Cloud Data Engineer that will assist in maintaining, and monitoring infrastructure as well as build or assist in building data infrastructure.
Candidates should have prior experience with AWS and Azure.
Additional Cloud-based tools experience is considered to be important (see skills section)
Additional desired skills include experience with the following:
•Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases.
•Experience building and optimizing ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets.
•Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
•Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets.
•Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.
•A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.
•Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores.
•Strong project management and organizational skills.
•Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.
•We are looking for a candidate with 5+ years of experience in a Data Engineer role, who has attained a Graduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or another quantitative field. They should also have experience using the following software/tools:
•Experience with big data tools: Spark, Kafka, etc.
•Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres
•Experience with data pipeline and workflow management tools: Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, etc.
•Experience with AWS cloud services: EC2, EMR, RDS, Redshift
•Experience with stream-processing systems: Storm, Spark-Streaming, etc.
•Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, etc.
It is a strong possibility for extension beyond the stated date above.