Data Engineer

Manchester - Midlands

£40,000 - £48,000   Very generous!

Data Migration Engineer | SQL, C# | Manchester (Remote)

Our client has developed their own cloud-based eCommerce software product utilised within the entertainment/leisure sector. They are leaders in their field going through a period of global and fresh market expansion - with millions of pounds transferred through their platform on a weekly basis.

As a Data Migration Engineer you will need to understand new/foreign data and use your problem-solving skills to work out how to transform the data into our client's core format. You will be taking ownership of existing tools, as well as building from scratch when coming across systems the client has never migrated from before.

You will be joining a Manchester (remote at the moment) based team of over 60 employees; spread across London, Manchester and New York offices. And working with over 250 clients within the entertainment sector around the UK and in North America.

Skills Required:

  • SQL and strong understanding of relational database (our client is flexible on what type of SQL you will have exposure to)
  • Proven ability to learn new systems and tools quickly
  • Performance tuning SQL Server databases and troubleshooting issues
  • A systematic and analytical approach to problem solving and lateral thinking

Desirable skills:

  • A basic understanding of C# or VB.Net, SSIS, SSAS and SSRS
  • Scripting and automation experience, preferably PowerShell
  • Experience in Azure DevOps / Bamboo
  • Experience in SaaS environments

As a Data Migration Engineer, your duties will involve:

  • Extracting data from new customers' varying software applications/systems into the centralised, core software SaaS platform
  • Moving data out of often old/legacy systems and into our client's ecosystem - a true problem solver!
  • Maintaining the SQL Server infrastructure, hosting over 250 client systems
  • Database Administration and some Operation support

You will be joining a team of database specialists working within our client's Operations team - an innovative and dedicated unit of DevOps engineers from a wide variety of backgrounds. As a Data Migration Engineer, you'll be helping to ensure that databases remain secure, highly available and optimised, and that any issues are resolved quickly.

Our client prides themselves on being an inclusive organisation that helps promote diversity. They aim to reflect this in every step of the interview process and in their daily work.


  • Dress down culture
  • 25 days holiday
  • 3% Pension contribution
  • Flex-time around 11-4 core hours
  • Social activities
  • Free drink and food in the office
  • Apply ASAP for success

Our client has a really unique and forward-looking culture, and it is truly a great place to work! If you are a Data Migration Engineer looking to step up to your next opportunity, please apply ASAP for the best chance of success.

Data Migration Engineer | SQL, C# | Manchester (Remote)

SQL Data Migration Data Engineer

Updated: Tue Apr 20 2021 08:52:54 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)