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Junior Support Data Engineer - 93382

Date:  Jul 26, 2022
City:  New York
Company:  GFT Technologies SE

Junior Support Data Engineer

GFT Group  New York, New York, United States

Remote Position to work from EST timezone

The new GFT Junior Support Data Engineer is a savvy professional who will join one of the largest Alternative Asset Management corporations on the Liquid Markets unit focused on the integration and analysis of data sources from the different entities. The team is now looking for a junior resource who will play a double role in the team, supporting the Snowflake, cloud and CI/CD infrastructure while giving the first steps in the data engineering discipline.



Partner with data scientists, product managers, and business stakeholders to translate ideas into resilient and scalable data solutions in AWS

Utilize Docker to create containerized microservices

Automate cloud infrastructure configuration using Terraform

Use tools such as Airflow and Snowflake to build data pipelines

Design data models and persist data to Snowflake cloud data warehouse

Use DBT to manipulate and transform data

Utilize Kafka and SQS for messaging

Use TeamCity and Jenkins to automate deployments

Write automated unit, integration, and deployment tests


Required Skills:

1-3 years of experience in a Technical Support or similar function, with a desire to continue career path in the Data Engineering space

A desire to learn and adapt to new technologies desire to keep improving

A self-starting, entrepreneurial attitude

Sound knowledge of Python and Pandas or equivalent data manipulation library

Knowledge of SQL language

Familiarity with AWS ecosystem including S3, RDS, Kinesis, EMR, EC2

Familiarity with Snowflake, Airflow, DBT, Great Expectations, Jupyterlab, Terraform, Kafka

Object-oriented programming experience in any language

Very strong communication skills in English

Ability to satisfy complex business requirements through simple design and execution.

Detailed oriented, self-driven, self-motivated and proactive


What we can do for you:

  • Competitive Base Salary Based on Experience plus metric based performance bonus
  • Competitive Benefits
  • Excellent Company Culture with Individual Development Plans to map out your career growth
  • Professional Development Training
  • An opportunity to work in a global environment
  • Open door policy with management
  • Opportunity to work in a global environment with diverse teams built with colleagues from around the world
  • Opportunity to work with technology industry leaders in the financial services environment
  • Opportunity to work for big name clients in capital markets and industry
  • Open door policy with management


Diversity & Inclusion Statement:



At GFT we  are committed  to  cultivating,  fostering,  and  preserving  a  culture  of  diversity, equity and inclusion. We want to attract, recruit, develop and retain the most talented employees, regardless of their  background.  We  are  guided  by  our  values  in  everything  we  do, and  recognize  that being  a  diverse  and  inclusive  employer  helps  us  fulfill  our social responsibility  to  make  a difference.

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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