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Pearson Data Engineer - Java & Python in Bangalore, India

Data Engineer - Java & Python


We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalized learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people.

Position Summary

The Data Engineer is part of a team responsible for supporting Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW), custom reporting, and the organization's on-demand data needs. Under the direction of the Manager of EDW Systems, you will participate in the planning, designing, developing, installing, testing, and supporting the complete data management solutions to address ongoing business reporting needs and new opportunities.


  • Developing back-end components and writing scalable code using Python or Java programming language.

  • Integrating data storage solutions, user-facing elements using server-side logic.

  • Identifying, and implementing internal process improvements, including re-designing the applications for greater scalability, optimizing data delivery, and automating manual processes.

  • Responsible for maintaining and enhancing our existing data and analytics system.

  • Communicating effectively across multiple teams to determine application requirements.

  • Performing other duties as assigned.



Due to this position's nature, the applicant will need the ability to work from home or during off-hours as necessary. Candidates must have:

  • 3-5 years of experience as a Python Developer and/or a Java Programmer and ability to write recursive algorithms

  • Knowledge in DWH or BI environment and infrastructure

  • Proficiency in handling relational databases (e.g., Oracle DB, MySQL)

  • Experience in Google Cloud Platform

  • Ability to learn new technologies quickly

  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving skills

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills (English)

  • Understanding of ITIL principles

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Information Systems or related disciplines

Required for the interview:

You should be able to demonstrate work experience by providing report examples and source code.

Primary Location: IN-IN-Bangalore

Work Locations: IN-Bangalore-DivyaSree Chambers Wing A, DivyaSree Chambers O'Shaugnessy RoadLangford Town Bangalore

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Jan 14, 2021

Job Unposting: Feb 28, 2021

Schedule: Full-time Regular

Req ID: 2012412

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.