Sr. AWS Technical Analyst

Confidential Company  •  Mountain View, CA

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/17/18 by Cynet Sytems
Confidential Company
Mountain View, CA
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/17/18 Cynet Sytems

We are looking for Sr. AWS Technical Analyst for our client in Mountain View, CA

Job Title: Sr. AWS Technical Analyst

Job Location: Mountain View, CA

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain existing ingestion & processing pipelines that processes raw data into shareable data layers for wider analyst consumption
  • Work with analysts and our larger data engineering group to ensure smooth migration of data, analytics tools and our jobs and scripts to AWS
  • Design and build automated code development & deployment systems that simplify analyst work and make our work more consistent and predictable. Eg: Maintaining GitHub and using Jenkins for automate code deployment in AWS
  • Analyze data-related systems integration opportunities and challenges, validating data models from a data integration perspective for current projects as well as other impacted projects and drive quality improvements
  • Help Proof-of-Concept tools & technologies that can ease analyst work
  • Train/guide larger analytics community about best practices, usage of tools & technologies
  • Communicate progress frequently; Escalate critical issues that block progress and resolve in a timely manner


  • Experienceworking with AWS platform and tools like EMR, S3, Data Pipelines etc.
  • Advanced knowledge of SQL, Python or otherscriptinglanguages, Shell scripting
  • Knowledge of Big Data and related technologies: HDFS, Hive etc. (Spark, Presto etc. would be awesome!)
  • Understanding of Big Data tech stack and architecture
  • Great product/project management skills
  • Great communication skills ? both at technical level, as well as to leadership
  • Have the right attitude to get things done
  • Have strong communication and negotiation skills

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