Lixar is looking for a
Senior Data Engineer

Senior Data Engineer
  • Remote & Coast-to-Coast

Lixar fuelled by BDO is looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join our remote Canadian team.  As a Senior Data Engineer, you will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications. The ideal candidate will be a senior developer with a strong background in Big Data with a mix of general programming and some exposure to data visualization.

What you must have:

  • Post-secondary education in engineering or computer science or equivalent work experience
  • A proven track record using the Apache Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Data Lake, Hive, HDFS, Impala) to tackle “big data” problems
  • A master of all things SQL (and NoSQL)
  • 5+ years of programming experience in Python
  • Proven experience using RESTful Web Services & JSON
  • Good experience using Cloud based data solutions (AWS/Azure)
  • Experience working with production systems
  • Knowledge of ELT, ELT, Lambda and Kappa data architectures

What will make you stand out:

  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Source Control systems (e.g. Gradle, Maven, Bamboo, TeamCity, Git)
  • Experience with DataBricks
  • Some Data Visualization experience in Power BI, Tableau, or similar
  • Exposure to data science, machine learning or statistics
  • Some experience using Docker

As the ideal candidate, you must value:

  • Creating a culture of inclusivity, diversity where we embrace our differences
  • Holding ourselves accountable to a high level of quality
  • Knowing that routines are in fact, not routine
  • Encouraging communication within all levels of the organization
  • Have a sense of humour
  • A blameless, iterative approach to delivery and excellence
  • Getting things done!

Sound like you?

Send your résumé and salary expectations to Lixar, Fuelled by BDO today!

Thank you for applying! We look forward to meeting with the selected interview candidates.
Lixar, Fuelled by BDO welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.