Azure Data Engineer

  • location: Grand Rapids, MI
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $62 - $75 per hour

job description

Azure Data Engineer

job summary:
We're looking for an experienced, passionate Azure Data Engineer to serve as a hands-on subject matter expert to a team building a brand new data warehouse and analytics solution in a fast paced-environment, high-criticality consumer facing environment. The ideal candidate has a deep understanding of all things data related on the Azure platform with the ability to collaborate with technical and business resources to design complex data engineering solutions in a modern cloud BI environment. In this role, you'll work with an architect and technical team to design and build data integration solutions using the latest tools and frameworks in Azure.

Skills and qualifications

  • Expert understanding of Data Engineering in an Azure Cloud environment including ETL/ELT, Data Quality, Big Data
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience building data management solutions on the Azureplatform with demonstrated experience in:

    -One or more of Cosmos DB, Data Lake Storage Gen2 or Azure Synapse (AzureData Warehouse)
  • Building data pipelines and ingesting data with at least two of the following:

    -Polybase, Azure Data Factory and Azure Data Bricks

    -Managing and monitoring data environments using Azure Monitor, Azure Data
  • Explorer and Azure Log Analytics
  • Effective at juggling multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable in a corporate environment
  • Excellent verbal, written, and visual communication
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and self-motivation
  • Ability to work effectively both individually and as part of a highly technical fast paced team
Nice to have:

  • Bachelors or advanced degree in Computer Science, or similar field
  • Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer Associate highly desired
  • Familiarity with Python, .NET or Powershell
  • Experience building data sources for Power BI, Excel, and Reporting Services dashboards and reports
location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
job type: Contract
salary: $62 - 75 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
  • Serve as the team's technical subject matter all things related to data engineering in aMicrosoft Azure Data environment
  • Work under the direction of the Azure architect to define technical approaches, requirements and designs of batch, streaming and other data processing workloads
  • Work with other Azure engineers to provision and implement Azure features required
  • Implement, and support key data pipelines and data assets that provide structured and timely access to the data.
  • Work with developers to build ETLs/ELTs to take data from various telemetry streamsand data sources to craft a unified data model for analytics and reporting.
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 3 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors
  • Microsoft Azure (Data Factory, Warehouse)
  • Data Engineering
  • Azure Data Warehouse
  • Azure Data
  • Azure Cloud

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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