Data Engineer




HANA Data Engineer

Location: Leeds

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a HANA Data Engineer to work for a well-established progressive organization who are innovative and utilize the latest technologies. As the Data Engineer you will be working with 3rd party partners and be responsible for key areas of development in “real-time reporting solution” within an AWS stack. In return my client offers a positive and flexible working environment, giving individuals the opportunity to put new and innovative ideas forward. Working for an organisation who is focussed on the health and wellbeing of its employees, with a role that offers variation, working with the latest technologies, competitive basic salary, flexible & remote working, company pension, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays, private healthcare, gym membership, performance bonus, opportunity to gain further qualifications and training,



  • As the Data Engineer you will work closely with data scientists and Product team members to understand which data is required to be available  
  • Maintain and improve data warehouse infrastructure  
  • As the Hana Data Engineer, you will develop ELT processes (Calculation Views)  
  • Design solutions and data models to deliver complex KPIs & Measures
  • As the Hana Data Engineer, you will Implement/assist data scientist in developing and deploying KPIs, measures and analytical processes  
  • Ensure all deliverables factor in support and operational requirements to ensure continuous deployment can be maintained at a known velocity
  • As the Data Engineer you will participate in the design of solutions, including design, database design, dataflows and detailed technical design working with the Solutions Architect as appropriate
  • Produce accurate and unambiguous functional and technical documentation of products, systems and services prior to and during development
  • As the Data Engineer you will hhelp in the identification of issues, risks and dependencies pertaining to testing
  • Develop using primarily agile development techniques such as SCRUM, Kanban and eXtreme Programming (XP)
  • Constantly seek to improve the quality of 3rd party processes and deliverables
  • As the Data Engineer you will provide an end-to-end regression testable solution that enables automated unit and behavioural (BDD) testing to be run as part of the standard build process


Candidate Requirements

  • Understanding and implementation of data warehousing and business intelligence concepts 
  • SAP HANA modelling hands on design and build
  • Promotion of HANA content throughout the HANA landscape using SAP HANA Application Lifecycle Manager (HALM) 
  • Work with SAP BASIS and Security team to design and implement analytic privileges to secure and limit access for HANA views 
  • Assist with HANA performance tuning and query optimization efforts
  • Expert in SQL, advanced SQL with sound knowledge of analytical functions
  • Good experience of data modelling, with emphasis on dimensional modelling
  • Experience of HANA data modelling and production of calculation views
  • Good knowledge of AWS services
  • Experience within data engineering, data modelling, data architecture  
  • Experience with cloud computing  
  • Wide range of experience in software development  
  • Good knowledge of data structures and data modelling 
  • Agile development



  • NDSO
  • NSE


This role would suit someone with experience using SAP HANA working in a role within Data Engineering, Data Modelling, Data Architecture, Data Warehousing, Big Data, Data Specialist, Database Design/development, ETL