Vacancy ‐ Senior Cloud/Data Engineer

Job Description

As an experienced professional, you’ll be seeking the right opportunity to grow your career. Here at Crimson Macaw we can give you the experience of working in a new fast-growing consultancy specialising in cloud, data and business intelligence. As we are ambitious and growing, your knowledge, experience and development are important to us and we will be supporting you every step of you career.

You will responsible for the development of data ingestion pipelines making data available for analysis and data science. You will be helping our customers build Cloud environments using Infrastructure as code to implement reproducible environments. You will be encouraged and supported in becoming certified in each technology were appropriate. You will be expected to provide guidance on industry best practises to our customers and other members of the team.

Being part of a consultancy, you will need to visit customer sites and understand how we can help drive their success. We also support our customers’ solutions and you will help with this, which will include call outs.

All necessary training will be provided.


  • Experience in using Amazon Web Services and Azure
  • Experience in using Terraform, Python and Ruby
  • Experience in using Elasticsearch, Kibana and Logstash
  • Experience/Understanding of databases/SQL
  • An understanding of commonly programming paradigms and design patterns
  • Experience in Agile Frameworks (Scrum/Kanban)
  • Experience in TDD and/or BDD
  • Able to work within a team and when necessary, independently
  • Good English skills (both written and verbal)
  • Full Driving License

Desirable Skills

  • Experience in GCP
  • Experience in using JavaScript, Java or Scala
  • Experience in using Docker on AWS ECS or Kubernetes
  • Experience/Interest in Machine Learning


£50-70k (based on qualifications/experience)


  • Performance based bonus
  • Company Pension
  • Benefits include car allowance, private medical, Safari Books Online and gym membership.
  • Certification costs covered

How to apply

Please apply by sending a CV and covering letter to

Your CV should contain your working experience and skills etc. Your covering letter should express why you are interested in this field and any useful information that you think we will find relevant; this could be applications you have built, presentations at meetups, or anything else that shows your enthusiasm or work.