Data Engineer

Job#: 1372208

Job Description:

Apex Systems is hiring for a Data Engineer in support of the State of Alabama! Position is located 100% on-site in Montgomery, AL. 

If this is something you are interested in hearing more about, please send an updated resume to Jordan at [email protected] and reference job #1372208.


Job Title: Data Engineer

Location: 100% on-site in Montgomery, AL


Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for gathering and assessing business information needs to support the Agencys develop of a DataOps environment.
  • Performs analyses, development and evaluation of DataOps processes and practices in a data lake/warehouse environment which includes data design, data systems, databases infrastructure/architecture, metadata and repository creation.
  • Uses data governance and data analysis tools.
  • Reviews and validates data observability processes and analysis to support data quality, integrity, and accuracy.
  •  Interacts with user community to produce data pipelines understand their data product/reporting requirements.
  • Provides technical assistance to users of the various data sources and advises users on optimal data sets effective, efficient data usage.
  • Responsible for developing solutions, preparing test scripts, and conducting tests and for data extraction, transformation, loading, and cleansing.
  • Provides technical assistance to users for data modeling formation and pipelines for optimal data delivery.
  • Maintains knowledge of software tools, languages, scripts, and shells that effectively support the data warehouse environment in different operating system environments.
  • Possesses working knowledge of Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) and data warehouse front-end tools.
  • Must have an extensive knowledge of data pipelines, date fabrics, data mesh, data warehouse and data mart concepts.


Skills Required

  • Working with data fabric and data mesh architectural design, development and support in multi-platform environments.
  • Working on multiple projects as a team member and may lead projects of moderate complexity.
  • Assembling large, complex sets of data that meet non-functional and functional business requirements.
  • Creating and maintaining an optimal pipeline architecture, typical duties and responsibilities for a Data Engineer position may include: Identifying, designing and implementing internal process improvements including re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, optimizing data delivery and automating manual processes.
  • Building required infrastructure for optimal extraction, transformation and loading of data from various data sources using AWS and SQL technologies.
  • Building analytical tools to utilize the data pipeline, providing actionable insight into key business performance metrics including operational efficiency and customer acquisition.
  • Working with stakeholders including data, design, product and executive teams and assisting them with data-related technical issues.
  • Working with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to support their data infrastructure needs while assisting with data-related technical issues.
  • May coach more junior technical staff.


Experience Required

  • 3-5 years in a professional level role with progressive experience as a member of a DataOPS team or unit.
  • Knowledge of programming languages in combination with business needs to design, monitor and update data systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills for interaction with various LOBs to address technical problems or data needs.
  • An investigative mindset that enables them to troubleshoot issues with data systems and isolate defects in data process or software.


Experience Preferred

  • 1-2 years experience in implementing practices outlined in Data Management Book of Knowledge (DMBOK).
  • Experience working in a Health Care delivery or Payer environment such as an Medicaid, Medicare, or Integrated Health System.


Education Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Montgomery, AL, US

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Date Posted:
September 19, 2023