Senior Analytics and Data Engineer

    • Bangalore, India

Site Name: India - Karnataka - Bengaluru
Posted Date: Sep 30 2020
Minimum Experience:
At least 6 years of experience working on data-driven and data-informed application development, preferably covering structured / ERP data

At least 1 year of hands-on development experience in cloud technologies (Azure, AWS, Google Cloud)

Job Purpose:

  • Recognised as the go-to data engineering SME, to work collaboratively and adapt to constantly meet the needs of their customers and deliver value to GSK
  • Identifies appropriate cloud service offerings based on use cases
  • Configures and uses cloud components (e.g. on Azure), including data storage, transformation/modelling, database/warehousing and reporting tools
  • Builds flexible and streamlined data environments and automated pipelines for data provisioning from multiple source systems including SAP
  • Develop sustainable data-driven and analytic solutions as part of an agile team, collaborate with a diverse group of individuals with a common goal
  • Creates reusable enterprise data sets
  • Fulfils day-to-day data needs of data scientists and other data users across the organisation
  • Ensure compliance with GSK Procedures and Policies and assist with audit and validation requirements
  • To ensure the group's compliance with GSK policies and procedures and that all aspects of the group's conduct are aligned with GSK's integrity principles
  • Provide reliable and effective support to the Director of Operations where necessary to deal with escalations from the Operational support team for A&BI solutions
  • Exhibits mastery over multiple domains - model and build of ETL, near real-time, data streaming solutions
  • Has an intrinsic knowledge of standards and coding languages
  • Provides technical guidance to team members
  • Able to work with frameworks of a significant complexity

Key Responsibilities:

  • Translate business requirements into conceptual, logical, and physical data models
  • Build sustainable data driven solutions with new data technologies to meet the needs of our organisation and business customers
  • Help to streamline an appropriate quality data supply chain for analytics that goes from experimentation into production.
  • Look to leverage reusable code modules to solve problems across the team and organisation
  • Look to leverage and establish data standards across the team and organisation
  • Understand complex multi-tier, multi-platform, data distribution systems
  • Help data scientists to prepare data and assist with initial data exploration steps
  • Catalogue existing data sources
  • Enable access to resident and external data sources
  • To work closely with BI & Analytic Product Experts, Visualisation Engineers, Data Scientists to develop, test and enhance database architectures; to recommend and implement ways to improve data reliability, efficiency, and quality.
  • Demonstrate communication and influencing skills with key internal experts/stakeholders and strategic partners.

Relevant Skills or Licenses:
  • Hands-on development experience on Microsoft Azure cloud services ie. Databricks, Data Factory.
  • The ability to build reusable data pipelines using big data technologies (Spark, Databricks, or similar)
  • Detailed knowledge of development as part of a Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) pipeline (e.g. using Jenkins)
  • Expertise with developing data solutions, programming languages (e.g. Python, Perl, Javascript, Shell) or Relational Database Systems (e.g. SQL, ETL)
  • Familiarity with data science tools and concepts (e.g. data lifecycles, data cleaning)
  • Expertise coding in data management, data warehousing
  • Some expertise with Data Modelling preferred
  • Familiarity with BI reporting solutions (e.g. PowerBI)
  • Some expertise with agile ways of working preferred

Our goal is to be one of the world's most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. We believe that we all bring something unique to GSK and when we combine our knowledge, experiences and styles together, the impact is incredible. Come join our adventure at GSK where you will be inspired to do your best work for our patients and consumers. A place where you can be you, feel good and keep growing.

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