Lead Data Engineer - NYC or Boston

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    New York City

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    Software Engineering, Data Science

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    Competitive base + 10% company bonus + benefits

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Lead Data Engineer 


Intelletec has teamed up with one of the US's Leading Healthcare firms going through a massive transformation and are looking for a Lead Data Engineer, for their NYC or Massachusetts office.

  • As a key member of the Data team, you’ll get in on the ground floor and help architect a brand-new platform powered by leading big data technologies. 
  • You’ll own your work and create far-reaching impact on an Analytics platform with real revenue from enterprise customers. 
  • You will have a broad impact and true ownership
  • Data engineering team lead for large and complex projects involving multiple resources and tasks, providing individual mentoring in support of company objectives
  • Designs and develops complex and large-scale data structures and pipelines to organize, collect and standardize data to generate insights and addresses reporting needs.
  • Building real-time data pipelines using Redshift, S3, Kinesis, Spark structured streaming, Akka
  • streams, and similar stacks on leading cloud platforms.
  • Writes complex ETL (Extract / Transform / Load) processes, designs database systems and develops tools for realtime and offline analytic processing.

What You'll Bring:

  • 8+ years of related industry experience.

  • MS / Ph. D in computer science or related field

  • Advanced knowledge in Hadoop or Spark architecture, HDFS commands and experience designing & optimizing queries against data in the HDFS environment

  • Advanced knowledge in Java, Python, Hive, Cassandra, Pig, MySQL or NoSQL or similar

  • Experience with bash shell scripts, UNIX utilities & UNIX Commands

  • Proficiency with technologies such as Scala, Python, Java, Redshift, Spark, and SQL

  • Knowledge or familiarity with: Redshift, Amazon AWS, Postgres, Mysql, and/or JSON

  • Mathematical aptitude ?and mindset

  • Passion for taking huge amounts of data and making it into useful information
On Offer:
  • Competitive base salary + bonus & outstanding benefits package
  • A tight-knit team of passionate people and a tech-first business
  • Autonomy and end-to-end ownership
  • Very competitive pay, equity, full medical, dental & vision benefits and more
  • Opportunity for fast growth & promotion
  • Opportunity to work in one of our other offices