Azure Data Engineer
Analytica is seeking a talented remote Azure Data Engineer to join its growing Analytics practice in support of our federal clients. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in an agile, multi-faceted team that involves direct, collaborative client engagement to design and develop software products.
Analytica has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of the fastest-growing 250 businesses in the US for 3 years. We work with U.S. government clients in health, civilian, and national security missions to build better technology products that impact our day-to-day lives. The company offers competitive compensation with opportunities for bonuses, employer-paid health care, training and development funds, and 401k match.
Responsibilities include (but not limited to):
Lead initiatives to create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture.
Design, build and maintain large, complex data processing pipelines using Apache Spark on Databricks in Azure to meet enterprise requirements for reporting and analytics.
Provide operational and functional support on creating, storing, managing, and maintaining enterprise data, including the ability to incorporate policies and procedures for centrally managing and sharing data through the data life cycle.
Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, and re-designing for flexibility and scalability.
Build the infrastructure required for extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of cloud and on-premises data sources.
Work with stakeholders including to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
Work closely with data architecture, data governance and data analytics teams to ensure pipelines adhere to enterprise standards, usability, and performance
Guide and mentor team members on best practices, effective design patterns and data maturity.
Ensure safeguards and security are effectively implemented to protect UMA enterprise data.
Ensure code is well structured, sufficiently documented, and is easy to maintain and reuse.
Implement DataOps and DevSecOps for data initiatives using UMA’s preferred processes and tools. Participate as team member / leader in Agile/Scrum teams
Work on continuous improvement initiatives and effectively address root cause analysis outcomes to deliver sustainable excellence.
Mentor, coach, and support team members
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, IT, or other scientific or quantitative fields
7+ years of experience in a Data Engineer or equivalent role in enterprise initiatives.
3+ years of experience with Azure: ADF, ADLS Gen 2, Azure Synapse, Databricks, Streamsets or equivalent technologies,
3+ years of experience in working with SQL databases, Transaction replication and Change data capture technologies.
Experience building processes to support data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependencies, and workload management.
Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
Experience with Data Ops , DevSecOps, CI/CD workflows
Strong communication, interpersonal, and collaboration skills with both business and technical resources
Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.
Demonstrated team player with proactive, can-do attitude with a demonstrated ability to handle multiple priorities.
Able to support a diverse and inclusive work environment.
Ability to secure a US Federal Clearance.
About Analytica: Analytica is a leading consulting and information technology solutions provider to public sector organizations supporting health, civilian, and national security missions. The company is an award-winning SBA certified 8(a) small business that has been recognized by Inc. Magazine each of the past three years as one of the 250 fastest-growing companies in the U.S. Analytica specializes in providing software and systems engineering, information management, analytics & visualization, agile project management, and management consulting services. The company is appraised by the Software Engineering Institute (SEI) at CMMI® Maturity Level 3 and is an ISO 9001:2008 certified provider.
As a federal contractor, Analytica is required to verify that all employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If you receive an offer and are unable to get vaccinated for religious or medical reasons, you may request a reasonable accommodation.