Senior Database Engineer / Spark
We’re working with a recognizable trading company based in Chicago’s loop. They are searching for a Database Engineer to help their platform run more efficiently. You’d be working heavily with relational databases to help migrate their platforms into the cloud. They haven’t begun the process, so the Engineer will have heavy influence on what technologies they use moving forward. Down the line, you’d be working on building data pipelines as they expand their services and upscale the platform.
The ideal candidate will have significant experience building data structures in Python. Candidate should be familiar working in cloud based environments, and if you have migrated an on premise application into the cloud you will be strongly considered. Any experience working with large datasets in Hadoop and Spark is great as well.
Required Skills & Experience
- 3+ years’ developing data structures in Python
- SQL databases
- Experience working on cloud based applications
- Experience building data pipelines
- BS in CS or related field
Desired Skills & Experience
- Machine learning
- Web development experience
What You Will Be Doing
- 100% Python
- 75% Hands on
- 25% Collaboration/Strategy
- Competitive Salary: Up to $180K/year, DOE
You will receive the following benefits:
- Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA)
- WFH flexibility
- Paid Sick Time Leave
- Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.
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