Job Description :

Position: Data Engineer (Informatics)

Duration: 6 months +Contract

Location: Cambridge, MA (100% remote for now)


  • Closely partner with business stakeholders and other technical team members to acquire and migrate initial data sources that are most relevant to business needs and goals.
  • Demonstrate deep technical and domain knowledge of relational and non-relation databases, Data Warehouses, Data lakes among other structured and unstructured storage options.
  • Determine which tools and architectures are best suited to develop a pipeline for a particular data source.
  • Develop data flow pipelines to extract, transform, and load data from various data sources in various forms, including custom ETL pipelines that enable model and product development.
  • Write custom scripts to extract data from unstructured/semi-structured sources.
  • Provide clear documentation for delivered solutions and processes, integrating documentation with the appropriate corporate stakeholders.
  • Identify and implement internal process improvements for data management (automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability).
  • Stay current with and adopt new tools and applications to ensure high quality and efficient solutions.


  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or equivalent with 5-8 years of relevant experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience designing, developing, testing, and implementing ETL solutions using any enterprise ETL tools.
  • Proven experience working with Cloud Environments, AWS preferred.
  • Experience working in regulated environments with GXP experience in pharma/biotech strongly preferred.
  • Extensive knowledge of data warehouse design and data modeling principles.
  • In-depth understanding of database management systems and scripting (SQL, NoSQL and distributed databases).
  • Experience with BI tools such as Tableau and Looker.
  • Scripting experience with Python.
  • Strong communication skills, a customer service attitude, and demonstrated problem solving ability.

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