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Sr. Data Engineer/Database Developer in Houston, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 4/15/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  951026

Sr. Data Engineer/Database Developer – (Houston, Texas)


Apex Systems, nation’s 2nd largest IT Staffing firm, is looking to hire a Sr. Data Engineer/Database Developer on a 6 month contract basis in Houston.


Position Overview


  • The Data Engineer Database Developer manages the CARS data foundation and related processes for optimized performance in alignment with CARS vision, principles, architecture and standards.
  • Provides ongoing improvement of support processes.
  • Ensures solutions align with vision, principles, architecture, and standards.
  • Ensures information protection and security.
  • Evaluates and recommends system upgrades and capacity adjustments
  • Designs data model and processes for new content and/or optimized performance of an analytical solution from ingestion to consumption by end user
  • Delivers viable relational and dimensional models that conform and integrate in the approved target architecture
  • Assess business requirements and data sources to determine the best design to ingest, transform, structure, and provide data for analytics tools
  • Works with the CARS data foundation owner to validate design and integration of new content -Provides data design artifacts and documentation
  • Contributes to the application lifecycle management of the CARS asset including planning and implementing migration to the cloud
  • Experience in data architecture
  • Experience in data modeling
  • Creating and implementing relational and dimensional data models
  • Experience with analytics solution architecture and analytics solutions development
  • Experience with creating and implementing data designs
  • Experience with data integration between systems
  • ETL strategies, SSIS, Dell Boomi
  • Experience with traditional BI and/or big data ecosystems
  • Experience working within Software Development Lifecycle is required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft SQL Server, SQL and SQL Scripting, T-SQL, SQL Server Management Studio, SSIS, TFS (Team Foundation Server)
  • Knowledge of data warehousing philosophies (Kimball/Inmon) to execute data management strategy
  • Experience working with Agile
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or equivalent

*Please note that as a contract employee with Apex Systems, you'd be eligible for Health, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance; Short Term Disability; Hospitalization Coverage; Direct Deposit; Weekly Pay; Training and Development Programs; Corporate Discounts/Perks and our Referral Program.*









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