data engineer (contract)

Job description


Location: 100% Remote Canada

Duration: 7+ months

Job Description

  • Within this role, you would be a hands-on leader in data engineering functions including schema design, data movement, data transformation, encryption, and monitoring all the activities needed to build, sustain and govern big data pipelines.


  • Own development of large-scale data platform including operational data store, real-time metrics store and attribution platform, data warehouses and data marts for advertising planning, operation, reporting and optimization
  • Wider team collaboration and system documentation
  • Maintain next-gen cloud-based big data infrastructure for batch and streaming data applications, and continuously improve performance, scalability and availability
  • Advocate the best engineering practices, including the use of design patterns, CI/CD, code review and automated integration testing.
  • Required Education, Experience, Skills and Training
  • Bachelor or above in computer science or EE
  • 5+ years of professional programming in Scala, Java and SQL
  • 5+ years experience developing in Amazon Cloud technologies including S3, Glue, EC2, and Kinesis
  • 5+ years of big data design experience with technical stacks like Spark, Flink, Druid, Clickhouse, Single Store, Snowflake, Kafka, Nifi and AWS big data technologies
  • Proven track record with cloud infrastructure technologies, at least two of Terraform, K8S, Spinnaker, IAM, ALB, and etc.
  • Experience building highly available and scalable services for public consumption
  • Experience with processing large amounts of data at the petabyte level
  • Strong knowledge of system design, application design and architecture
  • Proficiency in both written and oral English

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A global leader in consulting, technology services and digital transformation, Capgemini is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. It is a multicultural company of over 200,000 team members in more than 40 countries. The Group reported 2018 global revenues of EUR 13.2 billion.

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