Sr. Data Engineer
Houston, Texas, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: I.T. & Communications
Do you want your Data Engineering skills to have an impact on Healthcare around the globe? Do you want to work for a company where technology and data science drive the products, revenue and impact? We are looking for a Big Data Engineer for a Perm role with our South Houston client. Their Global Biometrics team of technologists and academics looks beyond traditional finance to understand the bigger picture and develop creative solutions to support their clients.
You will be responsible for expanding and optimizing the data architecture to a cloud-based distributed system environment. You will be part of an extended governance team that builds the next generation Real-Time Analytics platform. This is a hands-on technical role, implementing and supporting real-time data / analytics platforms, helping our internal and external customers to build robust, scalable solutions.
What you will do:
Architect optimal data pipeline framework to automate and optimize high-volume real-
time data flow and collection to our cloud platform
Design, build, and maintain infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation,
and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources
Develop industry-accepted data architecture principles, standards, guidelines, data
privacy and security policies that are compliant with HIPAA and other standards such as
Interface closely with Data Science team to create data tools for analytics that assists
various functions in the organization
Play an active role in conceptual and architectural integrity of the overall data
Provide ongoing support, monitoring and maintenance of deployed services and help
drive technology as the company grows
Support the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products
Senior level experience with big data tools such as Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc.
Experience with cloud computing such as AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.
Experience with cloud-based Data Lake provided by Azure, AWS and others
Advanced working knowledge of relational and non-relational database management
Experience with scripting languages such as C++, Java, Python, PHP, etc.
Experience having data comply with external standards like HIPAA or GDPR
Experience building data warehouses
Experience in data warehouse modeling
Experience in working with real-time streaming applications
Experience optimizing Storage and Data Accessibility
Exceptional troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Demonstrated the ability to work effectively across various internal organizations
Why you want to take this job:
Great growth opportunity
Working on very high-profile projects for a global company
You have a lot of control and input on the solutions
The client's products and services make profound differences in people's lives
Very good working environment
Working with cutting edge technology
This role is open to all candidates not requiring Sponsorship now or in the future, as our employer cannot offer sponsorship at this time.- provided by Dice