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Senior Data Engineer/Architect

Job Description

A leading global law firm, our client has an urgent requirement for a Senior Data Engineer/Architect that can transform their strategic business model into technology, to join their ever-growing, well-established team. Reporting directly to the Head of Architecture, this is a fantastic opportunity to become fully exposed to and have complete involvement in ongoing projects. As the company focuses heavily on how technology can entirely transform its future, now is the time to get involved.

Salary/ Benefits
A generous remuneration package is on offer plus a range of benefits including:

  • £60,000 - £70,000
  • 28 days holiday allowance
  • Medical cover
  • Flexibility of working hours

Operating in over 40 countries, this leading global law firm is on track to revolutionise business strategy in this sector through technology. In doing so, they have created a magnitude of unique opportunities for data scientists and software developers alike. With teams in multiple areas already making a huge difference to company operations, it is now clear that their approach is the way forward. Using Machine Learning methods, NLP and led by some of the best engineers & developers in Belfast.

The Ideal Person

  • Degree qualified in Computer Science/STEM or related field
  • Ability to create business architecture models
  • Ability to act as a Technical Lead for ongoing projects
  • Solid knowledge of Cloud computing architecture
  • IaaS PaaS & SaaS experience in a similar environment
  • Understanding of current IT market and ongoing trends
  • Ability to develop excellent working relationships
  • Ability to transition between teams
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Knowledge of deploying Infrastructure Code (IaC)
  • Minimum 3 years' experience in a similar role
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about technology


  • Manage and maintain ongoing projects efficiently
  • Provide technical leadership to the Data Science team
  • Work closely with relevant stakeholders
  • Create high-level solution designs
  • Provide full analysis of technical alternatives

    "Highly recommend working with Vanrath, in particular Sean Doherty. Sean helped to find me the perfect role in my job search; he was helpful, professional and also gave me great assistance and guidance when it came to the interview. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for a new role and was thoroughly impressed by Sean and Vanrath." Ben - Data Analyst

    "Had a fantastic experience with Vanrath, Sean Doherty is a star. Right from the start, he listened clearly to what it was I was after and found me a fantastic role I'd never have even thought of applying for! Every interaction I had with Vanrath in general was impressive, they really do an excellent job.

    Fully recommend, it's like employing an agent who works on finding you the perfect role, except you don't pay them anything at the end, it's all just upside! Excellent stuff, thanks again Sean, you were an absolute gentleman, appreciate it." Mark - Technical Engineer