Cloud Data Engineer, Python, Investment Data Analytics in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/1/2020

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    Boston, MA
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cloud Data Engineer to work on building a data platform to support data analytics and discovery functions within a large investment company.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.


  • Work will involve building a data lake using Snowflake as the data store for structured data and AWS S3 for unstructured data, extracting data from heterogeneous sources initiatives.


  • Passion for data, ability to use multiple emerging technologies on the cloud.  
  • Solid Python development skills, along with experience building applications in AWS (using AWS resources).  
  • Experience in building data lake in AWS, leveraging technologies like EC2, S3, Lambda, API Gateway, Load Balancers, Auto Scaling, etc.
  • Expertise in building data ingestion tools using technologies like Python to extract data from relational databases/web scraping/external API’s
  • Snowflake, or any MPP and columnar database on the Cloud
  • CI/CD release automation and deployment (Jenkins, Concourse, Cloud Formation etc.)
  • Strong background in databases (Oracle, Netezza) and ETL tools
  • Scheduling tools like Autosys, Control-M, Airflow, etc.
  • Exposure to Big Data technologies (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Presto, etc.)
  • Exposure to streaming services like Kafka will be a big plus
  • Solid understanding of overall AWS security services like KMS, IAM, etc.
  • At least 6 years of overall SW development with at least 3 years with cloud/big data technologies

Job ID: 345695

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences 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, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

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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