Cloud Data Engineer in Portland, OR

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Slalom Consulting   •  

Portland, OR 97201

Industry: Business Services

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

The Data & Analytics team at Slalom is a full-service data practice with competencies across information strategy, modern data architecture, data visualization, and data science. We are seeking a Cloud Data Engineer to join our Portland team who is passionate about developing innovative solutions to help organizations drive strategic business outcomes and enable data-driven insights. You are a cloud domain expert responsible for client delivery, complex solutioning and knowledge management. Slalom is proud to be a Premier AWS Partner, Microsoft Gold Partner, and Google Premier Partner.

Responsibilities

• Work as part of a team to develop Cloud Data and Analytics solutions.

• Participate in development of cloud data warehouses and business intelligence solutions.

• Data wrangling of heterogeneous data and explore and discover new insights.

• Gain hands-on experience with new data platforms and programming languages (e.g. Python, Hive, Spark).

• Deliver on the technical scope of projects & demonstrate thought leadership at clients as well as internally at Slalom.

• Gather technical requirements, assess client capabilities and analyze findings to provide appropriate cloud solution recommendations and adoption strategy.

• Research, analyze, recommend and select technical approaches for solving challenging and complex development and integration problems.

• Assist in designing multi-phased cloud data strategies, including designing multi-phased implementation roadmaps.

• Analyze, architect, design, and actively develop cloud data warehouse, data lakes, and other cloud-based data solutions.

• Design and develop scalable data ingestion frameworks to transform variety of data sets.

• Serve as a subject matter expert in a cloud platform for larger the Slalom practice and contribute back to community.

Experience

• 4+ years of data engineering and/or data warehousing experience.

• 2+ years of deep experience building cloud data solutions (Azure, AWS, GCP, Snowflake).

• Experience migrating from an on-prem data to cloud data platform.

• Deep experience with designing and deploying end to end solutions with a cloud platform's analytic services including storage, permissions, private cloud, database services, virtual machines, and parallel processing technologies.

• Experience with big data application development and/or with cloud data warehousing (e.g. Hadoop, Spark, Redshift, Snowflake, Azure SQL DW, BigQuery).

• Working knowledge of agile development including DevOps concepts.

• Experience with cloud SDKs and programmatic access services.

• Proficient in a relevant programming language for cloud platform (e.g. Python, Java, C#, Unix).

• Proficient in SQL.

• Working experience with version control platforms e.g. Git.

• Strong communication skills.

Preferred

• One or more cloud certifications.

• Consulting experience.

• Expert programming skills in Python and a software development background.

• Experience writing "infrastructure as code" deployments e.g. ARM, CloudFormation, Terraform.

• Understanding of cloud strategies and best practices expanding into cloud networking, cloud security, encryption, private cloud configuration, and overall cloud governance approaches.

• Strong background in data warehousing concepts, ETL development, data modeling, metadata management, and data quality.


Valid Through: 2019-10-17