Data Engineer

Information Technology
Oil & Gas
Houston, Texas
Job ID:
Nitesh Kumar

Ian Martin PBC is a global supplier of technical talent in the Oil & Gas, Information Technology, Power & Energy, Healthcare, and Manufacturing Industries.

Our #1 client in the Houston area is looking for a Data architecture or Data Engineer immediately.


Job Tittle: Data architecture or Data Engineer

Location: Houston, TX 77056

Duration : 6 months contract


Job Description:

  • As a Data Engineer, you’ll help ingest, transform and store clean and enriched data in ready for business intelligence consumption.
  • Participates in conceptual, logical data modeling and physical design, database implementation, maintenance and support. Will also manage others within the functional teams/units of the database organization. 7-10 years of experience.


***Must have Databricks, ADF experience***


  • Data Engineer role (5+ years), with a Graduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or another quantitative field
  • Build and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture.
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, data quality checks, minimize Cloud cost, etc.
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL, Data Bricks, No-SQL
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
  • Document and communicate standard methods and tools used.
  • Work with other data engineers, data ingestion specialists, and experts across the company to consolidate methods and tool standards where practical.
  • Experience using the following software/tools: Big data tools: Hadoop, HDI, & Spark, Relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including COSMOS, Data pipeline and workflow management tools: Data Bricks (Spark), ADF, Dataflow, Microsoft Azure, Stream-processing systems: Storm, Streaming-Analytics, IoT Hub, Event HubObject-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Scala, SQL


What you’ll do

  • Work independently on complex data engineering problems to support data science strategy of products
  • Use broad and deep technical knowledge in the data engineering space to tackle complex data problems for product teams, with a core focus on using technical expertise
  • Improve the data availability by acting as a liaison between Lab teams and source systems
  • Collect, blend, and transform data using ETL tools, database management system tools, and code development
  • Implement data models and structures data in ready-for business consumption formats
  • Aggregate data across various warehousing models (e.g. OLAP cubes, star schemas, etc.) for BI purposes
  • Collaborate with business teams and understand how data needs to be structured for consumption.