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Data Engineer - REMOTE

  • Location: Naperville, 60563
  • Salary: 110000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago

MATRIX has partnered with a premier client to fill a full time employee position where you can work 100% REMOTELY.  This is a great opportunity to expand your career and work with a well known company and look towards career growth.

Are you a Data Engineer?  Do you get excited to build pipelines within AWS and design Data Warehouse solutions?  Are you extremely strong with SQL and have Python coding experience ?  Are you extremely collaborative and enjoy working with your teammates to impact positive change?  Are you looking for your next long term career opportunity? This position may be for you!!!


Title:  Data Engineer

Primary Responsibilities:

The Data Engineer will assist in the design and implementation of a modern cloud data architecture that will enable the client to continue pushing the limits in the advanced analytics space. This role will work in close conjunction with the Data Science and Enterprise Data teams while also closely collaborating with other departments in the organization to construct scalable solutions that leverage both internal and external data sources. This person will possess a wide range of skills such as; creating reliable pipelines, sources and integrates the data, design and build optimized data delivery solutions. We are looking for an experienced data professional who will integrate traditional and emerging technologies to unlock greater efficiency and scalability of the data.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop, construct, test and maintain optimal data pipeline/ETL architectures
  • Work closely within the team to prepare data for predictive and prescriptive modeling
  • Optimize AWS data delivery infrastructure for greater scalability
  • Utilize SQL as well as big data tools and frameworks to optimize data acquisition and preparation from enterprise data lake and data warehouse
  • Work with Enterprise Cloud Architecture teams to strive for greater functionality in our data systems
  • Develop architecture required to return data to data warehouse for front-end product utilization
  • Curate data models in the data warehouse to be used by front-end advanced analytics designers
  • Provide production level code reviews for the team
  • Help design, maintain and implement quality assurance and testing approaches
  • Deploy scripts and architectures to production via Jenkins

Minimum Requirements, Qualifications, Additional Skills, Aptitude:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, Management Information Systems or related field
  • 2-4 years of career experience building data pipelines within the AWS ecosystem in corporate setting
  • Experience implementing AWS architecture using Serverless Framework (Athena, Lambda, Glu, and Sagemaker)
  • 2-4 years of experience designing and implementing data warehouse solutions (ETL agnostic)
  • Data cleansing, data normalization
  • Advanced SQL and data design concepts (Postgres SQL is a plus)
  • Proficient programing experience using Python, R or similar language with experience building production level code
  • Proficient working with Jenkins and deploying to production via Jenkin’s jobs
  • Desire to stay up to date with current technologies and best practices for data management and cloud architecture
  • Drive innovation and efficiency through new approaches
  • Ability to work in a team environment that promotes collaboration
  • Experience utilizing big data tools such as PySpark, Scala or others - pluses

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

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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