• Lieu: South Africa
  • Salaire: ZAR70000 - ZAR90000 per month
  • Technologie: Microsoft BI Jobs
  • Type de contrat: Permanent
  • Date de publication: 14th Jul, 2021
  • Référence: 14072021

Job title: Senior Data Engineer


Location: 100% remote anywhere in SA


Salary: UP TO R90k



Interested in working for a Google Cloud premier partner that specialises in Data Analytics and Infrastructure? Where you will be working on large scale projects for internationally based clients?


My client is seeking a Senior Data Engineer to join their dynamic team!



Technical requirements



  • Data modelling

  • Relational data modelling in traditional relational database management systems. (Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc)

  • Coercing unstructured and semi-structured data into a structured form.

  • Data pipelining knowledge - data extraction and transformation.

  • Data transformation knowledge for reporting and analytics purposes.



Bonus technical requirements



  • Writing SQL queries, that can relate, transform and aggregate data from many differing sources where natural keys may or may not exist.

  • Experience with writing data pipelines that move and transform data, for various uses.

  • Working knowledge of a general purpose programming language like Python.

  • Working knowledge of columnar databases such as Google BigQuery, and SAP HANA.

  • Working knowledge of highly distributed technologies such as Apache Hadoop or Apache Spark.

  • Working knowledge of NoSQL technologies, such as Apache Solr would be a boost.



Soft skills



  • A Fantastic problem solver

  • The ability to rotate around a problem, to see if solutions can be gained in different ways.

  • Being able to work in an ever changing, unstructured environment.

  • Capable of work as part of a team, with vastly differing skill sets and opinions.

  • The ability to contribute ideas to the quorum.

  • Mentorship skills for providing guidance for other team members



If you are interested in the above, do not hesitate to contact me and lets set up a chat!


Email: y.asir@nigelfrank.com


Tel: +27 10 442 0580