Azure Data Specialist
Job Title: Azure Data Specialist
Location: Edison, NJ (Remote for now)
Position Type: Longterm contract
About VLink: Started in 2006 and headquartered in Connecticut, VLink is one of the fastest growing digital technology services and consulting companies. Since its inception, our innovative team members have been solving the most complex business, and IT challenges of our global clients.
Primary Skills: Azure data factory (ADF), Data lake , Azure databricks, ETL, Spark & Python
” Min 6+ years of IT experience, including experience in designing Azure data platform with large scale implementation experience.
” Minimum 4+ years of experience in Azure cloud technology & Data Modelling
” Hands-on-experience developing enterprise solutions using designing and building frameworks, enterprise patterns, database design, data modelling and development in: Azure (Azure data factory for
ingestion, Data lake gen 2 and Azure SQL server for storage, Azure analysis service for transformations, Azure databricks)
” Strong experience in spark, Python, Pyspark ETL
” Must have a good understanding of configuration of Event Hub.
” Able to analyze the quality, granularity of real-time streaming data coming from IOT devices.
” Knowledge of HDInsight’s ETL. Able to validate and suggest best practices of existing HDInsight’s ETL.
” Comparison among various ETL tools like Databricks and ADF
” Knowledge of Colibra as data governance tool and validate the existing quality of metadata catalog
” Exposure to Frameworks, reusable components, accelerators, CI/CD automation
” Strong experience in data analysis, profiling and data modelling. This should include use of modern technologies, methodologies, patterns and industry standards
” Experience consulting and implementing data governance and data quality management
” Strong analytical and quantitative problem-solving ability
” Ability to profile data, assess data quality in the context of business rules, and incorporate validation and certification mechanism to ensure data quality.
” Excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills required.
” Collaborate with Scrum Master and PMO to organize deliverables into phases and sprints; drive estimation and sizing, contribute actively to planning and scheduling the solution implementation.
” Strong interpersonal and communication skills: ability to tell a clear, concise, actionable story with data, to folks across various levels of the company
EEO, ADA, FMLA Compliant
VLink is an equal opportunity employer. At VLink, we are committed to embracing diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion. VLink does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, or discharge, will be decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, performance, and business needs.
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