Sr Big Data Engineer

Minority Executive Search  •  Seattle, WA and Portland, OR

5 - 7 years experience  • 

$100K - $130K
Posted on 06/21/18 by Darion Burks
Minority Executive Search
Seattle, WA
5 - 7 years experience
$100K - $130K
Posted on 06/21/18 Darion Burks

Senior Data Engineer

Needed ASAP!

Location: Portland, Oregon (Relocation Asst. Avail)

Your Role on the Team:

Design and implement product features in collaboration with product owners, reportdevelopers, product analysts, and business partners within an Agile / Scrum methodology

Provide engineering on modern data processing technology stack including Spark, EMR, Airflow, Python and Snowflake within AWS

Contribute to overall architecture, framework, and design patterns to store and process high data volumes

Support the culture of team empowerment and engagement through successful self-management. Own your workload and contributions to the team

Proactively support product health by building solutions that are automated, scalable, and sustainable? be relentlessly focused on minimizing defects and technical debt

Build continuous integration and test-driven development environment

Mentor and guide other software engineers within the team including review code and provide feedback relative to best practices and improving performance


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other relevant subject area

2 years' additional relevant experience in lieu of a degree

5+ years of experience with large-scale data engineering with emphasis on data analytics and reporting

Strong experience with SQL and Relational database engineering (Oracle, SQL Server, Teradata)? expert-level SQL abilities

3+ years of experience developing in the Hadoop ecosystem, leveraging tools such as Pig, Hive, Sqoop, Spark and others

Good understanding of file formats including JSON, Parquet, and Avro

Experience developing solutions in Snowflake

Experience developing with the AWS EMR managed service

Experience developing with scriptinglanguages such as Shell and Python

Experience with agile delivery methodologies in a fast-paced complex environment ? Scrum, SAFe, Extreme Programming

Strong ability to multi-task and balance multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment

Bachelor's degree in Business, Information Technology or related field

Solid interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)

Continuous Learner

Must be US Citizen or Green Card Holder.


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