Lead AWS Engineer

Join us in this role where you’ll drive the development and implementation of modern and effective data management practices that enable the use of data in our system within the organisation. Our Ørsted data ecosystem (ØDE) is a modern cloud-based data platform that facilitates the collection, processing, and consumption of data from all business units, making it available to analysts, data scientists, and machine learning models.


Welcome to Ørsted Data Ecosystem
You’ll be part of Data Platform Competency Centre where you, together with your colleagues, will ensure transparency and overview of data available on ØDE to enable reuse and sharing of data across business units while adhering to legal and company regulations for sharing of data. The team consists of professionals who are passionate about data management, data engineering, data science, and integration technologies. We’re committed to delivering on our digital strategy and creating a strong platform for analytics, model management, machine learning, all built on cloud technologies. As a team, we’re following the Agile principles, emphasising collaboration, continuous improvement, and cross-functional alignment to deliver our goals efficiently.


You’ll play an important role in:

  • being responsible for leading the design and development of highly scalable, robust, and secure cloud-based applications and data analytics solutions on the AWS platform
  • providing technical leadership and mentorship to junior developers and team members
  • evaluating business requirements and convert them into detailed technical specifications and architecture
  • leading the adoption of best practices in cloud security, architecture, and AWS services
  • developing and maintaining data pipelines using AWS services such as Glue, Data Pipeline, Kinesis, Kafka, Lambda, EKS and EMR
  • working closely with cross-functional teams, including architects, data engineers, security experts, and business analysts, to deliver integrated solutions.


To succeed in the role, you:

  • have substantial development and data ingestion experience using Python and SQL
  • have strong experience with AWS services, such as AWS services such as Glue, Data Pipeline, Kinesis, Lambda, and EMR
  • optimise data querying performance using AWS Redshift and ensure data integrity and security compliance
  • are familiar data cataloguing and metadata management
  • stay current with AWS services updates and emerging cloud technologies
  • can implement CI/CD pipelines for automated testing and deployment.


Maybe you’ve read the above and can see you have some transferable skills, even though they don’t quite match all the points. If you think you can bring something to the team, we still encourage you to apply.


Join a global leader in renewable energy
Ørsted is a growing green energy major and global leader in climate action. With us you’ll play a part in driving change towards a green energy future. You’ll grow your talent in a fast-paced and high-growth industry where you have plenty of opportunities to learn and develop through challenging assignments and industry-leading experts. Here, you can perform in a friendly work environment based on trust, respect, and collaboration.


Shape the future with us
Send your application to us as soon as possible. We’ll be conducting interviews on a continuous basis and reserve the right to take down the advert when we have found the right candidate.


If you need to request any reasonable adjustments or accommodations to working practices, working patterns, or the assessment or interview process, please contact accommodation@orsted.com.

Please note that for your application to be taken into consideration, you must submit your application via our online career pages and answer the screening questions relevant for your country

About the job

Application deadline:  30 November 2024

Kuala Lumpur, MY

Field of work:  IT and digital
Employment type:  Permanent
Work hours:  Full-Time
Workplace:  Hybrid (office and home-working)

Imagine a future with Ørsted

About Ørsted

- We develop, construct, and operate offshore and onshore wind farms, solar energy farms, storage facilities, and bioenergy plants in Europe, Asia, and North America. 

- Our vision is to create a world that runs entirely on green energy.

- We’ve been ranked as one of the world’s most sustainable energy companies for the past six years. 

- We’re headquartered in Denmark.

- We have over 8,600 employees, working in 15 countries and growing. 


An inclusive team

Ørsted wants all employees to have the same opportunities for impact and growth, regardless of age, nationality, disability, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation or beliefs. We’re committed to secure an inclusive work environment characterised by a respect for all people so everyone feels free to openly share their input and ideas.