Data Team Lead, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Business Unit: Technology

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Contract Type: Permanent/Full Time

Closing Date: 30 April 2019

Data Team Lead, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The Team…
  • The GBG Loqate Engineering Team develops and maintains Loqate’s product suite consisting of address verification, geocoding and power search solutions. Team members contribute to development and provide assistance to customers. 
The Role…
  • The role will lead the Data Team daily operations/projects and acting as technical mentor to guide, coach and motivate the team with the goal of increasing productivity. You will be a key member of this team to deliver value to the business as quickly as possible.
What you will do…
You will:
  • Lead the Data team in Kuala Lumpur.
  • Ensure 1-1s are in place and happening regularly.
  • Promote and support a culture of high engagement in the team.
  • Provide technical oversight for integrating new technology. 
  • Oversee the establishment of a culture of managing data as an asset and governance required to deliver this outcome.
  • Develop data manipulation systems (or ETL ) using a mixture of technologies including SQL, shell scripting and Java
  • Debug, fix and test modules and provide solutions to customer issues 
  • Test and integrate code changes to data manipulation systems
  • Write user documentation
To enable you to be successful, we are looking for…
  • Bachelor in Computer Science is essential
  • Fluent in SQL, Java and Shell Scripting
  • Working knowledge of MySQL
  • Demonstrable software development and/or data engineering experience
  • Experience with ETL software and/or Data Manipulation systems (Nice to have)
  • Big Data (Nice to have)
  • People management experiences
  • Willingness to work hard, learn and possess a positive attitude
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Independent thinker
  • Problem solver
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