Applied Data Engineer

Meridian, Idaho


Hybrid, Onsite


Direct hire

|Job ID 67295|Posted Jun 25, 2024

Are you a skilled Data Engineer looking for a full-time role in Meridian? Horizontal Talent has an exciting opportunity for an Applied Data Engineer to join our client's team, and the role offers an attractive salary and benefits for your expertise.

In this Applied Data Engineer role, you will provide innovative modernization and ensure the availability, reliability, and performance of the company's Data Analytics ecosystem. You'll be assembling large, complex sets of data that meet non-functional and functional business requirements and identifying, designing, and implementing internal process improvements.

To give you an idea of how this Applied Data Engineer role would look and feel, here are some areas you can expect to work in:

  • Building the required infrastructure for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from various data sources using AWS and SQL technologies
  • Building analytical tools to utilize the data pipeline, providing actionable insight into key business performance metrics, including operational efficiency and customer acquisition
  • Working with stakeholders, including the Executive, Product, Data, and Design teams, to support their data infrastructure needs while assisting with data-related technical issues
  • Working with the architects, including enterprise, application, and data architects, to design, implement, and support the company's data lake
  • Translating analytical program models, including but not limited to scripting, error handling, and documentation

We are looking for an applied data engineer with a graduate and/or bachelor’s degree in information systems, informatics, statistics, computer science, or another quantitative field, as well as 5 years of data engineering experience. You will also require:

  • Ability to build and optimize data sets, data pipelines, and architectures
  • Ability to perform root cause analysis on external and internal processes and data to identify opportunities for improvement and answer questions
  • Excellent analytical skills associated with working on unstructured datasets
  • Ability to build processes that support data transformation, workload management, data structures, dependency, and metadata
  • Comfortable recomending data strategies, ETL processes, and procedures for getting data in and out of the data lake

If you’re looking to impact and create change positively, you'll be rewarded with an excellent salary and benefits package for your inclusive and committed approach.

To apply for this full-time Applied Data Engineer job in Meridian, please reach out to Horizontal Talent today. We would love to help you get your next role and fulfill your professional ambitions.

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact us.

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.