Job Description

Job ID 471
Title Senior Big Data Engineer
Job Type Fulltime/Contract
Posted On January 28, 2020
Location Toronto, ON
Experience Not Applicable
Positions 10
Description

  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases.

  • Experience building and optimizing ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets.

  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.

  • Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets.

  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.

  • A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.

  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores.

  • Strong project management and organizational skills.

  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.

  • We are looking for a candidate with 5+ years of experience in a Data Engineer role, who has attained a Graduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or another quantitative field. They should also have experience using the following software/tools:


    • Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc.

    • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres and Cassandra.

    • Experience with data pipeline and workflow management tools: Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, etc.

    • Experience with Azure cloud services: EC2, EMR, RDS, Redshift

    • Experience with stream-processing systems: Storm, Spark-Streaming, etc.

    • Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc




Why Mentor Tech Source?

Mentor Tech Source is the result of 25 plus years of extensive experience in providing Hybrid Model Staffing and Engineering Services in the ever evolving Software Economy.

  • We have a unique hybrid contingent staffing service composed of domestic and international sourcing
  • We have a 24/7 recruitment cycle due to the fact that Mentor has offices in many different time zones
  • We work day and night to provide our consultants and employees with best working environment