Direct Line Group is one of the UK's largest insurance companies and home to some of the best-known brands including Direct Line, Churchill and Green Flag. We are going through an exciting transformation to be the top tier data-driven organisation in the UK's General Insurance market.
Work as part of the Data Engineering team to uphold and evolve common standards and collaborate to ensure that our data solutions are complementary and not duplicative.
Build automated pipelines to support data solutions across BI and analytics use cases.
Collaborate with other technology teams to ingest, transform and load data from multiple data sources, structured and unstructured data.
Work with data scientists and data analysts to implement and produce data models.
Build patterns, common ways of working, and standardised data pipelines for DLG to ensure consistency across the organisation.
What you'll need:
Direct Line Group is going through an exciting transformation to be the top tier data-driven business in the UK's general insurance market.
To achieve this, we are growing our Data Chapter which is working with the business to build a new large-scale, cloud hosted, secure, and consolidated data and analytics platform to allow our users to work with all their data from a single trusted platform.
The platform uses the economics of big data, cloud elasticity, Machine Learning (ML)/Artificial Intelligence (AI) automation and permissioned data sharing to turn information into business insights and address business and operational challenges.
Our Data/Platform engineers are accountable for the development and operations of the Data Platform and maximising value from data for users and following DLG best practices.
When it comes to Tech Stack, there are many technologies that make us tick, some of which include: AWS (Redshift, S3, Glue, CloudFormation, CloudWatch and so on), Python Informatica/ETL Frameworks, Informatica Data Governance toolset and we make use of Apache Airflow, dbt, PySpark.
The Data platform ecosystem on the servicing side includes Tableau, Qlik, Domino Data Labs just to name a few of the tools.
Who you'll work with:
Reporting to the Data Chapter Lead, you will work as part of a multi-functional agile delivery team, including analysts, architects, platform engineers, machine learning engineers, and testers. You will work on challenging problems, implementing solutions to run on top of our cloud-based big data platform
Ways of Working
Our mixed model way of working offers a 'best of both worlds' approach combining the best parts of home and office-working, offering flexibility for everyone. How much you'll be in the office depends on your role, and we'll consider the flexible working options that work best for you.
Read our flexible working approach here.
We recognise we wouldn't be where we are today without our colleagues, that's why we offer excellent benefits designed to suit your lifestyle:
9% employer contributed pension
50% off home, motor and pet insurance plus free travel insurance and Green Flag breakdown cover
Additional optional Health and Dental insurance
EV car scheme allows all colleagues to lease a brand new electric or plug-in hybrid car in a tax efficient way.
Buy as you earn share scheme
Employee discounts and cashback
Plus many more
Direct Line Group is an equal opportunity employer, and we think diversity of background and thinking is a big strength in our people. We're delighted to feature as one of the UK's Top 50 Inclusive Employers and are committed to making our business an inclusive place to work, where everyone can be themselves and succeed in their careers.
We know you're more than a CV, and the things that make you, you, are what bring potential to our business. We recognise and embrace people that work in different ways so if you need any adjustments to our recruitment process, please speak to the recruitment team who will be happy to support you.