency criteria in order to attain a minimum level of UK security clearance if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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