AWS Data Engineer

Lafayette, LA

AWS Data Engineer

Category: Software Development/ Engineering

Main location: United States, Louisiana, Lafayette

Position ID: J1223-1332

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

The best version of us starts with You!

Candidate will get an opportunity to work with a highly skilled team on the latest technologies. It helps the candidate to shape the career with matured agile project delivery, sophisticated Tech stack process.

Want to leverage your experience and development skills in the Healthcare industry, CGI is seeking an AWS Data Engineer who can bring in expertise and industry standard methodologies define better development.

This role can be performed from Bloomfield or Hartford, CT, Raleigh or Cary, NC, Austin or Rollingwood, TX, Chattanooga, TN or Lafayette, LA.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

Resource will be a key contributor to our Services practice and will have the below responsibilities:

Work with technical development team and team lead to understand desired application capabilities.

Continuously improve software engineering practices.

Work within and across Agile teams to test and support technical solutions across a full-stack of development tools and technologies.

Develop applications in AWS - data and analytics technologies including but not limited to Glue, EMR, Lambda, Step Functions, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, SNS, SQS, S3, VPC, EC2, RDS, IAM.

Candidate would need to do development using application development by lifecycles, & continuous integration/deployment practices.

Working to integrate open-source components into data-analytic solutions.

Working with vendors to improve tool capabilities to meet enterprise needs.

Willingness to continuously learn & share lessons with others.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

Candidate should have Hands on experience with AWS services such as Glue, EMR, Lambda, Step Functions, CloudTrail, CloudWatch, SNS, SQS, S3, VPC, EC2, RDS, IAM.

Proficient in at least one programming language (Python, Scala, Java etc)

Experience in ETL / Data application development and version control systems such as Git.

Knowledge of application development lifecycles, & continuous integration/deployment practices.

5 - 7 years' experience delivering and operating large scale, highly visible distributed systems.

Knowledge of IAC using terraform is helpful.

Education: Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.

Snowflake MPP and graph database experience is helpful but not mandatory.





  • SQL

  • Java

  • Python

  • Terraform

  • Scala

What you can expect from us:

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