AWS Data Engineer in Irving, TX at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/13/2021

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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a AWS Data Engineer  with our industry-leading client in Irving, TX.

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package


  • Drive the maintenance of systems, creation of technical designs, development, and deployment of front-end and/or back-end systems, integration of the data warehouse with enterprise applications, and/or implementation of user access controls and data security measures, where appropriate.
  • Lead daily operational activities and measure process quality and compliance. 
  • Identify, evaluate, and implement automation and continuous improvement ideas supporting ITIL-aligned processes to address technical debt. 
  • Manage the creation and implementation of solutions or enhancements to improve overall data architecture; conduct research and make recommendations on new data management processes and innovations.
  • Engage business users, process owners, architecture, and application teams to define and understand data needs to achieve key performance indicators and service level agreements that benefit and its objectives. 
  • Drive creation of policies, standards, guidelines, and procedures that mitigate risk and optimize performance in order to ensure data is available, responsive, and achieving business outcomes and objectives.
  • Approach development with a test-driven mindset, utilizing well-structured unit tests. 
  • Analyze code for non-standard practices, errors, and security vulnerabilities and present detailed plans to improve and transform the code to optimize performance and ease of use. 
  • Manage cross-team initiatives related to the platforms supported by the team. 
  • Apply the value drivers for to deliver innovative value creation ideas. 
  • Identify opportunities to increase the adoption and communication of TS processes through training and engagement. 
  • Participate in agile ceremonies. 
  • Provide domain guidance to less experienced team members.
  • Apply understanding of financial principles impacting the applications supported by the team and contribute to the business case development for new ideas. 


  • 10-12 years professional experience in a technology or business field
  • AWS Associate level certifications is required.
  • Proven experience in building DevOps data ingestion pipelines, ML model operations on AWS Platform with Kubernetes and Docker containers 
  • Proven experience in DevOps automation in the Data and Analytics subject areas (Containerization, API management, Server-less cloud solutions)
  • Experience managing and delivering MLOps initiatives related to the platforms supported by the team. 
  • Experience driving the maintenance of systems, creation of technical designs, and development and deployment of front-end and/or back-end systems.
  • Demonstrated hand-on experience with Python programming in Data and Analytics 
  • Ability to learn quickly, be self-motivated to improve knowledge and tackle new challenges 
  • Superior organizational skill, communication skills, and attention to detail required
  • Skilled at creating executive-level communications and presenting to and interacting with leaders
  • Must demonstrate an energetic, hands-on, enthusiastic, results-oriented approach as a team player, capable of adding significant value to the existing team.
  • Must be comfortable sharing ideas and finding innovative ways to resolve challenges. 
  • Proven ability to build support among peers and create relationships with peers and stakeholders

Job ID: 350474

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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