Senior Data Engineer

EtiVenture, Inc. - Seattle, WA


We are seeking a highly skilled Senior Data Engineer for a senior position with our client. Candidate must have extensive hands on data warehouse, ETL and modeling experience. The ideal candidate will have 7 years of experience in database development and an expert in writing SQL Queries and Stored Procedures for loading data into data warehouse/marts.
Qualifications of Senior Data Engineer:

  • Minimum of seven (7) years of database development experience.
  • Knowledge with source system tables EPIC and/or CERNER preferred but not required.
  • Strong data analysis and modeling experience required.
  • Can effectively work with business users and other technical team members.
  • Be able to lead data efforts from a technical aspect providing solutions to handle data issues.
  • Must be an expert in writing SQL Queries and Stored Procedures for loading data into data warehouse and data marts.
  • In depth understanding of Data Warehousing concepts and experience in creating data warehouse star schemas with Kimball methodology.
  • Solid understanding of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and version/source control disciplines.
  • Understanding in working in an Agile/Scrum Project Development environment.
  • Must be able to perform impact data analysis and data profiling on source data systems and determine best way to model data.
  • The ability to work effectively within a team environment and as an lead SQL developer but individual contributor.
  • Ability to perform peer code reviews, troubleshoot and solve problems independently and/or collaboratively
  • Ability to work with business users to translate business requirements into technical specifications
  • Understand complex logic and solve data issues by coming up with sound technical solutions.

Requirements of Senior Data Engineer:

  • Must have solid written and verbal and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Collaborative, team-first mentality with the ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical users, and team members.
  • Must be able to produce thorough technical design documents, test plans and documented results.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related technical degree.
  • SQL related certifications preferred
  • Work references will be requested.
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States.

Preferred Experience of Senior Data Engineer

  • Data Warehouse: 5 years (Preferred)
  • SDLC: 1 year (Preferred)
  • DataStage or similar ETL tool
  • SQL: 5 year (Preferred)
  • Netezza: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Teradata or other MPP systems

Must be authorized to work in the United States

Job Type: Contract


  • SDLC: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Netezza: 3 years (Preferred)
  • SQL: 7 years (Preferred)
  • Data Modeling: 3 years (Preferred)
  • ETL: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Seattle, WA (Required)

Contract Renewal:

  • Likely

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture