Mars UK • France

Data Platform Engineer - SRE (F/M/X)

Employment type:  Full time

2 days/week at home

Core hours 11–3

Dog friendly

Job Description

Job Description:

Contract: Permanent / CDI

Location: Haguenau (30min from Strasbourg, France) or Slough, UK

What are we looking for?

  • At least 3 years of experience in IT, preferably in cloud platform SRE, preferably for Analytics platforms

  • Experience in cloud data platform & infrastructure engineering, preferably in Microsoft Azure environment (AKS cluster management, Azure Devops, Terraform)

  • Understanding of technology management principles

  • Data platform engineering covering ADF, ADLS, Synapse, Snowflake, Cosmos DB, Databricks, Event Hub

  • Ability to collaborate and influence global internal and external stakeholders

What will be your key responsibilities?

Under the platform architect leadership, you will:

  • Develop DevOps services for data platform across the data lifecycle – Ingest, Store, Transform/Prepare, Serve/Analyze, Visualize and Govern (SRE – Site Reliability Engineering)

  • Ensure compliance of platforms with Mars data governance, security controls and network rules, cost management best practices

  • Develop DevOps, Data pipelines, scripts etc. in support of agility and automation

  • Embed relevant governance and security standards in delivered solutions

  • Contribute to the support and maintenance of existing body of data model and applications currently in production within the Analytics and Data landscape.

  • Lead projects or activities supporting any of the above points with the support of 3rd party contractors

  • Hand over built services to Analytics Open Hub and/or Analytics solution teams.

What can you expect from Mars?

  • At Mars, we believe in a relationship of mutual trust, dignity and respect between our company and Associates that is more meaningful than the standard employer/employee relationship.

  • As Associates, we can expect to be respected, supported and valued as individuals, to be treated fairly and equitably.

  • The opportunity to learn and develop, taking charge of your own career across Mars.

  • The mission of Mars Global Services Associates? To be the foundation that serves, protects and supports our business.

  • By joining our 200 Mars Global Services Associates, the diversity of encounters will be your daily life: Digital Technologies, Finance, People & Organization, Insights, Laboratories, Commercial, the Mars Global Services Associates accompany the transformation and growth of each of our segments. ​



Mars is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process because of a disability, it is available upon request. The company is pleased to provide such assistance, and no applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request.

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to job sharing
Open to compressed hours
Enhanced maternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
Enhanced paternity leave – 26 weeks at 90% pay
24 days annual leave + bank holidays
“Pawternity” leave
Pregnancy loss leave
Bank holiday swaps
Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are very happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Additional employee ratings
(these do not contribute to the FlexScore®)

Employees feel that the diversity is good and there are continued efforts to improve it
Employees feel that the culture supports equity and inclusivity well
Employees feel like it is a really great environment to work in
Employees feel very excited about and aligned with the company mission
Employees feel that their salary is good and matches the value they bring

Working at Mars UK

Company employees

4,000 In the UK

Gender diversity (male:female)


Office locations

London, Slough, Waltham, Castle Cary, Birstall, Plymouth

Hiring Countries




United Kingdom

United States

Awards & Achievements

1st – Large companies

1st – Large companies

Flexa100 2024
Consumer Goods

Consumer Goods

Industry awards 2023
3rd – Large companies

3rd – Large companies

Flexa100 2023
Retail & Ecommerce

Retail & Ecommerce

Industry awards 2022