Senior Data Engineer

Poznań, Wrocław, Warszawa, Kraków, Łódź, Katowice, Bydgoszcz, Poland
Engineering, Full-Time

We are digital builders born in the cloud and currently, we are looking for a Senior Data Engineer.

Joining Nordcloud is the chance of a lifetime to leave your mark on the European IT industry! We use an agile, cloud-native approach to empower clients to seize the full potential of the public cloud. 

Your daily work:

  • Designing, architecting, and implementing modern cloud-based pipelines for our customers
  • Making data accessible and usable for a new wave of data-powered apps and services

Your skills and attributes of success:

  • 5+ years of professional programming experience and hands-on experience in building modern data platforms/pipelines
  • At least one programming language: Python / Scala / Java
  • Experience in job orchestration (Airflow, Composer, etc.)
  • OPS knowledge – Kubernetes/Docker/CI/CD – how to efficiently put things into prod
  • Basic IaaC skills (Terraform or similar tools)
  • Testing skills (writing automated tests / data quality checks)
  • Basic low-tech data analytics skills – Excel/pandas
  • At least two of the following skill sets:
    • Experience in one of the major Cloud Hyperscalers (AWS / Azure / Google Cloud)
      • Experience in Data Engineering related technology stack (Azure Synapse, ADF, AWS Glue, Google Big Query – this is not an exhaustive list)
      • Good knowledge of data storage and processing engines in the selected Cloud provider
    • Experience in Big Data Technologies (in the cloud or on-prem)
      • Spark (Scala or pySpark)
      • Hadoop, HDFS, Hive/Impala, Pig
      • Familiarity with Big Data file formats
      • Selecting appropriate database engine for various use cases
    • Experience in SQL
      • Data modeling (Kimball, Inmon, Data Vault, etc.)
      • Advanced SQL in any SQL dialect
        • ANSI SQL/specific database specific dialects
        • Spark SQL
        • Hive / Impala
        • Presto / Trino
      • Experience in building ETL processes for data warehousing solutions
  • Consultancy experience
  • Previous experience gained in mid-size/large, international companies
  • Fluent communication skills in English

    Your super-powers (we’d consider any of these as a big plus):

      • Knowledge of more than one cloud
      • Experience with MongoDB or Cassandra
      • Familiarity with data lake architectures
      • Experience with Databricks or Snowflake
      • Active (knowledge-proven) certificates

      If you don’t meet all of the desired criteria, but still fit most of the requirements, we encourage you to apply anyway. Let’s find out together if we are a good fit for each other!

        What do we offer in return?

        • A highly skilled multinational team
        • Individual training budget and exam fees for partner certifications (Azure, AWS, Google Cloud) and additional certification bonus covered by Nordcloud
        • Access to join and the possibility to create knowledge-sharing sessions within a community of leading cloud professionals
        • Flexible working hours and freedom to choose your tools (laptop and smartphone) and ways of working
        • Freedom to work fully remotely within the country of Poland
        • Local benefits such as health care, life insurance, a cafeteria system, and a virtual assistant (AskHenry)

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          Ukrainians and those fleeing the Ukrainian war, are welcome to apply, we will support you with your work visa process.

          About Nordcloud

          Nordcloud, an IBM company, is a European leader in cloud advisory, implementation, application development, managed services, and training. It’s a recognized cloud-native pioneer with a proven track record of helping organizations leverage the public cloud in a way that balances quick wins, immediate savings, and sustainable value. Nordcloud is triple-certified across Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and Amazon Web Services – and is a Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Public Cloud IT Transformation Services. Nordcloud has 10 European hubs, over 1500 employees, and counting, and has delivered over 1,000 successful cloud projects.

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