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Data Engineer-Jr.

  • Location: City of Mediapolis, 50392
  • Salary: 48.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

Long term contract Opportunity!

Position:  Data Engineer
Location: Des Moines, IA 50392
Term: 6 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Conduct data engineering and analysis tasks to meet business requirements and maximize effectiveness
  • Develop understanding of technical aspects of data management functions including creating, loading, transforming, cleansing, processing, analyzing, and visualizing data
  • Work with teammates and business partners to build technical solutions that are reusable, scalable, fast, and maintainable through large datasets, both clean and un-clean
  • Focus on growing as an engineer
  • Learn existing tools, resources and processes
  • Work with multiple development technologies including: Python, Java, SQL and R
  • Be empowered to create data solutions and work with established and new technologies such as AWS cloud and Python

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 2+ years of object oriented software or data engineering experience (professional, academic, or community exposure)
  • Strong ETL technology experience
  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree with a preference in a science, technology, engineering, or math related field or equivalent work experience

Preferred Experience:
  • Ability to write SQL queries and interpret data models
  • Cloud experience (AWS)
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices such as CI/CD pipelines, test-driven development, etc.
  • Programming languages such as R, Java, Python
  • Experience working with Bitbucket, Git, Bamboo and testing/automation development
  • Agile exposure

If this sounds like the perfect fit,Apply Today!


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

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