PDS Tech Inc Data Engineer II, AWS Cloud in Saint Louis, Missouri
Data Engineer II, AWS Cloud
Location: Saint Louis, MO (Downtown).
Hours: 8 to 5 (M-F).
Salary: $90K - $115K
Benefits: Generous paid time off, Tuition & Training assistance/reimbursement, 401(k) match & Annuity/Pension fund, Top-notch health care benefits, Child and family care leave, Professional development opportunities.
Summary: Our client is looking for a Data Engineer for a cutting-edge cloud-based big data analytics platform. You will report to a manager and be a part of an agile cloud engineering team responsible for developing complex cloud native data processing capabilities as part of an AWS-based data analytics platform. You also will work with data scientists, as users of the platform, to analyze and visualize data and develop machine learning/AI models.
Develop, enhance, and troubleshoot complex data engineering and data integration capabilities using python, R, lambda, Glue, Redshift, EMR, SAS, Sagemaker and related AWS data processing services.
Collaborate with other software developers, database architects, data analysts and data scientists on projects to ensure data delivery and align data processing architecture and services across multiple ongoing projects.
Perform other team contribution tasks such as peer code reviews, database defect support, and occasional backup production support.
Work with the DevOps team to build and release software, ensuring the process follows appropriate change management guidelines.
Bachelor's degree with a major or specialized courses in Information Technology or commensurate experience
3+ years related experience with a combination of the following:
Experience designing and building data processing pipelines and streaming.
Experience with big data and common tools (Hadoop, Spark, etc.).
Experience with relational SQL databases, especially PostgreSQL.
Experience with UNIX / Linux operating systems is preferred.
Experience with IAC tools like Terraform, Ansible, CDK is preferred.
Experience with AWS cloud services: EC2, S3, RDS, Redshift, Glue, Lambda, Step Functions.
Candidates with less experience may be considered at a lower pay grade and salary range.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.