Job Description :
Job Title: Data Engineer
Job Location: Stamford, CT, 06902
Contract duration: 12 Months.
Establish methodologies for quickly rolling out new data analysis capabilities for standalone data-driven products and service to support our associates.
Have end-to-end responsibility for leading projects focused on extracting, merging, analyzing and managing large sets of data across multiple, disparate databases
Be able to transform unstructured raw data in to formats suitable for modeling
Demonstrate a deep knowledge of and ability to operationalize, leading data technologies and best practices
Be responsible for maintaining project plans, clean code, and well-written documentation
Be able to work in teams and collaborate with stakeholders to define requirements
Make decisions independently on analytical problems and methods
Be able to identify and suggest novel areas of future work for themselves or the team
Be able to work in a globally distributed team in an Agile/Scrum approach
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Applied Statistics, or a related field
5+ years of data engineering or other data-intensive development experience
Experience processing large amounts of structured and unstructured data
Advanced knowledge of programming languages such as Python, Java, C/C++ or C#
Experience building scalable data models and performing complex relational databases queries using SQL (Oracle, MySQL), etc.
Experience with Python ORMs like SQL Alchemy and Python libraries like Pandas, Scikit-Learn, Numpy and Scipy
Familiarity with web analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics, etc and Big Data tools like Spark, Hadoop, EMR, Kafka
Familiarity working on Cloud platforms like, AWS.
Knowledge of algorithms and statistics and at least some experience in data mining, machine learning, and/or natural language processing
Attention to detail and demonstrated ability to detect and resolve data/analytics quality issues
Ability to work and collaborate with a team.
Ability to learn and apply new technologies
Project work delivered on-time within budget
All work products are delivered with high quality