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Data Engineer IV
Ref No.: 18-14012
Location: Virtual Location - Washington, Washington
Position: Data Engineer IV
Location: Virtual Location - Washington
Duration: 6+ Months (W2 ONLY)

Job Description:

****ADDITIONAL NOTES****
This resource will support new directives for the org, contributing to the Business Intelligence group. They will help build a prototyping systems and suite software solution.

Top 3 Skills:
a.) CLIENT technologies are a must have S3, Redshift, Dynamo DB/JSON
b.) Restful OData/APIs
c.) Automation and programming in python

Years of Experience:
• 5+ years

Daily tasks:
• Meet 3x a week in daily stand-up; 3 week sprints- assigned tasks per development cycle
• Check where things stand, barriers, what is needed to proceed?
• Manage work- investigate, troubleshoot, escalating issues as needed, feedback on architectural concerns
• Developing solutions using CLIENT pipelines
• Understand architectural decisions if called upon

Team Culture/Valued Principles:
• Ownership
• Delivers results
• Are right, A lot
• Dive deep
• Invent and simplify

Interview Schedule:
• 30 minute phone screen
• 2 hour IV loop in Seattle or via Video

Schedule:
• Flexible 40 hours
• Remote work is fine
• No OT- could extend beyond 6 months, conversion uncertain at this time.

Services to be performed:
We are seeking a contract-based data and/or system engineer who is experienced in translating technical requirements into detailed deliverables, understanding and driving action-oriented decisions from enterprise data sources, and coding/scripting automation solutions for enterprise data structures and processes.
This contractor will work under the direction of a lead Data Engineer for a six-month engagement to assist with the development and support of critical programs and projects.
Our ideal candidate has a combination of strong technical skills, analytical capabilities, business insight, and good verbal and written communication skills as well as excellent troubleshooting capabilities, and a solid understanding of structured and unstructured data.

Key Responsibilities include:
• Creation and management of scripted automation solutions using CLIENT technologies.
• Prioritize and deliver on ad hoc data automation projects.
• Troubleshoot and support new and existing coding solutions on Development, Beta and Production platforms.
• Collect, analyze and present actionable data insights to drive operational support and logistics decisions.

Required skills:
• 5+ years of experience managing data at internet scale
• Experience working with RESTful/OData API services.
• Ability to Program/Automation Tasks with Python (preferred) or similar.
• Working knowledge of the Simple File Transfer Protocol.
• RDBMS Administration & SQL Querying Experience.
o Redshift experience a plus.
• Experience with AWS Technologies
o S3, Redshift, DynamoDB/JSON
• Experience in Data Warehouse concepts, ETL and Business Intelligence application development
• Understand business processes, logical data models and relational database implementations for data analysis
• Expert knowledge in SQL and optimization of complex queries
• Highly motivated, self-driven, capable of defining own design and test scenarios

Preferred skills:
AWS Technologies, Python, Redshift, S3, RESTful API services, Dynamo DB, JSON