About Blenheim Chalcot

Blenheim Chalcot is one of the leading venture builders in the world. We have been building exciting and disruptive businesses for over 20 years across sectors including FinTech, EdTech, GovTech, Media, Sport, Charity and more. These companies are all GenAI enabled and are some of the most innovative companies in the UK and increasingly around the world.

The BC team in India has been instrumental to the growth and success of Blenheim Chalcot. Established in 2009, Blenheim Chalcot India serves as a pivotal launchpad for those aiming to make a difference in the realm of innovation and entrepreneurship.

Blenheim Chalcot India is driven by a mission to empower visionaries to lead, innovate, and build disruptive solutions. We support our diverse portfolio of ventures and create impactful solutions that shape global trends. We provide a range of services to help new business get off the ground, including technology, growth (marketing and sales), talent, HR, finance, legal and tax, plus so much more!

Blenheim Chalcot India is scaling fast and we’re looking to hire high energy, motivated and curious talent to support them on that journey!

About Blenheim Chalcot India

In 1998, as the dot com boom and bust changed the fate of technology businesses, two friends, Manoj Badale and Charles Mindenhall joined forces to co-found Blenheim Chalcot with the intention of solving industry bottlenecks to productivity and profitability. Blenheim Chalcot went on to become UK’s largest venture builder with 42+ ventures, 3,000 employees, £500m portfolio sales, and group assets under management of £1.5bn.bout BC India

Blenheim Chalcot India hails from this 24-year-old legacy of industry disruptors and currently engages over 21 portfolio companies across multiple sectors. Founded as the Indian operational unit, we have rapidly developed into strategic partners that help the Blenheim Chalcot UK ventures motor through uncertainty, disrupt markets, and deliver results.

The Role

We're seeking a seasoned professional to join our team as a Lead Data Engineer. The role will be responsible for managing a team of data engineers, providing technical guidance, and ensuring adherence to best practices and security standards. This role offers a unique opportunity to contribute to development efforts, implement structured processes, and collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive successful project delivery.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage a team of data engineers, providing technical guidance and mentorship.
  • Build structured processes in the team to help scale by prioritising day-day activities.
  • Be an active contributor and play a key role in leading development.
  • Implement and maintain high security, development and review best practices to abide by all of the company policies and ISO 27001 certification.
  • Work collaboratively with the UK team to manage expectations and delivery deadlines as well as identify improvements to briefing and delivery processes.

About you

The ideal candidate will have a track-record in delivering results in a fast-moving business and hence be comfortable with change and uncertainty. Excellent stakeholder management experience is essential to being successful in this role.

Required:

  • Proven experience in Data Engineering.
  • Experience with Python, SQL and SQL databases.
  • Experience with AWS cloud, ETL, Data Modelling.
  • Experience building and optimising data pipelines.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Effective communication and leadership abilities.

Preferred:

  • Understanding of the wider Generative Ai market and developments as they develop to ensure the team are all aware and equipped with the right knowledge to succeed.
  • Understanding of data governance and compliance standards.
  • Hands-on experience with CI/CD.
  • Experience with working on APIs.
  • Understanding of known tools like Snowflake and Microsoft Fabric

Education Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or a related field.

What we can offer you  

  • Be part of the World’s Leading Digital Venture Builder  
  • Have the opportunity to be a part of and learn from the incredible diverse talent in BC  
  • Be exposed to the right mix of challenges, within a culture that promotes continuous learning and development and opportunity to work with Gen AI  
  • A fun and open, if a little cricket obsessed, atmosphere – we own the Rajasthan Royals IPL team!
  • 24 days of annual leave, 6 floater leave and 4 public holiday days, maternity and paternity leaves.  
  • Private medical for you and your immediate family.

Important

At Blenheim Chalcot, we strive to create an environment where differences are not only accepted but greatly valued; where everyone can make the most of their capabilities and potential. We promote meritocracy, competence and the sharing of ideas and opinions. We are driven by data and believe the diversity, agility, generosity, and curiosity of our people is what sets us apart as an organisation. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talent.

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