Opportunity Available! Our client, A leading International Automotive Manufacturer is looking to employ X5 Data Engineer’s to join their dynamic team in East London.
Job Description

  • We are looking for talented data scientist individuals to support with our logistics international team.

  • Will support within the platform space – assist in setting up best practices, guiding principles, governance templates as well as monitoring and operations support.
  • Data management supporting specialists who will be involved in standardisation; Data ingestion topics; Kafka.


  • Ensure to interpret business strategy and determine innovative solutions supporting strategy implementation.
  • Data Architecture design, modelling of data storage / data flow in data warehouses and operative systems. Manage data and meta-data.
  • Define the standards for data modelling and the maintenance thereof.
  • Support and maintain machine learning algorithm deployments. Build ETL (data extraction, transformation and loading) storages and analytical tools.
  • Manage and evaluate innovation pipeline assisting strategic decision-making and Go-to-Market process.
  • Design, research, develop, analyse and suggest new concepts as well as strategies.
  • Lead and direct different cross-functional programs and projects of varied sizes and types concurrently.
  • Manage and attain customer expectations and ensure delivery to fulfil expectations.
  • Coordinate all cross-functional activities, represent customers internally and collaborate with leaders in varied areas on allocation across projects and resource planning.
  • Ensure to exercise decision-making and independent judgment while being aligned with customers and management.
  • Promote innovations to support business requirements through activities that test, pilot and implement innovative concepts
  • Roll out and analyse the effectiveness of initiatives that leverage multiplatform technologies

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum NQF 7 – BSC/BCom/BTech in Information Technology or B. Eng. (Industrial Engineering)
  • Minimum 3+ Years’ experience in IT
  • Expert with ETL tools and BI Tools
  • Data Science / Data Engineering
  • Big data technologies: Hadoop
  • Network/Security/Credential management
  • Middleware Integration
  • Data Ingestion
  • Kafka experience and Knowledge
  • API orientated approach and knowledge

Desired Skills:

  • Data Engineer
  • Information Technology
  • Data Management
  • Automotive

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