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Data Engineer

Requisition ID:  76693
Business Unit:  Meggitt Aerospace Central (1428)

Coventry, COV, United Kingdom, CV7 9JU

Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our vision <> - keeping the world flying with one of over 73,000 Meggitt-equipped aircraft taking off every second of every day; protecting countless lives with our technology, keeping those who put their lives at risk safer and ensuring that the lights stay on for millions of people worldwide.


With over 160 years of history, innovation’s at the heart of everything we do in our aerospace, defence and selected energy markets Our global approach to lean manufacturing is the driving force on our journey to operational excellence and our goal to provide the best technology, products and service to our Customers.


We’ll help shape your career and provide you with the right learning, development and growth opportunities; we’re working hard to create a High Performance Culture where we live our Values of Teamwork, Integrity and Excellence.


Enable your extraordinary. Join us and be part of our diverse Meggitt team.


Job Summary

An opportunity has arisen for a Data Engineer to join our growing Group Data Team, working closely with our internal IT team and business stakeholders, driving the more technical aspects of Group Data Management and Reporting.  

As the Data Engineer you with be responsible for the extraction of datasets from multiple data sources, provision of data mappings, supporting the data feeds and rule-sets required for reports, visualization and analytics.  You’ll become an integral part of a highly motivated and high performing Data Team supporting the growing excitement and demand for Data solutions across all Divisions and locations of the Meggitt Group.

Core Responsibilities

  • Supporting the delivery of the technical data provision aspects for Reporting purposes, Dashboards, Data Migrations and Data Analytics.  The toolsets used vary from the Data Lake and Business Warehouse, to Excel and SQL, through to ETL toolsets and data extraction toolsets (experience of SAP datasets is beneficial).  
  • Driving and supporting continuous technology improvements including on-going enhancements to our key Data Warehouses – a SAP HANA Business Warehouse and Microsoft Azure Data Lake 
  • Providing insightful and accurate business data to our key internal customers to influence key decision making.  The need to influence and communicate with Senior Business and IT Colleagues is an important part of the role.
  • Assist with performing data quality measurement and assurance activities, working with Data Analysts, Divisional Data Managers and Site Users to handle, monitor and resolve data quality issues

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

To be successful in this role you have previous proven experience in Data Engineering/Analysis roles with knowledge of various technical data solutions and techniques.  You’ll also have previous proven experience of SAP and Data Lake technologies such as Microsoft Azure, Data Bricks and Synapse is advantageous. 


Key responsibilities will also include: 

  • Exposure to the Data industry and a strong understanding of data systems, models, structures and techniques 
  • Experience of dealing with business and IT stakeholders to gather requirements and implement solutions
  • Strong management, influencing and communication skills with ability to prioritise
  • Good analytical problem solving and fact finding skills
  • Ability to operate at strategic and tactical levels of project implementation

What We Offer

Meggitt is proud to offer a competitive total rewards framework designed with our colleagues' health, wealth and well-being in mind to help our employees balance a successful career.


Our competitive offer package will include:

  • Flexible working policies and the ability to accrue time off in lieu or for some roles to earn overtime.  Early finish on a Friday.
  • Pension Scheme up to 8% company contribution 
  • Employee Assistance Program for Health & Wellbeing
  • Employee Perkz – offering our employees discounts on a huge variety of goods and services
  • Income Protection 
  • Share Buying scheme
  • Employee Resource Groups
  • Volunteering day off
  • On site restaurant offering subsidized food


Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible. 



Meggitt is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business and that building a culture of respect and appreciation will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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