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Senior Data Engineer

Job Description

Job Description

  • Cognizant are recruiting for a Senior Data Engineer to work on a high-profile service for our healthcare customers.

  • The Senior Data Engineer will act as the first point of contact for the team and then capture, review, categorise and complete tickets that are necessary for the smooth running of the service. You will be expected to execute Unix shell commands following document operational processes and where necessary review, update or create and document new processes.

  • This is a full hands-on role with access to production systems and sensitive data sets.

    What you'll Be Doing

  • Acts as the routine contact point, receiving and handling requests for support.

  • Responds to a broad range of service requests for support by providing information to fulfil requests or enable resolution.

  • Provides first line investigation and diagnosis and promptly allocates unresolved issues as appropriate, by following document process.

  • You will assist with the development of new processes and be able to track, monitor, report, resolve or escalate issues.

  • Monitors service delivery channels and collects performance data.

  • Able to carry out technical briefings to staff members.

    What You'll Bring

    As a Data Engineer, you will be responsible for the management and execution of tickets that are part the daily operational workload of the platform. You will work collaboratively with the service desk and the wider team to manage tickets by following agreed processes.

Candidate Description

  • Ubuntu / Unix command shell programming

  • AWS Command Shell

  • AWS Operations

  • Good communication and written skills including experience producing technical documentation.

  • Familiar with Agile ways of working

  • Familiar with Splunk, Jenkins, CI/CD and release process

  • Good with data processing and data warehouse concepts.

  • If you are interested in this role but not sure if your skills and experience are exactly what we're looking for, please do apply, we'd love to hear from you!

    Location: Remote (with travel when required)

Employer Description

Here at Cognizant, we work with clients across the UK's public sector to help modernise their businesses. As one of our largest growing business sectors, we guide our government, defence and healthcare clients through their digital transformation journeys. We also have new delivery centres in Leeds and Northern Ireland which will attract and nurture the brightest talent across the country as well as help our clients solve their business challenges., Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @Cognizant.