Azure Data Engineer


: $97,670.00 - $147,130.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

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Role Overview:
As an Azure Data Engineer you will collect, aggregate, store, and reconcile data in support of Client business decisions. You will help design and build data pipelines, data streams, reporting tools, information dashboards, data service APIs, data generators and other end-user information portals and insight tools. You will be a critical part of the data supply chain, ensuring that business partners can access and manipulate data for routine and ad hoc analysis to drive business outcomes using Advanced Analytics.

Key Role Responsibilities:
Day-to-day, you will:
Translate business requirements to technical solutions using strong business insight.
Analyzes current business practices, processes, and procedures as well as identifying future business opportunities for demonstrating Microsoft Azure Data & Analytics PaaS Services.
Support the planning and implementation of data design services, providing sizing and configuration assistance and performing needs assessments.
Delivery of architectures for transformations and modernizations of enterprise data solutions using Azure cloud data technologies.
Design and Build Modern Data Pipelines and Data Streams.
Design and Build Data Service APIs.
Develop and maintain data warehouse schematics, layouts, architectures and relational/non-relational databases for data access and Advanced Analytics.
Expose data to end-users using Power BI, Azure API Apps or other modern visualization platform or experience.
Implement effective metrics and monitoring processes.
Able to travel approximately 80%

Your technical/non-technical skills include:
Demonstrable experience of turning business use cases and requirements to technical solutions.
Experience in business processing mapping of data and analytics solutions.
Ability to conduct data profiling, cataloging, and mapping for technical design and construction of technical data flows.
The ability to apply such methods to take on business problems using one or more Azure Data and Analytics services in combination with building data pipelines, data streams, and system integration.
T-SQL is required.
Knowledge of Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake, Azure SQL DW, and Azure SQL, Azure App Service is required.
Knowledge of Lambda and Kappa architecture patterns.
Knowledge of Master Data Management (MDM) and Data Quality tools and processes.
Strong collaboration ethic and experience working with remote teams.

Nice to Haves:
Azure HDInsight + Spark, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Databricks, Azure Stream Analytics.
Knowledge of Python.
Demonstrated experience preparing data and building data pipelines for AI Use Cases (text, voice, image, etc....)
Designing and building Data Pipelines using streams of IOT data.
Experience with Git/TFS/VSTS is a requirement.
Knowledge of Dev-Ops processes (including CI/CD) and Infrastructure as code fundamentals.
Working experience with Visual Studio, PowerShell Scripting, and ARM templates.

Preferred Certifications:
Preferred Education Background:
You likely possess a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business, or another relevant field. An equivalent combination of education and experience will also suffice.

Preferred Years of Work Experience:
You likely have about 2-4+ years of relevant professional experience.

About Avanade
Avanade leads in providing creative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business, and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 27,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at

Why Avanade?
14-time winner of Microsoft Partner of the Year
24,000+ certifications in Microsoft technology
90+ Microsoft partner awards
17 Gold Competencies
3,500 analytics professionals worldwide
1,000 data engineers
Implemented analytics systems for more than 550 clients
400 AI practitioners
300 cognitive service experts
We champion creativity and free-thinking, embrace diversity, and believe innovation is powered by people working together to change things for the better.

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Associated topics: data analyst, data architect, data center, data manager, data management, data warehousing, database administrator, sql, sybase, teradata * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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