Azure Data Engineer

  • Location

    England, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £575 per day

  • Contact:

    Viki Dowthwaite

  • Contact email:

    viki.dowthwaite@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027115_1549035771

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-24

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Azure Data Engineer

Rate: £500PD - £575PD
Start: ASAP
Length: 3-6 Months
Location: UK Wide

My consultancy client is looking for several Azure Data Engineers for initial 3-6 month contracts.

We are looking for candidates across the UK due to winning multiple projects. We need candidates to be flexible to work across different UK locations and to have really strong knowledge around TSQL and SQL Datawarehouse.

Duties:
*Use comprehensive modern data engineer techniques and methods with Advanced Analytics to support business decisions
*Collect, aggregate, and analyze structured/unstructured data from multiple internal and external sources and patterns, insights, and trends
*Design and build data pipelines, data streams, reporting tools, information dashboards, data service APIs, data generators and other end-user information portals and insight tools
*You will be a critical part of the data supply chain, ensuring that stakeholders can access and manipulate Translate business requirements to technical solutions leveraging strong business acumen.
*Delivery of architectures for transformations and modernizations of enterprise data solutions using Azure cloud data technologies.
*Design and Build Modern Data Pipelines and Data Streams.
*Design and Build Data Service APIs.
*Develop and maintain data warehouse schematics, layouts, architectures and relational/non-relational databases for data access and Advanced Analytics.
*Expose data to end users using PowerBI, Azure API Apps or any other modern visualization platform or experience.

Skill Set:
*Demonstrated experience of turning business use cases and requirements to technical solutions.
*Experience in business processing mapping of data and analytics solutions.
*Ability to conduct data profiling, cataloging, and mapping for technical design and construction of technical data flows.
*The ability to apply such methods to solve business problems using one or more Azure Data and Analytics services in combination with building data pipelines, data streams, and system integration.
*Knowledge of Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Azure SQL DW, and Azure SQL, Azure App Service is required.
*Azure HDInsight + Spark, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Databricks, Azure Stream Analytics is a plus.
*Experience preparing data for use in Azure Machine Learning and/or Azure Databricks is a plus.
*Knowledge of Master Data Management (MDM) and Data Quality tools and processes
*Knowledge of Dev-Ops processes (including CI/CD) and Infrastructure as code fundamentals.
*Working experience with Visual Studio, PowerShell Scripting, and ARM templates.
*Experience with Git/TFS/VSTS is a must.