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Data Discovery (BigID) Engineer

  • Location: Fort Worth, 76155
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long term contract engagements.

Position: Data Discovery (BigID) Engineer
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Term: 7 months


The Data Discovery (BigID) engineer will work as part of the Asset Discovery team to roll out BigID. This individual will work with Data Discovery analysts and enterprise platform teams to scan enterprise structured and unstructured data sources, assess data classification, and collaborate with the Data Governance team.

Required experience/knowledge:
* Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
* 3 years of experience as a systems or infrastructure engineer
* Basic database knowledge in Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle Database, PostgreSQL, MySQL/MariaDB, MongoDB, IBM DB2, etc.
* Knowledge of programming and scripting, including Unix shells, Python, PowerShell etc.
* Basic knowledge of data management disciplines such as data discovery, data governance, data classification and data privacy is a plus
* Ability to engage with multi-discipline internal teams to ensure smooth rollout of data protection solutions and successful integration with application teams
* Ability to interact with other enterprise teams, data analysts and data governance teams for cross functional efforts
* Ability to effectively communicate progress, escalations, and issue analysis to key stakeholders

Preferred experience/knowledge:
* Knowledge of data discovery/governance technologies such as BigID, Informatica etc
* Experience in onboarding different types of data sources in large scale enterprise environment
* Experience in assessing data classification across structured and unstructured data repositories
* Good knowledge of network and troubleshooting skills
* Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, and Azure technologies
* Experience in onboarding different types of data sources in large scale enterprise environment
* Proficiency in Agile project management methodology

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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