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Head of Engineering (CDP) – Contract – Retail

  • Salary: £800 - £840
  • Location: Greater London
  • Industry: IT & Telecomms
  • Job Source: EU3-1492
  • Job Source: External
  • Job Type: Contract or Temp

Head of Engineering (CDP)-6MONTHS-£800-840 PER DAY (Outside IR35)
Are you ready to lead the charge in revolutionizing how customer data is managed and activated? My client is seeking a dynamic CDP Tech Lead to spearhead the technical development and strategic implementation of our cutting-edge Customer Data Platform. This pivotal role involves coordinating with cross-functional teams to create a robust, scalable, and efficient CDP system tailored to enhance our business operations and customer engagement.

  • Drive Technical Excellence: Guide and mentor a talented team through the development and enhancement of our CDP. Stay ahead of the curve by incorporating emerging technologies and best practices in data management.
  • Architect and Design: Construct a foundational CDP architecture that integrates seamlessly with existing systems while meeting our scalability and performance benchmarks.
  • Lead Development: Oversee coding, testing, and deployment efforts, ensuring high standards of quality and functionality.
  • Foster Integration: Develop and maintain high-quality data workflows from various sources, enhancing data integrity and operational efficiency.
  • Optimize System Performance: Monitor system performance continually; identify and resolve bottlenecks for enhanced data processing and retrieval speeds.
  • Collaborate and Innovate: Work alongside marketing, sales, and customer service teams to align the CDP with business needs, fostering a culture of innovation.


  • Experienced in designing and implementing Customer Data Platforms or equivalent systems.
  • Proficient in programming with Python, Java, or Scala, and familiar with ETL processes and database technologies.
  • Well-versed in cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or GCP, and big data technologies.
  • A superb leader with excellent communication skills and the ability to engage effectively with various stakeholders.

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