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Lead Data Engineer - Python

7+ years
Full-time (40h)
Full Remote
Apache Spark



  • 7+ years of experience in data engineering
  • Leadership experience
  • Experience building scalable data pipelines and ETL processes from scratch
  • Strong proficiency with Python, Java, or Scala
  • Proficiency with SQL and relational database technologies
  • Expertise in distributed systems, data processing frameworks
  • Expertise in data lake and cloud computing platforms
  • Deep knowledge of data modeling, and data warehousing concepts
  • Familiarity with data governance, access controls, security, and compliance principles
  • Ability to optimize data pipelines for performance, scalability, and reliability
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills for complex data engineering challenges
  • Excellent communication skills in both spoken and written English
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent


  • Experience with real-time data processing and streaming frameworks
  • Knowledge of modern data lake house technologies
  • Experience with NoSQL databases
  • Experience with data visualization tools and data exploration techniques
  • Actively participation in the data engineering community (e.g. making contributions to open-source data engineering projects)

What you will work on

  • Develop effective data pipelines and ETL processes for data lake integration
  • Optimize data infrastructure considering data volume, velocity, and variety
  • Ensure data architecture performance, reliability, and scalability
  • Implement data governance practices to ensure data quality, integrity, and security
  • Adopt optimal engineering practices, methodologies, procedures, and technologies
  • Work with cross-functional teams to develop data solutions that meet business needs
  • Stay updated with data engineering trends
  • Share insights with the team and organization
  • Effectively communicate technical concepts, solutions, and recommendations to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
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