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Data Engineer/Houston, TX 10mth+ Contract (NTTJP00005773)
Ref No.: 18-01127
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Contract
 VIsa: USC, GC, EAD-GC Only
(No H1's OR Opt's)
Primary functions:
Participating in projects as a Data Lead / Data Engineer responsible for performing many different data related tasks to make data available for the designated business need. These tasks could include the following components: Database and Interface design, Creating/Editing Data Models (physical & logical), Data Profiling, Data Mapping, data quality management.
Required Advanced Level of Technical Competencies: - Data modeling (physical and logical), ER/Studio diagrams, data dictionary, data map, normalize/de-normalize, agile data - Data manipulation tools such as: SSMS, SSIS, TOAD, Access, Excel - Advanced database handling languages (SQL and variants) - Experience in Data Architecture specifically in a Data Lake environment – i.e. Data Lake Zones, Data Modeling, etc. Preferred (Beginner to Expert) Technical Competencies: - Practical skill sets in BI and Data visualization tools (Tableau)
- Knowledge of programming languages and some ability to write code (e.g., python, VBA, XML, R) - API Development and Mulesoft - SAP Business Object Data Services (BODS) ER/Studio Modeling Preferred candidate should: - Strong communication and interpersonal skills with strong English proficiency
- Demonstrate critical thinking, analytical skills, and employ judgment to offer thoughtful, concise input toward resolutions of problems - Be able to translate data requirements into business processes and reverse engineer business processes into data requirements - Comprehension of DevOps and Agile development and application to data centric architecture and solutions
- Minimum Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Technology, Computer Science, or a related field with equivalent experience