Lead Data Engineer

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Contact: Angie Wakefield
Email: email Angie
Posted: 7 months ago

Are you keen to help build out the data function for a great product application? 

We are working with an exciting Start Up that has great backing by large investors with a runway for the next few years. You’d join a fast-growing company with an established product that now needs someone to help make sense of the data and tap into further use cases. You’d be in charge of adding further analytics, visualizations and eventually data science tools like predictive analytics, optimization and recommendations.


  • Ensure that the data extracted from various sources is ingested correctly and managed and maintained
  • Work with stakeholders to understand business problems and identify ways to solve these through data analytics
  • Lead the practice around data, even setting the road map for what tools are best to use for various use cases
  • Work with senior leadership and a team of software engineers to align data ingestion with the application
  • Build analytics and visualization tools to interpret data and allow users to action on these insights
  • Potentially lead a team or vendors as the venture grows and utilizes more data


  • Holding at least 5 years of experience in Data Engineering or Analytics
  • Experience working data processes end-to-end from ingestion, modelling to even productionizing data tools
  • Experience coding in Python, Java or Scala
  • Experience with tools such as Hadoop, Spark and MapReduce
  • Ability to work on Cloud technologies, e.g. Azure, AWS and/or GCP
  • Strong communication and leadership capabilities
  • Prior experience managing vendors or teams in the Data space
  • Experience with visualization tools, e.g. Tableau, Google Analytics, Power BI
  • Prior project utilizing Data Science modelling and predictive analytics, even better with experience using machine learning
  • Team player with ability to work autonomously and drive business directions

Reaching out

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market please contact Angie Wakefield at angie.wakefield@next-wavepartners.com - Direct Line: +65 6340 1949

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