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Job Description: Data Engineer - AWS Cloud Migration (12-Month Remote Contract, EU Timezone) Company Overview: We are an innovative and forward-thinking company dedicated to harnessing the power of data to drive business growth and transformation. We are seeking a skilled Data Engineer with expertise in AWS cloud migration to lead our data migration initiatives. This is a remote position with a 12-month contract duration, catering to individuals within the European Union (EU) timezone. Position Summary: As a Data Engineer specializing in AWS Cloud Migration, you will play a vital role in seamlessly migrating our data ecosystem to the AWS cloud platform. Collaborating with cross-functional teams, you will leverage your technical proficiency to ensure a smooth and efficient migration while maintaining data integrity, security, and performance. Key Responsibilities: AWS Cloud Migration:
Collaborate closely with the project team to design and execute a comprehensive strategy for migrating on-premises data systems to Amazon Web Services (AWS).
Assess existing data infrastructure, prioritize migration tasks, and develop detailed migration plans for a successful transition.
Design, implement, and optimize data pipelines, ETL processes, and workflows within the AWS environment.
Implement data validation, quality checks, and testing protocols to ensure the accuracy and reliability of migrated data.
Monitor, troubleshoot, and optimize AWS services to ensure data availability, performance, and scalability.
Transform and cleanse data from various sources to align with the requirements of the AWS cloud environment.
Collaborate with data analysts and scientists to facilitate data modeling, analytics, and reporting initiatives.
Ensure data is appropriately structured, indexed, and organized for optimal performance and accessibility.
Leverage your expertise in AWS cloud services, including AWS Glue, Amazon Redshift, and AWS Data Pipeline, to facilitate a successful migration.
Utilize your proficiency in data engineering tools and programming languages (e.g., Python, SQL) to build and manage data pipelines.
Documentation and Communication:
Document migration processes, data flows, and technical specifications to ensure knowledge retention and facilitate collaboration.
Communicate progress, challenges, and solutions effectively to stakeholders and project team members.
Provide technical guidance and support to colleagues as needed throughout the migration process.
Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field; Master's degree preferred.
Proven experience (minimum of 4 years) as a Data Engineer, with a focus on cloud migration, particularly within the AWS ecosystem.
Strong proficiency in designing and implementing data pipelines, ETL processes, and data integration strategies.
Expertise in AWS cloud services, including AWS Glue, Amazon Redshift, AWS Data Pipeline, and related tools.
Proficiency in programming languages such as Python and SQL for data manipulation and transformation.
Familiarity with data governance, security, and compliance best practices.
Excellent problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and a commitment to delivering high-quality results.
Strong communication skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
Location: Remote (EU Timezone)
If you are a motivated Data Engineer with a passion for AWS cloud migration and a proven track record of success, we encourage you to apply. Join our team and contribute to a transformative project that will shape the future of our data ecosystem.