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Data Engineering and Architecture Principal

  • Location: Raleigh, 27616
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 2 months ago

Our client a leading company in the energy sector is looking for a Sr. Data Engineer/Architect.  This is part of a new, small and growing team.  The role will be THE person who will have the opportunity to design and build all new data pipelines, data structures, ETL processes, etc migrating the entirety of their data environment to the Azure cloud.  As they do, they are looking at this as an opportunity to redesign and completely modernize it in its entirety!  The company has been growing, but is highly stable and also includes a pension plan in addition to other highly robust benefits offerings.


The role will have a heavy emphasis on Python experience for the engineering work, but it is a small an collaborative team, so some knowledge of Power BI and DataBricks for analytics and reporting will be important.

Location:  Raleigh, NC (hybrid onsite and remote)

What the successful candidate will bring to the role:

  • Extensive experience with design and engineering of new data pipelines, data sets, ODS, data lakes and other related data structures
  • Strong knowledge and experience with ETL processes, including design and development work
  • Experience with cloud based data environments.  They will be in Azure, so this is highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of Power BI, preferred experience with some reporting
  • Experience working with a highly collaborative team
  • Experience with some of the following additional technologies:
    • Spark
    • DataBricks
    • Azure data services
    • Power BI
    • Snowflake

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

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