Data Engineer

Full-time Kansas City, MO

We’re looking for a Data Engineer to join our client's team in their Kansas City office.  Our client has a diverse group of open-minded, hardworking individuals who know how to both have fun and get things done.  Their infrastructure is 100% cloud based, leveraging a wide array of open source and commercial technologies.  

As an integral part of the team, a Senior Data Engineer will:

      Compose performant & resilient data pipelines from myriad data sources

      Lead the design & implementation of data lake & data warehouse architectures

      Define and develop data quality & lifecycle best practices

      Thrive in a fast-paced, agile work environment

      Exhibit ownership and a sense of pride in your performance and contribution to our success


      Build and manage efficient, scalable ETL pipelines in the AWS cloud

      Architect and implement a multi-tenant data lake and data warehouse

      Automate the integrations of data from a variety of heterogeneous data sources

      Develop and improve data quality and cleansing procedures

      Collaborate with engineering and client services teams on data acquisition and automation opportunities

      Proactively meet standards for information security and compliance

      Research the latest data platforms and architectures, and their relevance to solving our challenges



      5+ years Data / ETL Engineering & integration experience

      5+ years experience with Python software development

      Experience with scalable data warehouses such as AWS Redshift

      Experience with ETL / dependency management frameworks such as Airflow

      Comfortable working with the Linux command line

      Data modeling skills with a focus on data warehousing

      Effective interpersonal skills, with the ability to distill complex ideas, and to influence and set a collaborative cadence for the team



      The following benefits are offered for this position free of cost:

o   Healthcare

o   Dental insurance

o   Vision insurance

o   Life/AD&D insurance

o   Short-term disability

o   Long-term disability

      Employee bonus program tied to company performance

      Company involvement in non-profit organizations directly benefiting the Kansas City area

      Employee Morale Program

      Retirement Plan with Employer Match

      Monthly communication allowance

      Flexible work schedules

      Paid holidays

      Paid vacation time