• Location: Jacksonville, Florida
  • Date Posted: 8th Feb, 2021
  • Reference: 7655555ffy3

Azure Data Engineer - Permanent - Remote - $100k

Azure Data Engineer - Permanent - Remote - $100k

The Company

This company is a technology solution provider working with businesses to leverage technology for competitive advantage and market share growth. With work grounded in a business outcome methodology, they has been helping clients for more than 15 years. As a Microsoft multi-Gold Competency Partner, this company delivers customized solutions to businesses to help increase productivity and enhance efficiency using best practices.

The Role

This client is looking for a Data Engineer to build and maintain cutting-edge solutions by using the Azure Cloud services and/or other Big Data open-source technologies. Their Data Engineers construct, install, test, and maintain highly scalable, state-of-the-art data management systems. The ideal candidate will need to have experience in working with external/internal customers delivering Data Engineering based solutions that drive strong business impact. Their team covers the entire life cycle of information utilization, from ideation through implementation.


  • Responsible for design, development, and testing of data engineering solutions, while adhering to architectural standards and requirements for maintainability and scalability.

  • Design and implement data integration processes from various data sources into ADLS, Azure SQL, and Azure Synapse

  • Design and implement Data Lake processes that support data provisioning capabilities to feed analytical requirements.

  • Develop ETL solutions using Azure Data Factory to load data into the Data Warehouse.

  • Work closely with BI developers to empower them to map reports to standardized data models.

  • Designs security for data policies and standards.

  • Partner with business analysts in understanding and translating business requirements into user stories, requirements, and acceptance criteria in support of delivering consumable data.

  • Write technical documentation in support of the data engineering solutions being developed.

  • Review completed code, documentation, and other deliverables to ensure that they meet specifications and requirements based on defined expectations.

  • Participate in daily, weekly, and bi-weekly sprint cadence calls with the agile project team.

Required Skills

  • Experience utilizing tools such as: Azure Cloud, Azure Blob, ADLS, Cosmos DB, Databricks, Azure Data Factory, Azure SQL, Azure Synapse, Azure Stream Analytics, PowerBI, MS SQL Server BI Stack, including SSRS, SSIS, SSAS, T-SQL, Power Query, etc.

  • Deep understanding of database fundamentals, including relational database design, multidimensional database design, OLTP, and OLAP

  • Experience with multiple programming languages (Python, C#, .Net, etc.)

  • Experience with API data integrations into Azure and on-premise environments

  • Experience with Big Data technologies such as Hadoop or HDInsight, Hive, Spark, Kafka, etc.

  • Ability to meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Must have the ability to work independently and as a part of a team.

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).

  • 3-5 years' experience with a Major cloud data engineering technology

  • 2+ years, recent experience developing solutions in Azure Cloud, Azure Blob, ADLS, Cosmos DB, Databricks, Azure Data Factory, Azure SQL, Azure Synapse and/or Microsoft SQL Server

For information on the Azure market and some of the opportunities and Azure jobs that are available I can be contacted at e.livings@nigelfrank.com. Please see www.nigelfrank.com

Nigel Frank International is the global leader for Microsoft Dynamics and Azure, advertising more Azure jobs than any other agency. We deal with both Microsoft Partners & End Users throughout North America. By specializing solely in placing candidates in Azure market I have built relationships with most of the key employers in North America and have an unrivalled understanding of where the best opportunities and Azure jobs are. I understand the need for discretion and would welcome the opportunity to speak to any Azure candidates that are considering a new career or job either now or in the future. Confidentiality is of course guaranteed.

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