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Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders to evaluate business requirements
  • Maintain a stable server with zero downtime
  • Build recyclable and scalable code libraries
  • Utilize a systematic approach to plan, create, and maintain data architectures
  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders to evaluate business requirements
  • Maintain a stable server with zero downtime
  • Build recyclable and scalable code libraries
  • Utilize a systematic approach to plan, create, and maintain data architectures
  • Analyze and organize raw data for prescriptive and predictive modeling
  • Build and maintain data systems and pipelines
  • Enhance data quality, reliability, and security
  • Plan and implement data storage solutions
  • Conduct complex data analysis and prepare reports
  • Develop analytical tools and programs to utilize data pipelines
  • Monitor business performance metrics and deliver actionable insights

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Data Science/Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of experience working as a data engineer or in a similar role
  • Experience with Serverless technologies like Azure Functions, AWS Lambda, etc.
  • Proficiency in programming languages like Python, Java, Scala, etc.
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Data Science/Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of experience working as a data engineer or in a similar role
  • Experience with Serverless technologies like Azure Functions, AWS Lambda, etc.
  • Proficiency in programming languages like Python, Java, Scala, etc.
  • Understanding of AI/ML algorithms and their implementation
  • Familiarity with stream processing tools like Spark structured streaming, Azure Stream Analytics, etc.
  • Understanding of big data tools like Hadoop and Spark
  • Previous experience with data pipelines/ETL pipelines
  • In-depth knowledge of APIs and client’s SDKs
  • Expertise in code versioning tools, like Git, Mercurial, or SVN
  • Understanding of SQL/NoSQL database systems
  • Fluent in English to communicate effectively
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4 hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Server-side experience with SASS and LESS
  • Strong grasp on CS fundamentals including data structures and algorithms, distributed systems, etc.
  • Experience with data warehousing solutions
  • Understanding of DevOps best practices and AWS infrastructure
  • Server-side experience with SASS and LESS
  • Strong grasp on CS fundamentals including data structures and algorithms, distributed systems, etc.
  • Experience with data warehousing solutions
  • Understanding of DevOps best practices and AWS infrastructure
  • Working knowledge of front-end technologies such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Familiarity with Agile Scrum methodologies
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills

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