Associate Data EngineerAssociateRemoteFull-time11 days ago

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About the job

As an Associate Data Engineer , you will have a basic understanding of all software components for the team. This role will design, develop, test, and maintain software components of moderate complexity with general instruction from senior engineers and drive tasks to completion. This role will leverage well-developed professional and technical expertise to work collaboratively on cross-functional agile teams to deliver high-quality software. 

Working in our Data Engineering teams, you will collect and analyze data to develop robust IT solutions that deliver advanced data analytics capabilities to the organization. You will develop database architectures to address business requirements, ensuring system scalability, security, performance, and reliability. Additionally, you will design and document database applications such as interfaces, data transfer mechanisms, and data partitions to enable efficient access of the generic database structure.

What will you do?

  • Demonstrate basic theories, skills, and practices to accomplish work assignments of low to medium complexity.
  • Build defined features, investigate, and fix bugs, and write tests related to software components of moderate complexity with limited instructions for new projects and work provided by leadership.
  • Initiate independent software design with guidance from others. Participate in reviewing design alternatives, problems, and solutions. 
  • Communicate status updates on individual project-based assignments to the project team. 
  • Provide professional advice on decisions or actions that may impact the outcome of a task or workflow of the team/work group.
  • Build productive internal collaborative partnerships with peers, SMEs, and decision-makers.
  • Support and comply with the company’s Quality Management System policies and procedures.
  • Uphold company mission and values through accountability, innovation, integrity, quality, and teamwork. 
  • Maintain regular and reliable attendance. 
  • Ability to act with an inclusion mindset and model these behaviors for the organization.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, or Engineering; or High School Diploma/General Education Degree and 1-3 years of relevant experience as outlined in the essential duties in lieu of Bachelor’s Degree.
  • Spark on Snowflake or Databricks 
  • Python, Scala, SQL development. 
  • ETL data pipelines.
  • Designing and implementing data modeling solutions using relational, dimensional, and/or NoSQL databases. 
  • Database architecture testing methodology, including execution of test plans, debugging, and testing scripts and tools. 
  • Big Data file formats (Parquet, Avro, Delta Lake).
  • Cloud Infrastructure services (i.e., AWS, SQS, S3, and GitLab). 
  • Agile development tools; including, but not limited to, JIRA, and Confluence repository. 
  • RestAPI development. 
  • Tableau, ideally including performance optimization. 
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential duties of the position with or without accommodation. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • To be located in Tijuana, B.C.


Hard Skills

  • Data pipelines workflow management
  • Adaptability

Soft Skills

  • Analysis and Problem Solving
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Detail Oriented / Quality of Work

Technical Skills

  • Python
  • SQL