Tech Lead Data Engineering Manager

  • 19 Cadogan St, Glasgow G2 6QQ, UK
  • Full-time
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Department: Data
  • Working Hours: 35

Company Description

Here at esure, we’re no strangers to change. As one of the industry leaders in the insurance business, striving to become a world class digital insurer, we’re getting ready for more. It’s creating great new opportunities for innovative and talented industry professionals to join us at a pivotal point in our development.

It’s an opportunity you simply don’t want to miss. You can expect our investment in you to include a highly competitive package, career and development opportunities and flexible benefits built around you and your lifestyle.

Job Description

esure has a fantastic opportunity for a Tech Lead Data Engineering Manager (Core Platforms) to join or Data Platform team.


  • Lead, mentor and assist in the development of the data engineering team Drive the data engineering technical strategy with respect to tools
  • Be responsible for delivery of all data engineering projects with quality and on time
  • Work in a fast paced environment Engage with stakeholders within the team to create a variety of data solutions Manage a complex ETL environment across multiple database technologies
  • Manage a complex BI environment across multiple BI technologies Manage a complex real-time data science environment across multiple products


  • Significant ETL experience in data warehouse technologies, and Significant experience of SQL and data modelling experience
  • Demonstrable experience of managing and developing an engineering team
  • Experience of cloud native technologies, Experience of containerization solutions
  • Communication skills, interpersonal skills, and presentation skills that allow effective interactions with business partners, stakeholders, and senior leadership
  • Demonstrated experience in project management practices (agile)
  • Knowledge of best in class data tools Knowledge of near real time ETL/streaming architectures
  • Knowledge of API based data pipelines Proven experience delivering production-ready data engineering solutions, including requirements definition, architecture selection, prototype development, debugging, unit-testing, deployment, support, and maintenance

Additional Information

What we will offer you in return:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays 
  • 25% discount on esure & Sheila’s Wheels insurance (10% for immediate family) or a guarantee to beat any other insurer’s renewal quote on both home and car insurance 
  • 15% Discount on esure and Sheila’s Wheels Travel Insurance
  • Discretional annual bonus 
  • Flu Jabs and Eye Care - Free flu jabs every winter, free eye tests every two years and £50 towards VDU glasses

In light of the current Covid-19 pandemic, we want to emphasise to all applicants that the safety and wellbeing of our candidates and colleagues is esure Group’s number one priority. All interviews will be conducted remotely via a video conference platform to ensure that everyone involved is adhering to the social distancing guidance

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