Data Engineer

Chicago, IL | $120K | Job ID: 63123

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Job Description

LaSalle Network is partnering with a top investment management company in Chicago that is looking to expand their growing architecture team. This individual is passionate about data and will be responsible for re-engineering and modernizing the data pipelines while also building solutions from scratch. 

Data Engineer Responsibilities: 

  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture
  • Experience building streaming and event-driven data pipelines and batch data pipelines
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Data profiling with ability to effectively document via data model reverse engineering:

  • Relational database management system (RDBMS) concepts including scenario-based performance tuning (transaction control and exception handling, data integrity constraints, indexing, triggers, data types, transaction logging)

  • Data lineage/flow documentation and code documentation for full requirements traceability

Data Engineer Requirements: 

  • 4+ years of experience with Python, PySpark, AWS, and SQL 
  • 2+ years of experience with AWS EMR,  AWS Glue, or AWS Lambda
  • Experience with open source databases: PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB
  • Bachelor’s Degree in one or more of the following domains: Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems or similar

Nice to Have Technical Skills:

  • Scala, Confluent Kafka, Apache Airflow, AWS Redshift, Snowflake, Rest API development

If you are interested in joining a winning team as a Data Engineer. Please apply online today!


Keywords and related terms: data enginee , python , AWS , Apache , Kafka

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer, m/f/d/v

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