Data Engineer

Oliver Bonas


Competitve Plus Benefits

Full time

We have an amazing opportunity for a Data Engineer to join Team OB in our Support Office.

As a Data Engineer at OB, you will play a pivotal role in technically delivering our data and analytical product within our growing team. Reporting to the Head of Data, you will be taking ownership of the current data warehouse (DWH) setup.

It will be beneficial if you have worked within an Ecommerce setting to understand the data sources involved and to work with stakeholders across the business to facilitate their needs.

You will be responsible for maintaining the ELT pipelines to our BigQuery DWH to support the central BI analysts with analysis & reporting.

Our Support Office is based in Tolworth, near Chessington, only a 30-minute journey from London Waterloo. We are working a 50/50 split of office and home working.

A bit about us …

Oliver Bonas is an independent British lifestyle store. We are proud to call ourselves Team OB and believe Oliver Bonas is a truly special place to work. Our company values are Work Hard, Play Hard & Be Kind, and these values sit at the heart of every role here at OB. We are passionate and provide everyone with a fun place to work. Working at OB is more than just a job; it’s somewhere to build a career you are passionate about.

More about the role …

OB’s Data Engineer will:

  • Accountable for maintaining and optimising ELT processes
  • Collaborate with Data team to identify requirements and business logic to develop data flow
  • Identify and address any issues with data quality, accuracy or availability
  • Support the integration of BI visualisation tools that utilise the data pipeline
  • Implement process improvements to automate manual processing tasks
  • Manage, maintain and develop data pipeline processes across OB’s tech stack
  • Responsible for managing the integrity of data quality, accuracy, and availability

Bonas Benefits:

  • Generous employee discount up to 50% off all OB products
  • Free access to our 24 hour employee assistance programme with Care First – offering financial, emotional and vocational support
  • Flexible holiday – 30 days (including bank holidays) – increasing to 35 days with length of service
  • Annual discretionary profit related bonus scheme
  • Free membership for our Westfield Health Cash Plan or Private Medical
  • Auto-enrolment into our pension plan
  • Free access to our onsite gym
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Refer a Friend incentive
  • Quarterly free lunch
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave
  • Equity, Diversity and Inclusivity Voice network and EDI team
  • Mental Health First Aider support
  • Education and support throughout Looop eLearning platform
  • An opportunity to work at the highest placed retailer in Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in the UK list 2022.

What we look for:

  • Advance level Python and SQL coding skills is a must
  • Demonstrated strength in data modelling, ELT development and data warehousing
  • Taking data from multiple sources and ingesting it via Airflow into a data warehouse
  • Previous knowledge of using DBT
  • Query performance tuning skills
  • Hands on experience with setting up, managing, and optimising multiple data pipelines (experience in Airflow is beneficial)
  • Good knowledge of testing principles

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion at OB

At Oliver Bonas, our promise is to do our bit to make living a joyful experience and give cause for optimism. This promise is central to our work in equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI). To bring joy to others, we must first ensure everyone at OB feels valued, included and most importantly, can be themselves at work.

We also expect everyone at OB to value and look out for each other by always being considerate and mindful in everything they do.

To read more about our commitments, head over to the EDI page on our website: