25 Nov '20
Data Engineer/AWS Cloud

Information Technology, Gauteng Midrand

- negotiable

Senior AWS Developer Associate - Data Engineer - SA citizens only - 12 month renewable contract

We are looking for a Senior AWS Developer
Associate to join our team of cloud
developers.
• Development and Operations of applications
and features
• Working in the AGILE framework
• Meet with end users and gather
requirements.
• User training
• System testing/parallel runs
• System implementation
• System audits/quality assurance
• International Travel required 
• Propose and review system design and
evaluate Alternatives.
• Review and present proposed system
solution to IT Project Manager / Leader and
User Management or System owner.
• Develop systems solutions in line with quality
and delivery requirements
• Preparation of system/technical
documentation (as per ISO standards)

AWS Solid understanding of Components - VPC | IAM.
Above average experience/understanding of AWS Components:
• Lambda
• DynamoDB
• Param Store
• Secrets Manager
• Athena
• Glue
• CloudWatch
• Step Function
• SNS
• Code Build/Pipeline
• CloudFormation
• S3
Strong experience/understanding of:
• Python 3x
• SQL
• Py Spark
• Boto3
• Terraform
• ETL
• Docker
• Linux / Unix
• Big Data
• Oracle/PostgreSQL
• Powershell / Bash Experience working in Agile SDLC methodology. Working experience building data/ETL pipeline and data warehouse. Demonstrate expertise in data modelling SQL and NoSQL databases. Exceptional analytical skills analysing large and complex data sets.

Perform thorough testing and data validation to ensure the accuracy of data transformations. Strong written and verbal communication skills, with precise documentation. Self-driven team player with ability to work independently and multi-task. Must be an analytical and creative thinker, and an innovative problem solver. Experience building data pipeline using AWS Glue or Data Pipeline, or similar platforms. Familiar with data store such as AWS S3, and AWS RDS or DynamoDB. Experience and solid understanding of various software design patterns. Experience preparing specifications from which programs will be written, designed, coded, tested and debugged. Experience working with a distributed team. Strong organizational skills. Beneficial:
• Certification: AWS Certified Developer Associate / Solutions Architect
• Bitbucket / Git
• Jira / Confluence • Familiar with data streaming services such as Apache Kafka, Amazon Kinesis, or similar tools • CI / CD Tool (Nexus / Jenkins).

Ad Visible Until: 25 January 2021
Ref: CPT000230/MV

Vacancy Type: Permanent