• Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Date Posted: 18th Nov, 2018
  • Reference: NF11182018VC

Job Details

Title: Azure Big Data Engineer

Location: Chicago

Rate: $80/hour

Technology: Azure

Job Type: Contract

Seeking an Azure Data Engineer for one of our clients to be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. As the Azure Data Engineer, you will develop sustainable data driven solutions with new data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business customers. This position will play a key role between the reporting teams, business areas, and technology teams to enhance the advanced analytics experience for users.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Hands-on experience designing and implementing data ingestion solutions on Azure using Azure native services or using custom approaches.
  • Able to architect and design data lakes on Azure cloud serving analytics and BI application integrations.
  • Minimum of 6 months experience integrating Azure security services with Azure data services for building secure data solutions.
  • Minimum of 6 months experience architecting and operating large production Hadoop/NoSQL clusters on premise or using Cloud services.
  • Architecting and implementing data governance and security for data platforms on Azure.
  • Designing operations architecture and conducting performance engineering for large scale data lakes a production environment.
  • Author blog entries and whitepapers on Azure data solutions, architecture and strategic topics.


MS Azure Certifications, MCSE Business Intelligence, MCSA Cloud Platform Solutions Associate, MCSA Linux on Azure Solutions Associate, MCSE Cloud Platform and Infrastructure, MCSE Data Management and Analytics


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If you or someone you know are interested please contact Victoria Cassone at Phone: (212) 731-8282 ext. 3462 or Email: v.cassone@nigelfrank.com