AWS Data Engineer


On Site
Contract - W2
Contract - 12+ mo(s)



Job Details

At NTT DATA, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees have been key factors in our company s growth and market presence. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA and for the people who work here.

For more than 25 years, NTT DATA Services have focused on impacting the core of your business operations with industry-leading outsourcing services and automation. With our industry-specific platforms, we deliver continuous value addition, and innovation that will improve your business outcomes. Outsourcing is not just a method of gaining a one-time cost advantage, but an effective strategy for gaining and maintaining competitive advantages when executed as part of an overall sourcing strategy.

NTT Data is assisting our healthcare client with recruiting efforts for a 12- month remote AWS Data Engineer role. **W2 ONLY**

Location: Raleigh, NC.

Job Summary
The AWS Data Engineer is to focus on a Data Modernization Project. This role entails designing and building scalable and optimized data pipelines using key AWS components like Glue, S3, Lambda and Redshift Serverless. The engineer should be comfortable with Python and Scala coding as required. The engineer should have a strong understanding of security best practices in relation to developing and maintaining data pipelines. Also required, is an understanding of data warehouse design best practices using the AWS stack. Prior Healthcare experience pertaining to claims, eligibility and clinical data sets is highly preferred.

Essential Duties
- Work collaboratively with senior leadership and other team members to design, build and maintain optimized data pipelines using Glue (Python/Scala), S3, Lambda and Redshift
- Maintain good code documentation and adhere to software lifecycle expectations including applicable configuration control (using Gitlab)
- Have a design, code, unit test, document results mentality to all data pipeline code being developed before handing off to Quality control team for further testing
- Professionally effective within a fast paced and business objective driven environment, self-managing deliverables and maintaining accountability to self and the team
- Work collaboratively with stakeholders like Project Management, Vendor/Customer partners, other business function representatives and end users in an Agile/Waterfall hybrid delivery environment
- Work with the Infrastructure team members as required to meet deliverables

- 5+ year's experience in developing data pipelines of which utilizing AWS components
- 3+ years of experience with AWS components
- Python and Scala coding experience
- Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
- Understanding of data warehouse design best practices using the AWS stack

- Healthcare experience pertaining to claims, eligibility and clinical data sets is highly preferred
- Knowledge of FHIR/HL7 preferred

About NTT DATA Services:

NTT DATA Services is a recognized leader in IT and business services, including cloud, data and applications, headquartered in Texas. As part of NTT DATA, a $30 billion trusted global innovator with a combined global reach of over 80 countries, we help clients transform through business and technology consulting, industry and digital solutions, applications development and management, managed edge-to-cloud infrastructure services, BPO, systems integration and global data centers. We are committed to our clients' long-term success. Visit or LinkedIn to learn more.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

Where required by law, NTT DATA provides a reasonable range of compensation for specific roles. The starting hourly range for this remote role is ($48-$53 Hourly). This range reflects the minimum and maximum target compensation for the position across all US locations. Actual compensation will depend on several factors, including the candidate's actual work location, relevant experience, technical skills, and other qualifications.

This position is eligible for company benefits that will depend on the nature of the role offered. Company benefits may include medical, dental, and vision insurance, flexible spending or health savings account, life, and AD&D insurance, short-and long-term disability coverage, paid time off, employee assistance, participation in a 401k program with company match, and additional voluntary or legally required benefits.

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