Data Engineer (Remote)

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Posted 3 days ago United States Salary undisclosed
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Job Description

An education services organization in Virginia is currently seeking a new Data Engineer for a promising opportunity with their growing staff. In this role, the Data Engineer will be responsible for analyzing and organizing raw data from various data sources to transform raw data into business information, to develop backend ETL processes and to maintain the data model for the data warehouse.

Responsibilities:

The Data Engineer will:
  • Perform data modeling to design relational and NoSQL/document databases
  • Design, implement, automate, and maintain ETL processes
  • Perform data extraction from various sources
  • Perform data transformation and load data to data warehouse
  • Perform data modeling to design relational and NoSQL/document databases
  • Work with various services from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure to build, host and maintain data extraction, transformation and loading functions to data warehouse.
  • Manage and maintain data warehouse
  • Implement and manage best practices for maintaining source code repositories and branching/merging strategies with Git for multiple code bases and applications
  • Analyze and resolve technical and application problems
  • Provide analysis and troubleshooting for production issues & code deployment activity
  • Perform other duties, as needed

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of Relational Database SQL Development experience (T-SQL, PLSQL, and/or SQL scripts, views, packages, etc.)
  • 3+ years of experience with Public Cloud (AWS or Microsoft Azure)
  • 3+ years of experience in Software Development, including Python and Java
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Electronics Engineering, Information Systems, Systems Engineering, or equivalent degree
  • Experience in Data Warehousing
  • In-depth knowledge in developing and designing Databases and Data Models
  • In-depth knowledge in ETL/ELT Development
  • Experience with AWS and Azure services (i.e., S3, Lambda, Power App, etc.)
  • Experience in NoSQL database (MongoDB)
  • Solid problem solving and time management skills
  • Great interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized

Desired Skills:

  • Experience in Data Analytics platforms (e.g. Microsoft Power BI)
  • Experience with AWS Redshift or Azure Synapse Analytics