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Lead Data Engineer for a Software Company

Lead Data Engineer for a Software Company 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

Currently, we're looking for a remote Lead Data Engineer with 5+ years of Data Engineering experience, and Google Cloud Platform expertise to join our team.

The customer is a German multinational software corporation that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations.

The main pool of tasks is associated with the migration of on-premises data services into the Google Cloud Platform.


  • Designing the architecture for data services technologies in GCP and providing subject matter expertise input into the overall migration plan
    • Configuring data replication for the technologies in scope to move the data to Google Cloud Platform
      • Building Terraform and Ansible scripts to build and deploy database infrastructure and instances
        • Analyzing automation, monitoring, and tooling gaps in the Data Services infrastructure and designing and building processes and solutions to address
          • Driving innovation and the adoption of new technologies in the organization to increase operational efficiency, scalability, agility, and continuous improvement feedback loops
            • Building relationships with engineering colleagues and collaborating on application design


              • 5+ years of Data Engineering experience
                • Experience with building infrastructure and services in Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and migration experience from on-premises data centers to GCP
                  • Experience with automating infrastructure deployments using Terraform, Ansible, Salt, Jenkins, and Rundeck
                    • Demonstrated programming skills in one or more of: Python, Perl, Ruby, Java, C, specifically for infrastructure automation
                      • Obsessively detail oriented
                        • Willingness to take the initiative to contribute beyond your own responsibilities
                          • Ability and interest to learn and deploy new technology quickly


                            • Hana, Hadoop, Redis, Kafka, InfluxDB, PostgreSQL, and Cassandra

                              Benefits in eligible locations


                              For you

                              • Prepaid Medicine with Colsanitas for you and your legal dependents 
                              • MetLife Life Insurance for you 
                              • Thousands of projects for top brands
                              • Stable income

                              For your comfortable work

                              • 100% remote work forever
                              • Free licensed software
                              • Possibility to work on your own device (BYOD)
                              • Stable workload
                              • Relocation opportunities
                              • Flexible engagement models

                              For your growth

                              • Free trainings for technical and soft skills
                              • Free access to LinkedIn Learning platform
                              • Support from a personal Skill Advisor
                              • Language courses
                              • Free access to internal and external e-Libraries
                              • Access to internal communities and competency centers
                              • Certification opportunities

                              40 hrs/week

                              Hours per week

                              12+ months

                              Project length


                              Locations eligible for the position