Database Engineer/ AWS Big Data in Miami, FL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

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Database Engineer/ AWS Big Data Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Database Engineer/ AWS Big Data for an opportunity with a client in Miami, FL.
The Database Engineer provides cloud consulting to all industries within the company. Client is looking for a motivated data engineer who is passionate about building at scale on Amazon Web Services (AWS), who thrives at simplifying hard problems and can articulate the solution to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build end-to-end big data pipelines on AWS,
  • Ingestion/replication from traditional on-prem RDBMS (e.g. Oracle, MS SQL Server, IBM DB2, MySQL, Postgres) to AWS
  • Streaming ingestion with Kinesis Streams, Kinesis Firehose, and Kinesis Analytics
  • Change Data Capture (CDC) logic and partitioning
  • ETL and Analytics with AWS Glue, Glue Streaming, EMR, Spark, Presto, Athena, Flink, Python, PySpark
  • Refactoring of existing RDBMS scripts (e.g. PL/SQL. T-SQL, PL/pgSQL) to PySpark jobs
  • Buildout of data warehouse and published data sets using RedShift, Aurora, RDS, ElasticSearch
  • Python scripting with AWS Lambda

Must Haves:

  • 3+ years of experience in software development with Python
  • 2+ years of development experience with Spark/PySpark, Pandas
  • 3+ years of database development experience with RDBMS, including development of stored procedures
  • 2+ years of ETL development experience
  • 2+ years of hands-on data engineering on AWS, including S3, Kinesis, Glue, Athena, RDS/Aurora, or RedShift
  • AWS Solutions Architect Professional and Data Analytics Specialty (formerly Big Data Specialty) Certifications are a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college in Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Be Passionate & Have Fun.
  • Honor Achievement & Excellence
  • Obsess on Customer Success
  • Communicate Openly & Honestly
  • Work Hard & Be Accountable
  • Respect & Support Each Other

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 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 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 Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.