Meet our professionals CGI: An employer of choice Position Description: CGI is hiring a Data Engineer to support a client. This is an exciting full-time opportunity to join our team in North Bethesda, MD, and grow your career with the 5th largest IT services provider in the world. In exchange for your committed efforts toward success, we're offering a competitive salary, a complete benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401k, and paid vacation. Your future duties and responsibilities: * Design data ingestion patterns and processes, including streaming and batch operations * Gather and understand data requirements, work in the team to achieve high quality data ingestion and build systems that can process the data, transform the data and store in in various relational and non-relational stores * Improve upon the data ingestion models, ETLs, and alarming to maintain data integrity and data availability * Designing, implementing and supporting a platform that can provide ad-hoc access to large datasets * Perform analysis of server performance and capacity metrics to optimize workloads and right-size servers * Assist with the implementation and optimization of server monitoring tools to maintain visibility on capacity, security, availability, continuity, and usage/speed metrics that fall outside optimal parameters * Assist with the implementation and optimization of server monitoring tools to maintain visibility on capacity, security, availability, continuity, and usage/speed metrics that fall outside optimal parameters Required qualifications to be successful in this role: * 5+ years of experience in big data on AWS * 3+ years experience with Python * 3+ years of experience with AWS S3 and EMR required * Strong experience with Amazon RedShift ETL (or Snowflake) required * Strong experience with Spark, PySpark, Kafka, NIFI required * Strong experience with Aws Lake formation and management is required * Strong experience with the creation of Spark cluster, configuration AWS and integration with on prep system required * Strong experience with building complex data transformation in Pyspark and Scala is required * Expertise with algorithms, critical thinking, data science, and complex problem-solving ability * Proficiency in Linux * Experience with enterprise data lakes, data warehouses, and big data * Excellent communication skills to ask questions, clarify requirements, and engage with the team and stakeholders * Strong logic, reasoning and critical thinking skills to solve problems as they arise * Relevant professional certifications are a plus * US Citizenship or Permanent resident * Certifications in a technical field #cgifederaljob What you can expect from us: Build your career with us. 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