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Full-Time

Data Engineer

Posted on 7/9/2024

MBTA

MBTA

1,001-5,000 employees

Public transit system in Boston area

Compensation Overview

$75 - $98Hourly

Mid, Senior, Expert

Boston, MA, USA

Category
Data Engineering
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Python
Git
SQL
AWS
Pandas
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Terraform for infrastructure as code practices
  • Data management on local environments
  • AWS resource utilization
  • Continuous integration pipelines
  • Data pipeline architecture
  • Datasource quality analysis
  • Data manipulation like Pandas/Polars
  • Containerization and deployment
  • Data modeling
  • Git workflows and PR review
  • Business requirement technology translation
  • SQL queries and performance optimization
  • Python programming
  • Communication skills
  • Analytical thinking
  • AWS data tools
  • Data formats, such as Parquet
  • Experience with cross-language data platforms like Arrow
  • Advanced knowledge in data structure optimization and schema design
Responsibilities
  • Architect data solutions using modern engineering principles
  • Ensure scalability and reliability of data architecture
  • Design structures supporting business logic and analytical needs
  • Optimize data processing and retrieval performance
  • Collaborate effectively within the team and broader organization

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) operates a comprehensive public transit system in the Boston area, integrating technologies like subway trains, buses, and ferries. Working at MBTA provides the opportunity to contribute to a crucial service that supports the daily commutes of millions, ensuring effective and accessible transportation solutions. The MBTA's commitment to maintaining and enhancing transit infrastructure also offers employees a chance to be part of a team that is essential to the everyday life and economy of the region.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

1964

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

23%

Benefits

Health insurance

Life insurance

Long-term disability insurance

Dental and vision insurance

Paid vacation, sick time, and holidays

Flexible spending accounts

Retirement plans