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Junior Data Engineer

Who we are looking for

Tug requires an enthusiastic, ambitious and agile developer to join our growing data, insights & technology team. Although the role will be based in our London office, you will be working closely with our offices around the globe to build successful data strategies. 

This is a junior position but with huge potential to develop and progress, with plenty of training and unparalleled access to learning from all levels of the company, the successful candidate will be assisting in the development of in-house technology and agency operations.

You need to be up to date with the current thinking on the best use of data by clients and agencies, as well as eager to learn and understand the aspects of advertising data use, both by clients but also within the agency and our partners.

Through this role you will be exposed to a range of advertising channel expertise and agency operations, working directly with the CTO and Data team to enhance and develop our technology and data solutions.

Specific experience sought

  • Some prior experience working in a similar agency is preferable but not essential.
  • Excellent practical knowledge of Javascript development.
  • Good knowledge of Python (training can be provided)
  • Experience working with APIs (JSON format outputs, CSVs etc)
  • Familiar with Google Sheets & Google Drive.
  • Experience working with Google AppScript.
  • Good knowledge of SQL (Google BigQuery specifically a bonus).
  • Working knowledge of Google Cloud Platform (beyond BigQuery) a bonus.
  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS (training can be provided).
  • Conducting troubleshooting - Curious mind able to follow processes and spot errors.
  • Ability to prioritize competing requirements whilst remaining agile.
  • Fanatical about detail and analytical in your approach.
  • Great communicator.
  • Enthusiastic and proactive team player.


    Life at Tug

    Want to work at an ambitious international digital performance marketing agency? Apply today and we’ll be in touch!


    • Flexible working hours
    • Pension scheme
    • Private healthcare
    • Free breakfast every morning
    • Fresh fruit daily
    • Complimentary tea and coffee
    • Happy hour and snacks every Friday
    • Regular social events
    • Tug tuck shop
    • Annual Summer and Christmas parties
    • Tickets to industry events and conferences