Azure Data Engineer – Johannesburg – R800k up to R1.1 mil per annum

A long serving bank known as Africa’s biggest lender of assets and financial services group committed to providing banking insurance and asset management services have an open role for a Data Engineer to execute data engineering duties according to the standards, frameworks, and roadmaps of the bank.


  • Develop and maintain complete data architecture across several application platforms
  • Analyse data elements and systems
  • Build required infrastructure for optimal extraction, transformation and loading of data
  • Build, create, manage and optimise data pipelines
  • Create data tooling, enabling data consumers in building and optimising data consumption
  • Execute on the design, definition and development of (API’s)
  • Develop across several application platforms
  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes
  • Knowledge of integration patterns, styles, protocols and systems
  • Liaise and collaborate with technology colleagues and country data teams to understand viable data solutions within architectural guidelines

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Degree in business commerce, information studies, information technology
  • 5-7 years’ experience in building databases, warehouses, reporting and data integration solutions
  • 8-10 years deep understanding of data pipelining and performance optimisation
  • 8-10 years’ experience in database programming languages
  • Azure
  • Kafka
  • Spark SQL
  • Power BI
  • Python


The Reference Number for this position is NG58078 which is a Permanent Hybrid position in Johannesburg offering a salary of up to R900k – R1.1mil CTC salary negotiable based on experience. E-mail Nokuthula on or call her for a chat on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities.

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