Data Engineer 6 Month Daily Rate Contract

Data Engineer 6 Month Daily Rate Contract

Dublin South
6 Month Contract

€450-520 per day

Experience required:
3+ years experience in a similar role

Are you looking for your next contract role? Do you want to work with a team who are delivering an innovative software solution within the healthcare industry? Do you want to work with a company who understand how invaluable data is?

If you are an experienced Data Engineer this is the opportunity for you!

Based in South Dublin, this Global Software Company is looking for a Data Engineer to join the team for a 6-month contract role. You will join an energetic and fast-paced company where data is recognised as a valuable asset. They are building an automated data platform that delivers data to clients and internal customers.

You will be involved in delivering a high-quality data product that will improve patients’ lives and impact their experience.

Sounds Great! What will my day look like?

  • You will play a key role in centralising the data
  • You will do this through the implementation of ETL applications with SSIS / Informatica / Talend, Data warehousing principles (Kimball Methodology), architecture and its implementation in event-driven message environments
  • You will then work on creating new models and visualisations to illustrate what the data shows.
  • You will work in a seamless way to ensure the business can work as usual while optimising the information.
  • There are numerous processes in place but you will look at new ways of working in addition to adhering the processes.
  • Generating metrics and reports and presenting them periodically
  • You will combine analytical methods with advanced data visualisations and produce dashboards using third party tools
  • You will work in a truly agile environment


Perfect, it’s just what I’m looking for, what do I need?

  • Degree in Computer Science or a similar related discipline
  • Database and data warehouse development
  • Previous experience with RDBS (SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase, PostgreSQL) or MPP (Teradata, Netezza) or NoSQL (Azure HDInsight, Azure Data warehouse, Cloudera Impala)
  • Knowledge of  NoSQL database tools (Azure HDInsight, Data Lake, Spark)
  • Understanding of columnar oriented data format (Parquet / ORC) for supporting the advanced data science Production experience in Microsoft/.Net  development
  • Working knowledge of OLAP and data visualization (Power BI, Tableau)
  • Experience with data blending tools (SAS, SPSS, Dataiku, Alteryx)
  • Experience with OLAP technology on HDInsight Experience with Azure event / Queues
  • Understand concepts of metrics, SLAs and KPIs in the context of software engineering
  • Experience in data cleansing; identifying gaps and making these gaps historical.


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