AWS Data Engineer

AWS Data Engineer

Latvia - Riga - Full-time - Engineering

Improve the way people and companies work. Forever.
We are Emergn. We are a different type of services company. We are passionate about helping companies build better products.
Our work is complex. Helping our customers solve their hardest problems, in order that they can build better products, is both stimulating and challenging. To serve our clients well, we are building a diverse and talented, global team, who focus on supporting their colleagues, delighting our clients and upholding the Emergn Way with pride. In return, we are focused on providing our people with interesting and meaningful work, in an environment where they feel respected, appreciated and rewarded for their contributions.
We are currently seeking a Data Engineer to join the team on an exciting and challenging client engagement.
What you will be doing:
  • Collaborate with business, engineers, and product managers to understand data needs.
  • Interface with other technology teams to extract, transform, and load data from a wide variety of data sources using cloud-native data engineering principles
  • Design, build, and scale data pipelines across a variety of source systems and streams (internal, third-party, as well as cloud-based), distributed/elastic environments, and downstream applications and/or self-service solutions
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Implement the appropriate design patterns while optimizing performance, cost, security, and scale and end user experience.
  • Participate in development sprints, demos, and retrospectives, as well as release and deployment.
What we are looking for:
  • Knowledge and expertise with design, implementation and maintenance of data ingestion pipelines using such AWS technologies as EC2/S3/RDS/Lambda, Glue/GlueCrawler/Athena, JSON/Avro.
  • Experience with stream processing implementation based on Apache Kafka, AWS Kinesis and Kubernetes, and Python queuing experience.
  • Knowledge and expertise with data modelling skills using RabbitMQ.
  • Proven ability to build and support large-scale data solutions and high availability stacks.
  • Knowledge of software engineering best practices across the development lifecycle, including agile methodologies, coding standards, code reviews, source management, build processes, testing, and operations.
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a team environment that promotes collaboration.
Why join Emergn:
  • We care for and invest in people. We will support you on your path for success, to become the best professional within your IT field. 
  • Provide an environment with communities of practice, for exchanging knowledge and best practice sharing, across all of our teams.
  • Give insight and practical usage of "Value, Flow, Quality" mindset via training and experience sharing among colleagues.
  • Provide an excellent onboarding experience.
  • Hold regular performance reviews (enabling performance) and provide constructive feedback.
  • Sponsor your participation in conferences, meet-ups, and other training, to help you enhance your skills.
  • Offer a great working environment.
  • Provide competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.
Gross salary in the range of €2160 - 4040 Euros per month, depending on level of experience.

Are you forward-thinking, ambitious and have an intellectually curious mind that aspires to improve the way people and companies work, forever? If yes then we want to speak with you.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Lindsay Hill

If you have any questions, please get in touch. Please note that we cannot accept applications via this email – all candidates must apply online.