Data Engineer

Engineering New Delhi, India


The role:

You will be part of a small and dynamic team, who follow Agile methodologies. We are part of a vision to build a highly autonomous and empowered Data Science / Data Engineering team that moves fast to rapidly deliver big impact with some of our most challenging and high-visibility projects.

We are not afraid of failing because we have a culture of learning from our mistakes and improving all the time!

You will be working in a multicultural team, where the motto is “work hard, play hard!”. The team is easy going, relaxed and laid back. Everyone’s opinion matters, regardless of your seniority. Working collaboratively as a team and with our colleagues across our other global locations, you’ll be shaping the technical direction of a critically important part of Farfetch.

What you’ll do:
  • You will design and build scalable & reliable data pipelines (ETLs) for our data platform.
  • You will constantly evolve data models & schema design of our data warehouse to support our business’ self-service needs.
  • You will work cross-functionally with various teams, creating solutions that deal with large multi-terabytes volumes of data.
  • You will work with the team to set and maintain standards and development practices.
  • You will be a keen advocate of quality and continuous improvement.

Who you are:
  • You have experience in building and maintaining data pipelines;
  • You can productionase your code, but also know that something done is better than something perfect, and iterate over time to improve it;
  • You have experience in creating and evolving dimensional data models & schema designs to improve accessibility of data and provide intuitive analytics;
  • You can write SQL in your sleep;
  • You have experience in a cloud environment, preferably GCP;
  • You have experience in continuous delivery principles: version control, unit and automated tests;
  • You have skills in programming languages, preferably Python;
  • You have good analytical and problem-solving skills, the ability to work in a fast-moving operational environment and you are enthusiastic and with a positive attitude.