Specialist - Data Engineering And Data Science

IT - Software / DB / QA / Web / Graphics / GIS

About the Employer

Job Description

The position is available at Stretchline (Pvt) Ltd which is situated in Biyagama and is the leading manufacturer and the supplier of elastics, dyed and covered yarn to renowned retailers as Victorias secret, Nike, M & S and Gap with a global presence through the shareholding by Stretchline Holdings UK, MAS holdings and Brandot International Limited USA.

This would be a technical role with a specialisation in the total value stream around data transformation into intelligence and insights. The ability to work with cross functional teams and take up leadership roles in many aspects of the processes and activities needed to make this transformation successful are key tenets of this role.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the expansion of the Data Engineering scope in terms of connecting new data sources (both structured and semi/ unstructured data sources)
  • Expanding the current Data Lake platform to incorporate Big Data capabilities to use machine learning to derive richer insights will be a large part of the scope of work
  • Focus on Master Data Management to ensure that the key business entities in the global business is maintained as "golden copies" and a governance framework around sustaining the cleanliness of the Master Data is practiced at all times
  • Use of the Data Lake repository and insights platform for "Digital Customer Extensions" to offer our B2B customers a richer experience in visibility and transparency of their orders with Stretchline, is part of future proofing the business and bringing in customer intimacy
  • Enhancing customer extensions and out of the box thinking of adjacent solutions
  • Work with our Data Lake vendor and partners to ensure we maintain strategic positive relationship into the future

Qualifications and Experience:

  • B.Sc. in Engineering from a recognized university (Computer Science Major with focus on mathematics is an added advantage)
  • Certification in Data Engineering tools & techniques, BigData technologies and Data Science 3-7 years of ground experience in a large organisation, setting up Data Analytics capabilities Strong inter-personal and communication skills
  • Use of Machine Learning and AI to bring in predictive analytics for early intervention and creating value to business by unlocking value of data is a key responsibility
  • Coaching and facilitating training for business analytics across the plants

To apply: please send your CV to careers-stretchline@stretchlinesl.com

Closing Date: 31.01.2023