Data Engineer in Miami, FL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 7/30/2019

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Job Description

Data Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Data Engineer to work on a contract position with one of our clients located in Miami, FL. The Data Engineer will be joining a growing team of data experts responsible for expanding and optimizing our client's databases and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams. The ideal candidate will have experience working with SQL Server databases, building data pipelines and data wrangling. Our client is seeking someone who enjoys optimizing data systems and building them from the ground up. This position will require knowledge of ETL process and reporting.

Responsibilities:

  • Work on SQL Server Cloud Migration to Azure
  • Broaden the team's focus towards Data Orchestration of all internal data-centric architecture (NIFI, ELK, Akamai Datastreams)
  • Data Retention Management
  • Lead the efforts on building a strong database Disaster Recovery policy
  • Enhance the current Database Processes
  • Gitlab/Documentation/Design and Documentation
  • Lead next generation features/enhancements in the platform
  • Work with other teams to develop and implement new data related processes
  • Work to ensure data orchestration stability across multiple environments
  • Work with data moving between multiple systems to ensure data is delivered correctly and timely
  • Monitoring SQL Server and other data repositories and processes to ensure availability and peak performance requirements are maintained
  • Improving on current processes to enhance productivity and company offerings

Qualifications:

  • 6-10 year experience
  • Strong understanding of data and relationships. Strong data analysis skills
  • Knowledge of SQL Server and TSQL
  • Experience working with Cloud technologies including Azure and AWS
  • Working knowledge of ETL processes and tools such as Nifi and SSIS
  • Experience with reporting tools such as SSRS or Tableau
  • Experience with NoSQL databases such as Redis
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana
  • Experience with Powershell or Python
  • Strong desire to learn and work with new technologies as they are implemented
  • Must be able to work successfully as part of a team and autonomously
  • Must be very detail oriented
  • Strong background with Cloud technologies including Azure and AWS
  • Working knowledge of ETL processes and tools such as Nifi and SSIS
  • Experience with NoSQL databases such as Redis
  • Must have one of the following: Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana
  • Experience with Powershell or Python

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Java or C++
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Jira
  • Experience with Akamai and/or Kafka

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 16th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 27 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.