North York, Ontario

Data Engineer

AWS Data Engineer
Client: Pharma
Location: North York (Steeles & Dufferin)
Duration: 1×3 years

The Data Engineer will build big data reservoirs in AWS cloud.


  • Design, construct, install, test and maintain highly scalable data management systems
  • Ensure systems meet business requirements and industry practices
  • Build high-performance algorithms, prototypes, predictive models and proof of concepts
  • Research opportunities for data acquisition and new uses for existing data
  • Develop data set processes for data modeling, mining and production
  • Integrate new data management technologies and software engineering tools into existing structures
  • Create custom software components (e.g. specialized UDFs) and analytics applications
  • Employ a variety of languages and tools (e.g. scripting languages) to marry systems together
  • Install and update disaster recovery procedures
  • Recommend ways to improve data reliability, efficiency and quality
  • Collaborate with data architects, modelers and IT team members on project goals


  • Governed Data Lakes
  • Data Integration tools
  • Pharma, Financial, or Telecom industry background