Senior Data Engineer - BI

Where technology meets fashion!

Job details

  • Full-time
  • calendar
  • map markerPorto, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeSenior
  • routeEnglish
    Preferred spoken language

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Farfetch is growing really fast and we're now looking for a Performance Engineer to ensure everything is going on rails with our fashionable web based application, from the database until the front-end side. You should be someone focused in ensure our users are able to get an awesome experience wherever they are accessing to the platform.


  • Design and build scalable & reliable data pipelines (ETLs) for our data platform

  • Constantly evolve data models & schema design of our Data Warehouse to support self-service needs

  • Work cross functionally with various teams, creating solutions that deal with large volumes of data

  • Work with the team to set and maintain standards and development practices

  • Be a keen advocate of quality and continuous improvement

Main requirements

  • You have 5+ years of experience in building and maintaining data pipelines in a custom or commercial** ETL tool** (SSIS, Talend, Informatica, ...)

  • You have 5+ years in a **Data Warehouse **environment with varied forms of data infrastructure, including relational databases, Hadoop, and Column Store;

  • Expert in SQL

  • Proficient in creating and evolving dimensional data models & schema designs to improve accessibility of data and provide intuitive analytics

  • You have basic knowledge of Hadoop/BigData ecosystem ( HDFS, Hive, .... )

  • You are familiar with in continuous delivery principles: version control, unit and automated tests

    You have skills in one of the following programming languages: C#, Java, Python

  • You have 2+ years working with a BI reporting tool (Tableau, QlikView, PowerBI, Looker, ..)

  • You are Fluent in English, both written and spoken

  • You have good analytical and problem solving skills, the ability to work in a fast moving operational environment and you are enthusiastic and with a positive attitude

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