Data Engineer

Valencia | Remote | Fulltime

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Description of Duties:

Manage individual projects regarding the optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of sources into data pipelines, as well as the creation and maintenance of data catalogues
Design and develop solutions for data-related technical problems and data infrastructure needs surfaced by Executive, Analytics and Design teams
Manage the identification, design, and implementation of internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing architecture for greater scalability
Deploy resources to extract data features from complex datasets for data scientists and data analysts
Manage the implementation of changes to data systems to ensure compliance with data governance, protection, privacy and security requirements.

Required Skills:

A minimum of five years of progressively responsible experience in data management, integration, modelling, optimization and other relevant areas.
Experience supporting cross-functional teams and collaborating with stakeholders in support of analytics initiatives is required
Experience in programming languages such as Python or R is required
Experience with database programming languages (SQL, etc.) is required
Experience in designing data integration and pipeline architectures which must include ingesting data through different methods such as message queues, database connections, flat files, REST, or specific API’s, is required
Experience in DevOps tool chains consisting of tools like Git, Jenkins or Bamboo – or equivalent tools – and experience with the development of data pipelines is required
Experience in delivering big data use cases is desirable, including projects using technology such as Apache Spark, Hadoop or others.
Experience in Artificial Intelligence, particularly Machine Learning techniques for data mining and extraction of large amounts of data is desirable. In this context, familiarity with concepts of bias and fairness (i.e. how to identify, assess, and minimize harmful biases, discrimination, and unfair outcomes in algorithmic systems and data) is particularly desirable
Experience working with self-service analytic applications like Microsoft PowerBI, Tableau, Qlik and others for data discovery is desirable.

Knowledge of IT fundamentals and technologies pertinent to creating business solutions;
Must be technologically savvy, demonstrating the ability to easily adapt to new and unfamiliar technologies, software, and systems;
Experience working in projects, application performance and tuning;
Apply industry standards and best practices in writing and performing basic testing and comply with security standards and policies for the produced artefacts.
Agile or SCRUM Project participation experience
Experience in producing technical documentation.

University degree or higher, preferably in an area of Computer Science or equivalent, or relevant industry experience.

Professional experience in a multi-cultural environment.

Required Soft Skills:

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and collaborative skills.
High degree of initiative, dependability and ability to work with little supervision.
High level of personal integrity, as well as the ability to professionally handl confidential matters, and show an appropriate level of judgment and maturity.
Ability to deliver quality results
Expert knowledge of English is required (Oral and Written).
Knowledge arabic, chinese, french, spanish and russion are a plus.

Desirable :
Relevant industry certifications
Knowledge of Transact-SQL and scripting
ITIL and Prince2 awareness