Data Engineer

At YLD we believe that in the future all companies will be software companies, and we are now seeing this shift taking place across the business world. Do you want to be a part of realising this for our clients, some of the most successful businesses and FTSE-100 companies? Help define the future: today.

About The Role

We are looking for a Data Engineer with development experience to join YLD. You will work collaboratively with multiple areas of the business and collect uncorrelated data which you can use to produce business critical information.

You will have the chance to make a difference, the collated data will allow you to build a bespoke internal system thus enabling YLD to have smooth and highly efficient decision-making processes.

You will be expected to work full-time in our Barbican based Head Office.

About YLD

YLD is a fast-growing, London-based software engineering consultancy passionate about enabling digital transformations for Enterprise companies.

Our team is comprised of different people from a wide variety of backgrounds and areas of expertise. We hire the best and believe that bringing exceptional people together produces phenomenal results for our customers.

YLD has offices in London and Lisbon. We are currently in process of opening our Porto office – exciting.

About You

You are forward thinking and creative. Ideally you possess a technical background and coding skills in a language such as Ruby, Python or similar.

This is a vital position which will allow you to work closely with senior staff members at the YLD Head Office and have significant input into YLD’s business processes. You are a key team member who is comfortable with inspiring change and executing improvements.

You:

  • Excellent data analysis skills
  • You have experience with process automation
  • Able to write SQL scripts to manipulate data
  • Some coding experience: Preferably with Ruby or Python
  • Confident with extracting data from various sources relevant to a specific project
  • Happy to identify the requirements for the project and liaise with all partners involved
  • Experience with building and integrating business tools and dashboards
  • Problem-solving skills that balance innovation with pragmatic technology choices to tackle business needs
  • An exemplar of YLD’s brand and safe guarder of our reputation
  • Strong command of the English language (both verbal and written)
  • Eligible to work in the UK


Not For You?

We are also hiring Software Engineering Consultants. See our jobs page.

Our Offer

We offer the following benefits to permanent employees:

  • Private Health care.
  • 6 months fully paid maternity and paternity leave.
  • Cycle to work scheme.
  • Fully stocked fridge and snacks
  • Office garden and summer BBQ's
  • Minimum of 25 days holiday (excluding Public Holidays).
  • Company Pension.
  • Company Uber and AirBnb account for business travel.
  • £2k yearly allowance for Training/Conferences.
  • Fun, challenging and rewarding work environment.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

All walks of life are welcome to apply.