Senior Data Engineer in Atlanta, GA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 6/12/2021

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Job Description

Title: Senior Data Engineer

Location: Atlanta, GA

Duration: Fulltime/Direct Hire

Green Card Holder or US Citizens


The Sr Data Engineer position reports to the Manager, (Enterprise Data Engineering), and is responsible for the development and support of applications on a modern data lake, leveraging his/her expertise and knowledge of multiple systems/customer areas to help build a robust, scalable and reliable big data platform.


  • Perform coding/configuration, testing, implementation and documentation on solutions developed including design specifications.
  • Perform applications programming activities, to include code, test, debug, document, maintain, and modify applications programs.
  • Hadoop
  • Ability to extract, analyze, and report the data.
  • Strong attention to detail when identifying data relationships, trends, and anomalies.
  • Thinking through long-term impacts of key design decisions and handling failure scenarios.
  • Building self-service platforms to power company's cross functional teams and drive the whole organization to be data-driven. Serve data models as a product to entire organization.
  • Maintain awareness of industry trends and evaluate applicability of new software tools to platform development.
  • Serve as a coach and mentor to more junior developers to include delegating and managing tasks, as appropriate
  • Consistently demonstrate regular, dependable attendance and punctuality.
  • Commit to overall deliverables with customers and/or management
  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 5+ years hands-on experience with SQL such as relational data stores (For example: Oracle, Hive or similar), NoSQL data stores (Cassandra, Elasticsearch or similar)
  • 2+ years deep hands-on skills in Big Data stack, namely GCP (BigQuery, Dataflow, Composer, Pub/Sub), EMS, Kafka, Flume, Hadoop, Apache open source frameworks
  • Experience in coding applications using Java or Python
  • Experience building scalable web services, ESB and event/stream processing.
  • Good understanding of data engineering, ingestion and processing of data within Big Data ecosystems and performing complex query analysis and analytics on the data.
  • Deep understanding of technology including (but not limited to) Hadoop (Flume, HDFS, Hive, HBase, YARN), Spark, Kafka, Elasticsearch, Kibana, Tomcat, stream processing, RDBMS, NoSQL databases, and so on.
  • Expert understanding of all application development processes including software development methodology; ability to serve as a resource to others.
  • Expert in existing applications supporting the business area. Able to serve as a key resource to ensure the system is performing up to requirements.
  • Possesses understanding of multiple systems/customer areas, gained through previous experience in different areas and leverages that knowledge to support current customer(s).
  • Works independently and provides guidance within technical area, applying in-depth knowledge of multiple technologies, as appropriate.
  • Understands architectural issues, and factors them into decisions and recommendations.
  • Provides technical leadership in areas of specialization.

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