Principal Data Engineer/ Sr. Data Engeering Lead


Depends on Experience
Accepts corp to corp applications
Contract - W2
Contract - Independent
Contract - 12 Month(s)


Data Modelling
Data Architecture
Data Lake
Restful API

Job Details

Principal Data Engineer/Lead Data Engineer

Long Term Contract

Portland, OR (Can be done Remote as per PST)



  • 10+ years relevant work experience in the Data Engineering field.
  • 5+ years experience building scalable, real-time and high-performance cloud data lake solutions.
  • Strong experience with data modeling and efficient design.
  • Strong experience with programming languages such as Python and TypeScript.
  • Strong Experience with source control tools such as GitHub Actions, Terraform and related CI/CD processes.
  • Experience working with Data streaming services such as Kafka, etc.
  • Strong Experience working with NoSQL data stores and caching mechanisms such as DynamoDB, DAX, etc.
  • Strong Experience provisioning RESTful APIs to enable real-time data consumption.
  • Strong Experience working in AWS environment primarily S3, Lambdas, Redshift, Athena.
  • Strong experience with visual reporting and analytics tools like Tableau, and ETL tools such as Databricks.
  • Experience with data warehouses/RDBMS like Snowflake & Teradata.
  • Strong collaborator with experience providing guidance and mentorship to other engineers.
  • Strong understanding of algorithms, data structures, data architecture, and technical designs.
  • Proven track record of rapidly learning new technologies and developing and implementing proof of concepts and practical, working code.
  • Proven track record to influence and communicate effectively with team members and business partners.
  • Proven track record to partner with teams in solving complex problems by taking a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions. 
  • Experience working with Agile/Scrum methodology and tools like JIRA and Test Automation Frameworks.