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Senior/Lead AWS Big Data Engineer (Contract/W2 only) in Wellesley, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/27/2019

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    Wellesley, MA
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Job Description

We have a wonderful opportunity for a Senior AWS Big Data Engineer with our leading financial services client in Wellesley.

We will accept w2 contractors. This is an onsite role, no expenses will be paid.

For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior/Lead AWS Big Data Engineer:

  • Provide high level technical subject matter expertise in the deployment of large scale data solutions, both on premise and cloud-based 
  • Create detailed target state architecture and blueprints for modern data technologies and cloud data services
  • Provide technical leadership for small to medium-scale projects
  • Build, test, and deploy solutions via cloud data services

Requirements of the Senior AWS Big Data Engineer:

  • AWS/Hadoop certifications preferred
  • 10+ years of overall experience.  
  • 3-4 years of experience applying ETL data warehousing best practices
  • 3-4 years of experience with SQL (SQL Server, Oracle 10g+ preferred on Linux/Unix)
  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience designing, building, and implementing in an AWS environment
  • 1-2 years of experience building and executing large scale enterprise data solutions, data lakes, and applications with at least one AWS data and analytics services and third parties
    • EC2, EMR, S3, Kinesis, Dynamo DB, RedShift,  RDS, Lambda, Glue, Spark, Snowflake etc.
    • 3rd party KMS, HSM with AWS data services for building secure data solutions
    • Hadoop stack (HDFS, PIG, Hive, Spark, Ambari, SQOOP, Map reduce, Tez, Ranger etc..)
    • Experience in Data Lake management tools Like Podium Data, Diyotta, Informatica BDE etc. is a plus
  • 1-2 years of hands-on experience analyzing and re-architecting and moving on-premise data lake to data platforms on AWS cloud using AWS/third parties 
  • 1-2 years of experience designing and building production data pipelines from ingestion to consumption within a hybrid big data architecture using Java, Python, C++, etc.
  • 1-2 years of experience architecting and implementing next generation data and analytics platforms on AWS cloud 
  • Exposure to Logi, SAS, Tableau, R, or equivalent dashboard reporting tool a plus
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to complete tasks under minimal supervision/assistance 

Keywords: Senior AWS Big Data Engineer, Hadoop, ETL, Financial Services

Job ID: 316538

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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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