Data Engineer

Data engineer, Data Pipelining, Hadoop, Hive, SQL, Spark (nice to have)
Contract Independent, Contract W2
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

About us

“Latitude 36” is a national, full service staffing services firm headquartered near Nashville, TN. We specialize in recruiting solutions for Information Technology and Healthcare positions. Founded in 2000, our clients include Fortune 1000 and privately-held companies. Latitude 36 acknowledges that at the end of the day, it is our consultants’ success that validates our worth. As a prospective Latitude 36 consultant, you can be assured that we will only submit you to positions that you are qualified for. We promise to get your exclusive permission prior to submitting you to each and every opportunity. We take time to know your value and have your best interest at heart – even before you sign the dotted line. As a Latitude 36 consultant, you will always receive the utmost respect, sincere gratitude and friendly service.


Our core service is staffing. Through time-tested recruiting programs, we offer you the most qualified, pre-screened, and dedicated resources to ensure you meet your business and project objectives.  We have a team of subject matter experts covering a wide range of industries and business sectors.


We are ready to get to work for you!


For more information, please visit us at


Big Data Engineer

Location: 880 W Maude Ave (LSNP), Sunnyvale CA

5 Months Contract (Possibility for extension)

Request ID: 4601-1

Mode of Interview: Face to Face interview (Must)


Job Description:

Big Data Engineering

LinkedIn was built to help professionals achieve more in their careers, and every day millions of people use our products to make connections, discover opportunities and gain insights. Our global reach means we get to make a direct impact on the world’s workforce in ways no other company can. We’re much more than a digital resume – we transform lives through innovative products and technology.

The Big Data Engineering team is responsible for building and maintaining the state-of-the-art ETL pipelines that makes this data available and accessible to the entire company to make data driven decisions. The team works closely with Data scientists, Product Managers, Executives and other key parts of the business across the globe to understand their data requirements and build appropriate solutions or platforms that meet or exceed those needs.



  • Contributing at a senior-level to the data warehouse design and data preparation by implementing a solid, robust, extensible design that supports key business flows.
  • Performing all of the necessary data transformations to populate data into a warehouse table structure that is optimized for reporting.
  • Establishing efficient design and programming patterns for engineers as well as for non-technical individuals
  • Designing, integrating and documenting technical components for seamless data extraction and analysis on our big data platform.
  • Ensuring best practices that can be adopted in Big Data stack and share across teams and BUs.
  • Working in a team environment, interact with multiple groups on a daily basis (very strong communication skills).


Desired Skills and Experience

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience in data
  • Ability to write, analyze, and debug SQL queries
  • Working experience with Hadoop projects/infrastructure
  • Experience with Data Warehouse design, ETL (Extract, Transform, Load), architecting efficient software solutions
  • Experience in the Big Data space (Hadoop Stack like M/R, HDFS, Pig, Hive, etc.)
  • Knowledge of data modeling for both data warehousing and Big Data
  • Experience working extensively in multi-petabyte data environment
  • Experience in engineering large-scale distributed systems in a production environment
  • Experience with at least one scripting language (Shell, Python, Perl etc.) a bonus
  • Experience with an OO programming language like Java a bonus.


Thank You.

Sandeep Kumar Polkam | Latitude 36 Inc. | Sr. Technical Recruiter.

Work:(510) 210-8640||

Posted By

Sandeep Polkam

Dice Id : techrp
Position Id : Bigdata@218
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