e-Merge IT Recruitment

Intermediate SQL Data Engineer with Azure & AWS – ...

Job description

South Africa’s largest investment firms at the forefront of providing impeccable investment solutions is looking to welcome an Intermediate SQL Data Engineer with Azure & AWS to join their winning team.

The incumbent will have to design and develop integration solutions using SQL and data movement tools for Intra-system data distribution, loads into the data warehouse. The ideal candidate has a strong understanding of both technical aspects and business needs relating to data. This is a great opportunity for a Data Engineer who will design and build the data platform to achieve data strategy.



  • Degree in Computer Sciences or Information Technology
  • 6+ years’ experience working with database systems is essential
  • Expertise in Dimensional Modelling
  • Data Warehouse design methodologies (Ralph Kimball) is essential
  • SQL
  • SSIS
  • AWS Glue
  • Azure Data Factory
  • Markit EDM
  • Power BI (desirable)


  • Drive discussions & decisions on how to capitalise on data (including external datasets) as a strategic asset
  • Design data architecture (availability, security, scalability, and efficiency of data platform)
  • Work alongside Architect to select fit-for-purpose toolset for the platform
  • Collaborate with Tech Leads to implement the move of workload (new and existing) to Cloud platform
  • Continuously iterate on data architecture improvements – with a long-term view of supporting the business strategy
  • Establish data standards and oversee compliance

Reference Number for this position is NN53458 which is a contract position based in Cape Town offering a contract rate negotiable on experience and ability. Contact Nigel on ni[email protected].za or call him on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities.

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