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    Data Acquisition Engineer

    BettingJobs are working with an established sports betting odds provider who are based in London who are looking to add a Data Acquisition Engineer to their team.


    • Develop, test, run and monitor software that consumes data efficiently from approved sources.
    • Ensure proper documentation is written and up to date.
    • Adopt and follow a good pace of software refactoring ensuring fast delivery of accurate data.
    • Use internal tools to evaluate and validate all data acquired.
    • Ensure all data shipped to the customers meets the quality standards.
    • Quickly address customer issues following escalation from the Client Services Team
    • Keep learning and improving, sharing the acquired knowledge with the wider group.
    • Maintain good relationships with wider Data Acquisition Team.
    • Maintain clear and open path of communication with Client Services Team.


    • Coding proficiency preferably in Scala; alternatively Java, Python or any other high level language.
    • A Bachelors degree in Computer Science from an accredited University.
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with competing and alternating priorities but constant focus on delivery.
    • Logical and structured approach to problem-solving in both tactical and strategic initiatives.
    • Proactive, open-minded, and keen to learn and develop.
    • Good verbal and written communication skills.
    • Good knowledge of sports and exposure to sporting data information or sports betting domains.
    • Some evening and weekend work required in line with the sports calendar.
    • Experience working with Linux use for service hosting and day-to-day use.
    • Experience working with various data SQL and NoSQL stores.
    • Exposure to financial, trading, and risk management systems is an advantage.

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