Mondelez International Associate Principal Engineer- Data Engineer in Birmingham, United Kingdom


What makes working at Mondelēz International so special? Many things. The iconic brands and global nature of our business. The continuous innovation and endless opportunities to grow. The chance, each and every day, to put a smile on people’s faces. We’re the world’s leading maker of Chocolate, Biscuits, Candy and Gum with billion-dollar brands like Cadbury, Milka, Prince and Oreo and we now have an exciting opportunity to join our team.

The Associate Principal Engineer- Data Engineer is responsible for building infrastructure and architecture to support data mining from complex R&D data to deliver new insights to enable rapid, high quality innovation across our chocolate, biscuit, gum & candy categories. The successful candidate will structure solutions and systems from a wide range of data sources and types.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Works with engineers and scientists to define complex technical challenges to be solved

  • Defines system needs to maximise data as an asset to the R&D function including combining data / connecting data from multiple sources

  • Uses appropriate software tools and programming methods to harness data. Improving data quality, reliability and efficiency to enable high performance solutions.

  • Builds, tests and maintains architectures including planning and costing of new solutions.

  • Communicates systems needs and engages with stakeholders to enable expansion beyond the existing infrastructures

  • Write and builds best practice documentation and actively strives to change traditional ways of working within R&D

  • Develops simplified software tools for others to use to add and interpret data, and understand results

  • Researches and keeps up to date with developments in data engineering techniques

  • Maintains and develops data mining resources including hardware and software updates, working with IT department to maintain security and back-up systems


Candidate Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree or higher in a STEM subject / computer science

  • Extensive experience of Data Engineering in a large complex business with multiple systems such as SAP, LIMS, etc. and experience setting up, testing and maintaining new systems

  • Experience of a wide variety of languages and tools (e.g. script languages) to marry systems together

  • Ability to simplify complex problems and communicate to wide audience

  • Global experience and additional language preferred

We pride ourselves on having a high performing and collaborative culture where we offer support and development to enhance your career and develop your knowledge and skills.

In return for your commitment, drive and enthusiasm, we offer an attractive benefits package within a highly successful International business that offers financial rewards and resources, including bonus scheme, contributory pension, life assurance, generous holiday allowance and a flexible benefits programme.

Job: RDQ Functional Excellence

Primary Location: EU-GB-England-Birmingham

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1811139