SemanticBits · Jul 14th 2020
SemanticBits is looking for a talented Data Engineer who is eager to apply computer science, software engineering, databases, and distributed/parallel processing frameworks to prepare big data for the use of data analysts and data scientists. You will deliver data acquisition, transformations, cleansing, conversion, compression, and loading of data into data and analytics models. You will work in partnership with data scientists and analysts to understand use cases, data needs, and outcome objectives. You are a practitioner of advanced data modeling and optimization of data and analytics solutions at scale. Expert in data management, data access (big data, data marts, etc.), programming, and data modeling; and familiar with analytic algorithms and applications (like machine learning). This position is open to a mid-level to principal professional depending on experience.
Strong knowledge of computer science fundamentals: object-oriented design and programming, data structures, algorithms, databases (SQL and relational design), networking
Demonstrable experience engineering scalable data processing pipelines.
Demonstrable expertise with Python, Scala, Spark, and wrangling of various data formats - Parquet, CSV, XML, JSON.
Experience with the following technologies is highly desirable: Redshift (w/Spectrum), Hadoop, Apache NiFi, Airflow, Apache Kafka, Apache Superset, Flask, Node.js, Express, AWS EMR, Tableau, Looker, Dremio
Experience with Agile methodology, using test-driven development.
Excellent command of written and spoken English
Self-driven problem solver
Candidate must reside in the United States
Bachelor's degree in technological or related field and a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience or a Master’s degree with a minimum of 3 years experience
Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary
Nice to Have:
Experience working in the healthcare industry
Federal Government contracting work experience
Prior experience working remotely full-time
Physical and emotional requirements for the job:
This position is to be performed remotely from an individual’s home office and involves sedentary work. Employees in this role can be expected to exert up to 10 pounds of force on occasion in order to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move standard electronic equipment. Employees are expected to make decisions in a timely manner and display emotional intelligence during occasional stressful situations.
Generous base salary
Three weeks of PTO
Excellent health benefits program (Medical, dental and vision)
401k retirement plan. We contribute 3% of base salary irrespective of employee's contribution
100% paid short-term and long-term disability
100% paid life insurance
Casual working environment
Flexible office hours
New laptop (Mac or PC - your choice)
SemanticBits, LLC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are also a veteran-friendly employer.