Job Description

Senior Data Engineer

Location:

BostonMassachusetts

Date Posted:

7/9/2024

Employment Type:

Consulting

Recruiter:

Clayton Minnich

Recruiter Email:

clayton.minnich@avidtr.com

Job ID:

JN -072024-16005

Job Description

Role: Senior Data Engineer, Temporary

We are seeking a Senior Data Engineer to play a pivotal role in our ongoing data platform modernization efforts. This position will be instrumental in:

Responsibilities:
  • Data Platform Modernization: Enhance and manage our current data platforms, exploring new technologies and cloud solutions to improve scalability, accessibility, and security.
  • Process Optimization: Establish and refine standards for data governance, integration, quality management, and lifecycle management to ensure data consistency and reliability.
  • Collaboration: Act as a key liaison for the Data Services Team, working closely with IT teams, business units, and senior management to drive a culture of data-driven decision-making.
Key Duties:
  • Manage and enhance data platforms, focusing on scalability and security enhancements.
  • Establish and optimize procedures for data governance and lifecycle management.
  • Collaborate across departments to promote data-driven initiatives aligned with organizational goals.
  • Monitor and optimize data platform performance, primarily using Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Utilize SSIS and other tools for data integration and automation.
Requirements:
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft SQL Server, including SSMS and Visual Studio Data Tools.
  • Advanced skills in T-SQL development, troubleshooting, and optimization.
  • Experience with SSIS and preferably Azure Data Factory.
  • Familiarity with Azure cloud platforms and related tools.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages like PowerShell and C#.
  • Experience in data warehousing and familiarity with Agile methodologies.
  • Ability to work independently with a strong interest in database technologies and analytics.
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Git for source control.
  • Familiarity with API integration and handling JSON/XML data.
  • Basic knowledge of Python and Linux.
  • Previous exposure to legal firm databases and SQL monitoring tools.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • Proven experience in data engineering roles, preferably in complex environments.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
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