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Data Engineer-Mid-Level

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

Posted 21 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!
Position: Data Engineer-Mid-Level
Location: Des Moines, IA 50392
Term: 6 months
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.
  • Works directly or in support of data science/analytics to design, develop, test and integrate data from various sources into large-scale processing systems and databases to use in providing insights that solve business needs.
  • Growing expertise in at least one large area of the code base/solution with a high-level understanding of other components.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor's degree plus 4-6 years related work experience or a Master's in a related field.
  • Ability to work directly with data and data stores through programming language such as SQL, Python, Java, etc.
  • Experience with a variety of data modeling techniques and data structures.
  • Ability to optimize data for analytics and data science.
  • Experience building/operating systems for data extraction, ingestion and processing of large data sets.
  • Knowledge and direct experience using business intelligence reporting tools.
  • Experience building data products incrementally and integrating and managing datasets from multiple sources.
  • Basic planning, organizational, problem-solving, analytical, decision-making and communication skills required.
  • Excellent time management skills preferred. Ability to collaborate with others.
  • Able to effectively communicate strategies and designs to all levels of the company.
  • Able to maintain a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality.
Even better if you have:
  • Proven experience as an IT professional Knowledge of financial services products and processes.
  • Basic leadership skills.


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

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