We’re looking for a Data Engineer to join our in-house Data Team in Nottingham and help further develop the technical capabilities of our data science and analytics platform.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Engineering new services and features for the data platform
  • Taking responsibility for ongoing platform operations and maintenance as part of our DevOps culture
  • Designing a coherent database structure to accommodate player behavioural data for data science and analytics requirements
  • Working with our backend and client engineers to implement new data collection hooks and ensure the product is fully instrumented
  • Assisting data scientists with productionised implementations of complex computational jobs, e.g. ML model training and evaluation


    Essential skills:

    • Proficient in at least one server-side language (e.g. Go, C#, Java)
    • Experience building resource-efficient distributed services for cloud platform deployment, e.g. on AWS, GCP, or Azure
    • Strong understanding of SQL databases (OLTP or OLAP) and the relational model
    • Familiar with version control systems such as Git
    • Basic knowledge of Linux system administration
    • Excellent teamwork and communications skills, with a strong desire to learn

    Desirable skills:

    • Experience leveraging distributed computing platforms such as Apache Spark
    • Working knowledge of data mining and statistics

Competitive Salary

Job Type


  • AWS
  • Azure
  • C#
  • GCP
  • Go
  • Java
  • SQL
Come join us

Benefits of working here

  • Extremely competitive bonus scheme
  • Flexible working hours
  • Core hours attendance (10am-4pm)
  • Staff social outings
  • Pension or Gym membership available
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Industry leading software including Unity, 3DS Max and Maya
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