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Senior Data Engineer

Company: Cervello
Location: Boston
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:


You have experience with client projects and in handling vast amounts of data - working on database design and development, data integration and ingestion, designing ETL architectures using a variety of ETL tools and techniques. You are someone with a drive to implement the best possible solutions for clients and work closely with a highly skilled Data Science team. Lead on projects from a data engineering perspective, working with our clients to model their data landscape, obtain data extracts and define secure data exchange approaches
Plan and execute secure, good practice data integration strategies and approaches
Acquire, ingest, and process data from multiple sources and systems into Big Data platforms
Create and manage data environments in the Cloud
Collaborate with our data scientists to map data fields to hypotheses and curate, wrangle, and prepare data for use in their advanced analytical models
Have a strong understanding of Information Security principles to ensure compliant handling and management of client data
This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved in end-to-end data management for cutting edge Advanced Analytics and Data Science

Commercial experience leading on client-facing projects, including working in close-knit teams
5+ years of experience and interest in Big Data technologies (Hadoop / Spark / NoSQL DBs)
5+ years of experience working on projects within the cloud ideally AWS or Azure
5+ years of experience working with streaming architectures and patterns like Kafka, Kinesis, Flink, or Confluent
Experience with open source tools like Apache Airflow and Griffin
Experience with DevOps and DataOps patterns and tools like Jenkins, Kubernetes, Docker, and Terraform
Data Warehousing experience with cloud products like Snowflake, Azure DW, or Redshift
Experience building operational ETL data pipelines across a number of sources, and constructing relational and dimensional data models
Experience with one or more ETL/ELT tools like Talend, Matillion, FiveTran, or Alooma
Experience building automated data quality and testing into data pipelines
Experience with AI, NLP, Machine Learning, etc. is a plus
Strong development background with experience in at least two scripting, object oriented or functional programming language, etc. SQL, Python, Java, Scala, C#, R
Experience working on lively projects and a consulting setting, often working on different and multiple projects at the same time
Excellent interpersonal skills when interacting with clients in a clear, timely, and professional manner.
A deep personal motivation to always produce outstanding work for your clients and colleagues
Excel in team collaboration and working with others from diverse skill-sets and backgrounds


We are Cervello. We believe in the power of connected data. We are laser focused on helping organizations harness the interconnectedness of digital, data and decision-making. We are problem solvers and builders focused on helping our clients win with data. Our culture is cool and innovative. Our environment is casual and conducive to collaboration and problem solving. We take our work seriously but not ourselves. It's the perfect balance of freedom and accountability. If you want to be part of something great - join us!

Equal Employment Opportunity and Nondiscrimination

Cervello prides itself on providing a culture that allows employees to bring their best selves to work every day. Our people can feel comfortable, confident, and joyful to do great things for our firm, our teams, and our clients. Cervello aims to build diverse capabilities to help our clients solve their most mission critical problems. Cervello is committed to building a diverse, unbiased and inclusive workforce. Cervello is an equal opportunity employer; we recruit, hire, train, promote, develop, and provide other conditions of employment without regard to a person's gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy status, veteran status, genetic information or any other differences consistent with applicable laws. This includes providing reasonable accommodation for disabilities, or religious beliefs and practices. Members of communities historically underrepresented in analytics and consulting are encouraged to apply.

Revised 6/20/2021

Keywords: Cervello, Boston , Senior Data Engineer, Engineering , Boston, Massachusetts

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