This is a 6+ month contract role located in Los Angeles, CA.
The Data Engineer will help build an Amazon S3 data lake and implement the automation of ETL processes using tools such as Redshift, Spectrum, Glue, Matillion, Athena, Kinesis, EMR, and Spark.
- Architect and build a data lake using Amazon S3
- Implement ETL/ELT processes using Kinesis, Glue, Matillion, Redshift, and Spark
- Support analytical functions by creating and maintaining Redshift and Spectrum tables
- Monitoring performance and advising any necessary infrastructure changes
- Collaborate with team members to help shape requirements
- 3+ years working in big data environment on cloud as an analyst or engineer
- Expert SQL skills
- Experience with AWS services (S3, Redshift, Spectrum, Glue, Athena, Kinesis, EMR)
- Experience with Cloud-based ETL tools (Matillion, Fivetran)
- Experience with Python and Spark (PySpark or Scala)
- Experience using Git for version control.
- Bachelor’s degree with a major in quantitative discipline (Math, Statistics, Finance, Economics, Computer Science, Engineering)
- Detail-oriented and exceptional organizational skills
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact at all levels of the organization
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