Data Engineer (Snowflake and AWS)

Bloomfield, CT

Data Engineer (Snowflake and AWS)

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Connecticut, Bloomfield

Position ID: J0624-0854

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description:

CGI is looking for an experienced Data Engineer with solid hands-on experience in Snowflake and AWS.

If you are looking for a new challenge and want to make a difference in the Healthcare Industry, this role is for you.

This role must be performed from Bloomfield, CT in a hybrid model (3 days per week on client site).

Your future duties and responsibilities:

As a skilled Snowflake expert, you’ll play a crucial role in enhancing data management and performance within a migration project.

Proactively design and engineer data solutions, collaborating with onshore and offshore teams

Develop Snow Pipe and complex data transformations using Snow SQL.

Optimize performance through Snowflake external tables, staging, and scheduler.

Understand Snowflake Time travel concepts and zero-copy cloning.

Work with AWS, Gitlab, Docker, and Kubernetes.

Communicate effectively with business analysts and technical stakeholders.

Perform maintenance support in a production environment.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Strong development hands-on background in creating Snow pipe, and complex data transformations and manipulations using Snow Pipe, Snow SQL

• Hands-on experience with Snowflake external tables concepts, Staging, Snow scheduler & performance tuning.

• Good understanding of Snowflake Time travel concepts and zero-copy cloning, Network policies, clustering, and tasks

• 5+ year experience working in snowflake, SAS, AWS skills

• Hands-on experience in development, deployment and operation of data technologies and platforms such as:

o Integration using APIs, micro-services and ETL patterns

o Low latency/Streaming, batch and micro batch processing

o Data platforms such as Hadoop, Hive, Redshift or Snowflake

o Cloud Services such as AWS

o Cloud query services such as Athena

o DevOps Platforms such as Gitlab

o Containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes

o Orchestration solutions such as Airflow

• Deep knowledge of key non-functional requirements such as availability, scalability, operability, and maintainability

• Deep knowledge of SQL

• OS knowledge particularly Linux

• Responsible for planning, highlighting, and implementing possible improvements for existing and new applications.

Good to have:

• Relevant professional qualification such as AWS Certifications, SnowPro Core certification, etc.

• Migration experience to Snowflake

• Hands on experience with Oracle RDBMS

• Exposure to Streamsets, DBT or other ETL tool

Education: Bachelors in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline.




CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $60,300- $165,200.

At CGI we call our professionals “members” to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI’s benefits include:

• Competitive base salaries

• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category

• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members

• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans

• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;

• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.


  • Unix

  • Snowflake

  • SQL

What you can expect from us:

Together, as owners, let’s turn meaningful insights into action.

Life at CGI is rooted in ownership, teamwork, respect and belonging. Here, you’ll reach your full potential because…

You are invited to be an owner from day 1 as we work together to bring our Dream to life. That’s why we call ourselves CGI Partners rather than employees. We benefit from our collective success and actively shape our company’s strategy and direction.

Your work creates value. You’ll develop innovative solutions and build relationships with teammates and clients while accessing global capabilities to scale your ideas, embrace new opportunities, and benefit from expansive industry and technology expertise.

You’ll shape your career by joining a company built to grow and last. You’ll be supported by leaders who care about your health and well-being and provide you with opportunities to deepen your skills and broaden your horizons.

Come join our team—one of the largest IT and business consulting services firms in the world.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, height, weight, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

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