Data Engineer/Architect

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Odyssey Information Services
Analytics, MySQL, SQL, Python, ETL, Data management, Data integrity, Data analysis, Data engineering, Tableau, Database, Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Windows Azure, Amazon Web Services, Big data, Apache Kafka, Apache Hadoop, Data architecture, OOP, C#, Automation, Data flow, kubernetes, data lake, Apache Hive, Data science, R, API
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

*A fast-growing & close knit company in Houston, TX is looking for local candidates to apply for their Data Architect position!!*

Open to LOCAL Houston candidates only. Flex scheduling available (must be able to work onsite at least 2-3 days a week)


They are looking for someone with a strong data engineering background to bring forth strong experience with Data Analytics, Python, Azure, & ETL processes.

  • Monitor/maintain existing data throughout the ETL processes
  • Work with Data Scientists in leading novel data ingestion
  • Develop/model/design datasets and databases to support reporting and analytics
  • Use public APIs for querying data and configuring for use in relational databases by other personnel
  • Manage technical dependencies/limitations that delay Data Science work
  • Debug issues with automated data flows and ETL processes
  • Investigate new products to improve data integrity, processing, and automation
  • Work with and assist the Data Science team


  • Excellent data engineering and ETL background
  • Familiarity of programming codes and concepts
  • Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS) or Masters (preferred)
  • Technical background knowledge in: statistics, computer science, math, engineering, or other related
  • Strong Microsoft Azure or similar (AWS, etc) experience required
  • Minimum 2-5 years experience in data engineering/data strategy/data management, programming in C# or an equivalent OOP language, and development experience w/ MySQL or MS Sql Server
  • Experience with analysis tools such as SQL/R/Python
  • Experience collecting data points and performance optimizations at database/application level
  • Data visualization (Tableau, Looker, MicroStrategy, etc) and Big Data tools (Hadoop, Hive, Kafka, etc) experience a plus!
  • Experience with Kubernetes a plus!

Company Information

For nearly 20 years, we have been partnering with clients across the country to provide enterprise IT consulting, recruiting, and professional and managed service projects. At Odyssey Information Services, we don’t believe in a one-solution-fits-all approach. We know every business is unique. That’s why we’ll take the time to listen to your technology concerns, learn about what’s important to your business and understand your company’s expectations. From there, we’ll work together to develop a sustainable plan that is fully customized to overcome your specific IT challenges and reach your goals.

Dice Id : odysseyi
Position Id : 7146451
Originally Posted : 2 months ago