Job Details
Job Id:
11089
Title:
Data Engineer
Job Type:
Permanent
Location:
Burlington NC 
Description:
Alltech, Inc. is seeking a Data Engineer for a permanent position in the Burlington, NC area.

The main duties of the Data Engineer will be to transform data into a format that can be easily accessed and architect data sources that enable the BI teams to function.

Responsibilities:
• Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture.
• 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.
• Assist in the maintenance of the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and MS Azure technologies.
• Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
• Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
• Keep data separated and secure across national boundaries through multiple divisions and Azure regions.
• Create data tools for analytics and data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimizing our products into an innovative industry leader.
• Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.

Requirements:
• Advanced knowledge in SQL and experience working with relational databases, query authoring
• Experience building and optimizing ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets.
• Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
• Experience working with unstructured datasets. Extensive knowledge of information classification standards.
• Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.
• Experience manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.
• Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores.
• Extensive knowledge of relational and multidimensional object modeling.

Preferred:
• Strong project management and organizational skills.
• Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc.
• Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres and Cassandra.
• Experience with data pipeline and workflow management tools: Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, etc.
• Experience with stream-processing systems: Storm, Spark-Streaming, etc.
• Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc.

Travel:
• Minimal, mostly for training and as needed for projects.

Education/Certifications:
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Other Requirements:
• Background Check
• Drug Screen (Pre-employment & Random)

Alltech, Inc. is a leading provider of IT staffing services in Nashville and the surrounding areas. We do contract (Salaried, W-2, 1099 or Corp-to-Corp), contract-to-hire and direct placements within the Information Technology field. Alltech, Inc. offers a full line of company-paid benefits to our Salaried and W-2 employees. 1099 subcontractors have a full line of benefits available to them through our partnership with Benefit Consultants, Inc.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
No third party recruiters/agencies.