ETL/Pentaho Developer

ETL/Pentaho Developer required by Whitehall Resources for an initial 7 month contract based in Essex, but will initially be a remote position.

* Must be SC Cleared or eligible for Security Clearance *

Job Description:

A software engineer delivering ETL solution development within an Agile (Scrum) delivery framework.

The Developer will work within a Development team, and may be involved in development of new products and maintenance of existing products.

Role Responsibilities:

– Carrying out development in accordance with the agreed requirements and development standards

– Testing of products in accordance with the test strategy to ensure that they are fit for purpose

– Assisting the Team Leader in examining packages of work and giving realistic timescales for completion

– Completion of work allocated within agreed time, cost and quality criteria and providing progress reports on assigned work as required

– Management and control of problems and change within their area of responsibility as requested by the Team Leader, including negotiation with other teams as necessary

– Prompt escalation of problems, issues and risks as necessary

– Playing an active part in Process improvement, awareness of and compliance with all relevant quality processes and procedures, including completion of all the specified quality records

Technologies –

– Pentaho DI

– ETL and data migration experience

Mandatory Technical skills –

– Experienced in data ETL (Extraction, Transformation, Load) solutions development
– Knowledge of Agile methodology; knowledge of Scrum.
– Pentaho PDI / Pentaho BA
– SQL
– Unix Scripting
– Data Modelling
– Full knowledge of the development lifecycle
– Awareness of Configuration Management

Business skills –

– Good written and verbal communication skills
– Problem solving and creativity skills


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