Managed Services Data Engineer
Posted on 8/31/2023

501-1,000 employees

Microsoft Azure consulting firm that offers comprehensive cloud services.
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Microsoft Azure
Power BI
Data & Analytics
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field, or equivalent certification
  • Experience working in a support role and understanding standard support processes (i.e. ITIL)
  • 2 - 4 years working with data and business intelligence solutions on the Microsoft tool stack for Business Intelligence (ADF, SQL DW, Synapse, Databricks, etc.)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • A passion for problem solving and learning new technologies
  • Client relationship skills and experience managing vendors
  • Strong desire for personal development and learning, including commitment to continuously upgrading your technical skills as the data landscape change
  • Experience maintaining and troubleshooting production database server issues
  • Experience with Azure SQL PaaS services(e.g. Azure SQL Managed Instance, Azure SQL DB, Azure DB for PostreSQL, etc.)
  • Understanding of security roles and how to implement database security
  • Experienced running production database server environments including: maintenance, performance optimization, backup/restore, analysis and troubleshooting
  • Work remote, but not alone - with a team filled top to bottom with data analytics professionals
  • Support of client's Azure Data platform and Power BI Environment, including response to any escalations while helping to analyze and resolve incidents for customers environment
  • Consult, develop and advise on solutions in Microsoft Azure with tools such as Databricks, Synapse, Data Factory, Data Lake, Data Warehouse
  • Consistently learn, apply, and refine skills around data engineering and some database administration (DBA)
  • Design and deploy data pipelines, models, and AI-driven solutions for clients in various industries
  • Work with clients on Database Migrations, High Availability and Disaster Recovery solutions, SQL and Windows Clustering solutions, Monitoring, Backup/Recovery solutions, Security and Performance Tuning including remediation on performance blockers
  • Communicate ticket status information to all associated parties and escalate cases as appropriate
  • Interact with clients to identify issues, troubleshoot expediently, and follow up on issues via e-mail, ticketing system, and phone calls. Communicate technical issues and solutions with clients in business terms
  • Configure, administer, tune and develop client's data environment based on contracted services
  • Create and maintain updated documentation for each client's environment
  • Promote best practices for clients and internally to enhance and improve organizational processes
  • Participate in recurring discussions with clients to review current issues and to propose possible solutions
Desired Qualifications
  • Previous DBA experience and knowledge of Kusto Query Language (KQL) is a plus