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Data Engineer

  • Location: Deerfield Beach, 33442
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

Position: Data Engineer
Location: 100% Remote
Term: Direct-Hire 

The Data Platform Engineer is responsible for implementation, designing, developing, debugging, integrating, transforming, consolidating, and troubleshooting structured and unstructured data systems for analytic and relational solutions. They will assist stakeholders, and team members to understand data through exploration, and strategy. Their main responsibilities include building out data processing pipelines, administering, managing, and building out structural and nonstructural Azure data platform solutions, applying and implementing secure data principles and patterns, creating advanced and optimized queries.  They will work on many platforms such as Azure SQL, Mongo, Cosmos DB, Azure Data Factory, Azure Synapse, and Amazon RDS. This role will work closely with Solution Architects, Software Engineers, DevOps Engineers, QA Engineers, Project Managers, Information Security Engineers, and Delivery Managers.

Tech Breakdown (Coding and Collaboration)
  • 30% Data Exploration and Design (Security, Research, Quality, Performance, Design)
  • 30% Data Pipeline Development (Secure Development, Implementation, Unit Testing)
  • 20% Azure Data Management (Provisioning, Authentication, Authorization, Monitoring)
  • 20% Software Deployment (DevSecOps, Release management)
Job Requirements
  • Must be a team player with get it done attitude
  • Eager to share knowledge with teammates in all forums and eager to learn from them
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science/engineering or related technical field or equivalent experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) including Continuous Integration Continuous Development (CI/CD) models.
  • Strong knowledge of Data Structures and Algorithms.
  • 8+ years of Software development with relational databases. Preferably .Net - C# - SQL
  • Demonstrable debugging skills in MS SQL desired.
  • Demonstrable experience with Relational and Non-relational databases.
  • Demonstrable experience building data pipelines, transformations, analytical environments
  • Demonstrable experience with Azure Data Platform (Synapse, SQL, Cosmos DB, Databricks, Machine Learning workspace)
  • Collaborate with Product Managers, Solution Architects, DevOps and Information Security teams to understand data requirements for software development in an Agile environment
  • Compose and maintain detailed design specifications and component documents.
  • Design alongside a team of engineers focusing on 'data first' thinking while incorporating different end user experiences.
  • Embrace and follow best practices and coding standards (e.g., code reviews, logging and instrumentation, static/dynamic code analysis, code coverage, unit, integration tests).
  • Strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems, and processes
Nice to have skills:
  • Informatica IICS
  • Informatica Power Center
  • Azure Databricks
  • Big Data concepts
  • Data Lake concept
  • Machine Learning concepts
Nice to have 1 or more certifications:
  • Azure Data Engineer Associate
  • Azure Cosmos DB Specialty
  • Azure Administrator Associate
  • Azure Data Scientist Associate
  • Azure DevOps Engineer Expert

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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