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Data Engineer

Category: Development/Engineering

City: Owings Mills, Maryland, United States

Position ID: J0719-1096

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

The Data Engineer is an accomplished technical leader, proactive customer-focused advocate, a team player with substantial software engineering experience, preferably with some experience within the healthcare industry. The Data Engineer must have hands-on experience with enterprise level software development, integration and implementation with big data. The ideal candidate will have an advanced understanding of Java, data ingestion, data discovery & analysis, data cleansing, data transformation, data visualization, and SQL/data modeling.

The ideal candidate will provide technical design, prototype development, and support to program management in the initiation, design, development, implementation, maintenance and management of EQRS data lake. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to evaluate cutting edge technologies and overcome technical challenges in a fast paced environment. The Data Engineer will play a key role of migrating three enterprise applications into a consolidated application which leverages DevOps, cloud computing, and data lake / big data technologies.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

• Design, develop, implement, and maintain code, information architecture, and conceptual models to support data processing, and flows thru data lake

o Landing Zone - data ingestion of raw data or capture of streaming data

o Discovery Zone – evaluate data quality, transform raw data, and cleanse data

o Enterprise Zone – transform into data model for external consumption by reporting & self-service BI

• Develop data and metadata policies and procedures

• Recommend, design, implement and maintain the various file formats (e.g. XML/XSD, SequenceFiles, Avro files, or Parquet files) for information interchange between application, external systems, and/or data lake.

• Review and evaluate database performance, risk and financial analysis feasibility studies

• Investigate and repair application defects regardless of component, including platform, business logic, data process logic, or database (SQL and data modeling).

• All other duties as assigned or directed

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Bachelor's of Science (or higher) in computer science or related field

• 5+ years of systems/application analysis & design experience

• 3+ years of data modeling & database administrator experience

• 3+ years of experience in designing, building, and using a big data distribution, preferably Cloudera (Hortonworks, or MapR), for

o data ingestion, cleansing, and transformation (e.g. Talend, Scoop)

o data discovery & analysis using querying tools (e.g. Impala, Hive)

o data storage using distributed databases (HBASE, Kudu)

o data streaming (e.g. Kafka, Apache Spark)

o data visualization (e.g. Tableau, Birst, Qlik)

o processing monitoring (e.g. Cloudera manager, Hue)

• Demonstrable knowledge with Java, Java map reduce, Apache spark, distributed file systems (HDFS), and concurrent programming

o Spring Framework (XD, Boot, Cloud, Security) experience desirable

• Experience with cluster management technologies such as YARN, Mesos, Kubernetes

• Excellent knowledge of relational databases (PostgreSQL), SQL and ORM technologies

• Preferred experience with ATTD and associated technologies (Fitnesse, DBSlim, Junit)

• Preferred experience with delivering code using Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) best practices and DevOps (Jenkins Pipelines, Docker, Groovy, Ansible)


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