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Data Engineer (BH6) (TF3) in Columbus, OH at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 1/11/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 49385

Data Engineer. We have two contract openings in Columbus, Ohio for Data Engineers who will be responsible for building distributed, scalable, and reliable data pipelines that ingest and process data at scale and in real-time. The role is required to create metrics and apply business logic using Spark, Scala, R, Python, and/or Java.

Additional Responsibilities:     

  • Model, design, develop, code, test, debug, document and deploy application to production through standard processes                      
  • Harmonize, transform, and move data from a raw format to consumable, curated views                      
  • Analyze, design, develop, and test applications           
  • Contribute to the maturation of Data Engineering practices, which may include providing training and mentoring to others

Must Have Skills:

  • Strong hands-on experience in Spark, Scala, R, Python, and/or Java
  • Programming experience with the Hadoop ecosystem of applications and functional understanding of distributed data processing systems architecture (Data Lake / Big Data / Hadoop / Spark / HIVE, etc).

Soft Skills:

  • Written: Must be able to convey key messages in technical terms and business terms.  Must be able to create technical documentation, such as specifications, design documents, and testing documents.
  • Verbal: Ability to collaborate and communication with a wide range of partners, including IT and business, across all levels of the organization.  Must actively manage expectations with stakeholders.

Nice to Have:               

  • Amazon Big Data ecosystem (EMR, Kinesis, Aurora) experience is a plus
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Programming, Management Information Systems, or related field
  • Insurance industry experience is a plus

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