Senior Developer - AWS Glue/Python

Standort: Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey Gehalt: US$90 - US$100 per hour
Bereich: Pharma & Health Bereich: Freiberufler
Reference #: CR/065178_1571165000


work is on site in Woodcliff NJ (no remote option)

local candidates preferred as no expenses are allotted for this role.

The developer must have the ability to independently translate ideas, data requests and requirements into solutions using tools such as Python, R, SQL. Overall the developer will be responsible for:

Job Responsibilities
* Developing AWS Glue and Python scripts to process, codify, cleanse, load and enrich datasets in different formats through Data Engineering skills
* Migrate large On-Premise data stores to consistent formatting on AWS S3, and make them searchable in a robust Data Catalog for use by Data Scientists and Analysts
* Install, configure and maintain various programming tools in an AWS Cloud
* Produce and maintain documents and metadata related to his/her deliverables
* Participate in ideation sessions within IT and Business, and translate them quickly to agile data solutions
* Collaborate with eClinical vendors, AWS, Eisai IT on an as-needed basis
* Design and build solutions consistent with overall solution architecture and data governance, and collaborate on areas where the solution architecture can be improved/accelerated
* Use formatting to columnar data and compression to maximize performance and minimize costs

* Life Sciences - Clinical background preferred
* 3+ years of experience in statistical analysis tools such as SAS and Python (must)
* Experience with Data Engineering in an AWS Lake Formation environment (S3, IAM, Glue, Athena, Redshift/Spectrum, Data Catalog, SageMaker) including configuration and security concerns is required
* Other technologies: Kafka, Restful APIs, PostgreSQL, Hadoop, Spark are plusses
* Experience with iPaaS solutions (Mulesoft/Boomi) is strongly desired
* Experience in leveraging AI and Machine Learning for analysis of complex and large datasets is preferred
* SQL programming skills required
* Ability to rapidly pick up and integrate new programming tools and technologies
* Bachelors degree in related field preferred