Data Engineering Lead

Offer parameters
hybrid work
Набір відкритий для українців
Recruitment open to Ukrainians
Kraków, Lesser Poland (Poland)
Starowiślna 13

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About the project

Unit8 is looking for a Data Engineering Lead to support our new engagements. Your mission will to collaborate closely with our clients to help them achieve their goals. You will be representing our engineering team and working together to deliver data products and solutions.

Your responsibilities

  • Work with the clients to understand, decompose and help solve their problems using data engineering.
  • Maintain high-quality relationships with the key stakeholders.
  • Advise clients on the technical solutions and explain different tradeoffs.
  • Implement solutions together with an engineering team.
  • Present work to stakeholders and top management.
  • Help scope and draft proposals for new engagements.

Our requirements

  • You have a proven track record of delivering Data solutions in a production environment.
  • You have a minimum 5+ years of work experience.
  • You have expertise in one or more of the following fields: Data engineering, Data warehousing, System Architecture, Cloud architecture, Software Engineering, Signal processing.
  • You have hands-on programming experience with one of the following: Python, Java, C++, C#, Scala.
  • Prior experience leading teams.
  • You are familiar with and enjoy working in an agile environment.
  • You have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • You are eligible to register as sole trader (self-employment) in Poland. Unit8 can support you in that.

Why this role

  • You want to be responsible for the success of the projects and fostering great relationship with our clients.
  • You want to have impact on critical parts of client's industry by solving real business problems.
  • You want to work with a team of world-class engineers.
  • You are a client-oriented person and enjoy both working with people, as well as solving technical problems.
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What we offer

  • High-trust working environment & merit-based decision making.
  • A high degree of independence and large space for growing responsibilities and shaping the young company.
  • Exposure to client-facing roles and real word challenges from day one.
  • Compensation package including base salary, yearly bonus based on the performance of the company.
  • 30 paid days off.
  • Private health care and Multisport.
  • Up to 10% time for self-development, knowledge sharing sessions with other engineers as well as external training/conferences.
  • Cross offices/company-wide frequent events (off-site or online) as well as quarterly budget to spend with the team on after-work activities.


Unit8 is the No. 1 Fastest-Growing Company in Switzerland (as recognised by Financial Times in FT1000 ranking of Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies 2022). We are involved in AI and data analytics and dedicated to solving complex problems of traditional industries.
Unit8’s mission is to drive the adoption of AI and Data Science in the non-digital industries and to help accelerate their digital transformation. You can learn more about what we are passionate about in Unit8 Talks and on our website, where you can find more helpful information about our business and recruiting process.

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