Data Engineer in West McLean, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/11/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

My industry-leading client is looking for a Data Engineer that can come in and hit the ground running!

As a Data Engineer you will be responsible for:
  • Building new analytical and machine learning tools and frameworks to exploit advantages in the latest developments in cloud computing - EMR, Airflow, SageMaker, etc.
  • Participating in detailed technical design, development and implementation of applications used by our data scientists and business analysts to build and launch models, analyze/monitor data, and make decisions.
Requirements of the Data Engineer:
  • 5+ years of experience in Python, Scala, or R for large scale data analysis
  • 5+ years' experience with Relational Database Systems and SQL (PostgreSQL or Redshift)
  • 5+ years of UNIX/Linux experience
  • 2+ years of data modeling experience
  • 2+ years of experience with Cloud computing (AWS)
  • 2+ years of experience with Spark
This opportunity is a contract opportunity with optional benefits including Health, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, etc.

Key Terms: Data engineer, AWS, Cloud Computing, Spark, data modeling unix, linux, Python, Scala, R

Job ID: 348886

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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