Data Engineering Lead

Engineering, Apache, SQL, Python, Programming, Data Warehouse
Full Time
Work from home available

Job Description


We have an exciting opportunity with our prestigious client, an industry leading integrator who provides a wide range of services and solutions to the Federal Government. They have a contract opening for a talented Data Engineering Lead to work on a project that manages retirement assets for more than 5 million Federal Government employees and servicemembers. In this role, you will be responsible for the implementation an end-to-end data pipeline for the program specific analytics platform. Your experience and understanding of ETL processes are key to your success.

This position is located in Washington, DC or San Antonio, TX, with work being performed REMOTELY due to COVID. Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must be U.S. Citizens and be able to pass the client's background check.


  • Own the ETL pipeline process, monitor and troubleshoot task and workflow scheduling/run
  • Write python script to automate schema conversion, table definition and load script generation
  • Write scripts to log errors using AWS CloudWatch


  • 5+ years of experience with Extract Transform Load (ETL)
  • 2+ years of experience with the following:
    • Apache Spark
    • AWS Redshift
  • Solid understanding of using AWS Simple Storage Service (S3)
  • Strong SQL knowledge for testing and troubleshooting
  • Per our Federal Government Contract, candidates must be U.S. Citizens and be able to pass the client's background check

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience with the following:
    • Python Programming Language
    • Snowflake Data Warehouse
  • AWS CloudWatch

4 Reasons to Join The Squires Group, Inc.:

1. Our Commitment to You - We offer competitive pay, multi-year projects, and a list of exciting clients.

2. Work-Life Balance - We work hard; we work smart and have quality time for family and "life."

3. Golden Rule - We treat our consultants the way we want to be treated: with integrity, professionalism, and trust.

4. We Care About You - We help you meet your career goals and continuously support your efforts in the field.

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The Squires Group will pay you up to $3000 for every qualified professional that you refer and we place. If you see a position posted by The Squires Group and know the perfect person for the job, please send us your referral. For more information, go to .

The Squires Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Dice Id : 10115109
Position Id : 2021-10583
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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