Data Engineer

HelloFresh, London

Delivering great recipes and fresh ingredients to your home each week

At HelloFresh, we want to change the way people eat forever by offering our customers high quality food and recipes for different meal occasions. Over the past 10 years, we've seen this mission spread around the world and beyond our wildest dreams. Now, we are a global food solutions group and the world's leading meal kit company, active in 17 countries across 3 continents. So, how did we do it? Our weekly boxes full of exciting recipes and fresh ingredients have blossomed into a community of customers looking for delicious, healthy and sustainable options. The HelloFresh Group now includes our core brand, HelloFresh, as well as: GreenChef, EveryPlate, Chef's Plate, Factor, and Youfoodz.

About the job

The Data Engineering Squad within the Data & Business Intelligence team is at its core, operational. We make the “rubber hit the road” when it comes to data and technology at HelloFresh UK, by translating HelloFresh Global’s country agnostic systems into systems that address the complexities of HelloFresh UK (and believe us, there are a lot!).

  • Transform operations in a fast-growing organisation using data and technology
  • Work with all areas of the business to develop tools that optimise and automate processes
  • Translate complex problems into robust, scalable and flexible tools
  • Provide rotational on-call support in the morning on weekdays for business-critical processes (and on weekends with additional reimbursement)

What you will be doing:

  • High-quality software engineering and architecture, primarily in Python
  • Automating tasks using appropriate tools and scripting
  • Reviewing and debugging code
  • Working closely with operational stakeholders to understand problems with processes, in order to translate them into solutions

Who you are:

  • You have at least 2 years of experience designing and building complex solutions using Python, Pandas and SQL.
  • Experience working with job orchestration tools like Airflow, in conjunction with Docker, Kubernetes and a cloud environment (preferably AWS).
  • Understanding of ETL cycle.
  • Ideally, you have had exposure to data manipulation in multiple contexts; e.g. preparation, consumption and software engineering.
  • Experience working with CI/CD tools.
  • Strong problem-solving skills, taking ownership of business problems and creating future-proof solutions.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.

What you will get in return:

  • 70% discount on HelloFresh or Green Chef boxes
  • Bippit financial wellbeing account
  • Premium Headspace account
  • Group Life Assurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye care scheme
  • Learnerbly professional development membership
  • MoreHappi unlimited professional coaching membership
Upon passing probation:
  • Company pension scheme
  • Gym membership
  • Bupa private medical insurance (including dental)
Other great perks:
  • If in the office, enjoy a free breakfast every day
  • Dog friendly office!
  • Hybrid working- 50/50 remote working & flexible start/finish times (role dependent)
  • Mental health first aiders and an employee assistance programme
  • Working from home equipment budget

Start date: ASAP 

Location: The HelloFresh Farm, 60 Worship Street, EC2A 2EZ, London

About HelloFresh

We believe that sharing a meal brings people of all identities, backgrounds, and cultures together. We are committed to celebrating all dimensions of diversity in the workplace equally and ensuring that everyone feels a sense of inclusion and belonging. We also aim to extend this commitment to the partners we work with and the communities we serve. We are constantly listening, learning, and evolving to deliver on these principles. We are proud of our collaborative culture. Our diverse employee population enables us to connect with our customers and turn their feedback into meaningful action - from developing new recipes to constantly improving our process of getting dinner to our customers’ homes. Our culture attracts top talent with shared values and forms the foundation for a great place to work!

At HelloFresh, we embrace diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of an individual's race, national origin, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, marital status or any other protected characteristic under applicable law, whether actual or perceived. As part of the Company’s commitment to equal employment opportunity, we provide reasonable accommodations, up to the point of undue hardship, to candidates at any stage, including to individuals with disabilities.

We want to do adapt our processes and create a safe space that welcomes everyone so please let us know how we can accommodate our process. In case you have any accessibility requirements you can share that with us in the application form.

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About HelloFresh

HelloFresh is a multinational meal delivery service with a presence in several Western European and North American countries, as well as Australia. The company was founded in 2011 in Berlin by Dominik Richter, Thomas Griesel and Jessica Nilsson.

Want to learn more about HelloFresh? Visit HelloFresh's website.