Development - UK (hybrid)

Data Engineer

The Data Engineering team plays a crucial role in shaping our data infrastructure, analytics and machine learning capabilities.  

If you’re reading this, we are excited for you. You’ve landed on the job description for a company that will obsess over your well-being with unrivalled work-life balance, your career development providing transparent career paths and learning support for every single person, and knows that you are unique and will celebrate that. If you are passionate about what you do and want a career in one of the most exciting yet stable industries, read on…

Egress Software Technologies are a leading cyber security company providing global solutions to protect against human-activated risk. By aggregating data to derive intelligence, Egress is the only company able to predict future threats and prevent attacks or breaches – before they happen.

Egress is proud to support thousands of Enterprise customers across a range of sectors including Financial Services, Legal, Healthcare, and Government organizations. By protecting millions of employees around the world from advanced threats, businesses can safely achieve their mission without unnecessary risk.

At the forefront of the IT Cyber Security industry, Egress can provide an unrivalled career path in Data Engineering

The Team

Our Data Platform team is at the heart of Egress, shaping our data infrastructure, analytics, and machine learning capabilities. As part of our team you will help us transform to a platform that doesn’t just manage and serve data to our customers but is a catalyst for intelligence-driven decision-making and automation.

The Role

As a Data Engineer with us, you will:

  • Design, develop and maintain scalable and efficient data pipelines and ETL processes using Spark, ensuring high-quality data processing and integration.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to translate complex data requirements into actionable technical solutions.
  • Utilize Microsoft Azure and Databricks to create powerful data solutions, focusing on performance optimization.
  • Conduct data modelling, data profiling, and data quality assessments to ensure accuracy and consistency of data.
  • Perform data integration, data transformation, and data governance activities to support advanced analytics and reporting needs.
  • Implement and deploy machine learning models within the data pipelines to drive predictive and prescriptive analytics.
  • Ensure data security and compliance, adhering to the highest standards in database design and operations.

This role can be based out of either our London or our Sheffield office.

The Person

We're looking for someone who is:

  • Experienced as a Data Engineer, demonstrating proficiency in Apache Spark and cloud-based technologies, especially Microsoft Azure and Databricks.
  • Skilled in programming, particularly Python, and familiar with data integration tools and ETL frameworks.
  • Knowledgeable in data modelling and data governance principles, with a keen eye for data quality.
  • Versatile in database technologies, including SQL and NoSQL, and committed to ensuring data security and privacy.
  • A problem-solver and a team player, with strong communication skills and a collaborative spirit

The company

We are proud of our uniquely agile, effervescent, and people-focused equal-opportunity environment. Our core values of Owning itBeing BoldDoing the right thing and Being a bar-raiser run through everyone who works for us, and everything we do.

We are a sociable company and haven’t let a global pandemic stop us from continuing to enjoy the place we work even if is more of a virtual experience at times. The atmosphere across the business is friendly and supportive, with a constant desire to improve in everything we do! We are now back to running our monthly paid-for social activities as our offices continue to get busier! For those who are working remotely, we can’t promise the coffee you have in your kitchen will be as good as the free ones we have in the offices but the people you share it with will be just as warm and welcoming.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Here at Egress we are committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. Our workforce has consistently sat above the national average for both BAME and female representation, but we recognize that we can always do more. Every job description is subject to scrutiny through a gender bias decoder ensuring our roles are as inclusive and attractive as possible. Our culture is one that aims to nurture a welcoming and safe working environment for everyone with initiatives such as our employee-led Culture Club, dedicated mental health first aider network and regular awareness seminars all contributing to a great place to work whoever you are.

Privacy and Your Data

Please take the time to check and read our recruitment privacy policy. The information you provide to us when you apply will be held, stored and processed by Egress Software Technologies Limited in accordance with it.

Any job offer that we may make to you will be subject to you successfully passing background checks.



  • Regular charity events and fundraisers
  • Dedicated Culture Club responsible for arranging regular social events of all shapes and sizes
  • Annual kickoff and summer parties
  • Management / peer recognition programmes with rewards
  • Regular employee personal development and training reviews
  • Flexible dress code
  • Social pool league


  • Free eyecare vouchers
  • Free breakfast, fruit and all the coffee you can drink
  • Fully funded private medical
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Cycle to work scheme


  • 25 days annual leave, increasing to 26 after your first year in the business
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • £2,000 employee referral scheme
  • Eligibility to participate in Enterprise Management Investment (EMI) stock option scheme
  • Egress perks portal and retail discount scheme

Learn more about benefits at Egress

About our London office

Our London office is situated a one-minute walk from Old Street underground station, right on London's renowned Old Street Roundabout, which has become the centre of the city's tech industry over the last decade.

12th Floor, White Collar Factory,
1 Old Street Yard,
Old Street,
London, UK,

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