Programming and Development
Permanent | Full Time
Data Warehouse Engineer
King is the worldwide leader in mobile gaming, with more than 2 billion USD in yearly revenue and 340 million monthly active users thanks to brands like Candy Crush Saga. With 14 Petabytes of data and dozens of billion events generated every day, data at King is at the heart of everything we do. The Shared Tech organisation at King - split across Barcelona, London and Stockholm - is responsible for processing all the data we receive each day and to use it to drive all of King's data and analytics needs. We have a fantastic opportunity for a Data Warehouse Engineer to join the team in London. You will be part of the Core Data Products team, in charge of providing data products and services used by all the company, including the Data Warehouse and KPI emails and reports. You will help developing new features and products, as well as maintaining the existing ones, working in close collaboration with our users and your colleagues in a fast evolving and agile environment.
Your role within our Kingdom
Engage directly with our internal partners to understand the way they work and their problems
Work in a highly collaborative team to devise solutions to business problems, bringing your skills and ideas into every discussionContribute to the solutions at the back-end of the data stack, from the ETL to data modelling, and occasionally work on the front end, on our BI reports and dashboards
You'll take ownership and responsibility for the quality of the solutions, testing them and ensuring best practices are used throughout the development process - particularly with regard to self-explanatory code, maintainability and scalabilityYou'll learn new technical skills when needed and use them to help the team achieve success
You will collaborate with other teams within the Shared Tech organisation to ensure the consistent and coherent growth of our data capabilities
Skills to create thrills
Experience building data pipelines and schedulesExperience working with Google Cloud Platform OR Exposure to Big Data technologies (e.g Hadoop, BigQuery, Impala)
Experience with Python
Ability to translate business needs into technical specificationsAbility to analyse and understand data and the relationships within
Highly collaborative work styleCurious and inquisitive mind-set
Willing to step outside your comfort zone to broaden your skills and learn new technologies.
Experience working in an Agile workplaceSome experience of Business Intelligence (BI) tools such as Looker, Tableau or QlikView
Familiar with different data modelling techniques (e.g Star schemas, 3NF)
Integrating 3rd party data sources using APIsExperience with schedulers such as Airflow
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