Randstad Canada

Data Engineer - REMOTE

Job description

Are you a Data Engineerlooking for a new opportunity?Are you looking for a new contract opportunity?

We are pleased to offer you a new contract opportunity for you to consider: Data Engineer

Start: ASAP

Estimated length: 12 months

Location: Toronto

Remote work

Actively seeking for candidates with below requirements.


You will have an opportunity to work with a leading employer in the local market.


Understand business requirements and architect systems that will scale and extend to accommodate those needs

Break down complex problems, document technical solutions and sequence work to make fast, iterative improvements

Build and scale data infrastructure that powers batch and real-time data processing of billions of records

Automate cloud infrastructure, services, and observability

Develop CI/CD pipelines and testing automation

Interface with data engineers, data scientists, product managers and all data stakeholders to understand their needs and promote best practices


1-3 years of relevant industry experience in big data systems, data processing and SQL


1+ years of coding experience in Spark dataframes, Spark SQL, PySpark

2+ years of hands on programming skills, able to write modular, maintainable code,

preferably Python & SQL

Good understanding of SQL, dimensional modeling, and analytical big data warehouses like Hive and Snowflake

Familiar with ETL workflow management tools like Airflow

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with version control and CICD tools like Git and Jenkins CI

Experience in working and analyzing data on notebook solutions like Jupyter, EMR

Notebooks, Apache Zeppelin

Problem solver with excellent written and interpersonal skills; ability to make sound, complex decisions in a fast-paced, technical environment.

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience


Do you have this experience? If you answer YES, then please apply IMMEDIATELY to so we can then discuss your experience and interest in this opportunity!

Randstad Technologies Group

Canada's largest provider of IT Staffing Solutions, offering hundreds of permanent and contract opportunities across all roles, levels and platforms. Our Web based tools help you see and apply for jobs matched automatically to your skills and preferences. When you're ready to interview we meet with you in person to help you build the technology career path you've always wanted. Visit www.randstad.ca to get started!

Randstad Canada is committed to fostering a workforce reflective of all peoples of Canada. As a result, we are committed to developing and implementing strategies to increase the equity, diversity and inclusion within the workplace by examining our internal policies, practices, and systems throughout the entire lifecycle of our workforce, including its recruitment, retention and advancement for all employees. In addition to our deep commitment to respecting human rights, we are dedicated to positive actions to affect change to ensure everyone has full participation in the workforce free from any barriers, systemic or otherwise, especially equity-seeking groups who are usually underrepresented in Canada's workforce, including those who identify as women or non-binary/gender non-conforming; Indigenous or Aboriginal Peoples; persons with disabilities (visible or invisible) and; members of visible minorities, racialized groups and the LGBTQ2+ community.

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