Randstad Data Engineer/Developer in Bloomfield, Connecticut

Data Engineer/Developer

job details:

  • location:Bloomfield, CT

  • salary:$82 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670908

job description

Data Engineer/Developer

job summary:

Looking for exceptional data engineers/developers in our Data & Analytics organization. The Full-stack Engineer is responsible for the delivery of a business need end-to-end starting from understanding the requirements to deploying the software into production. This role requires you to be fluent in some of the critical technologies with proficiency in others and have a hunger to learn on the job and add value to the business. Critical attributes of being a full-stack engineer among others is Ownership & Accountability.

In addition to Delivery, the full-stack engineer should have an automation first and continuous improvement mindset. He/She should drive the adoption of CI/CD tools and support the improvement of the tools sets/processes.

location: Bloomfield, Connecticut

job type: Contract

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Behaviors of a full stack engineer:

Full stack engineers are able to articulate clear business objectives aligned to technical specifications and work in an iterative, agile pattern daily. They have ownership over their work tasks, and embrace interacting with all levels of the team and raise challenges when necessary. We aim to be cutting-edge engineers - not institutionalized developers.


Key Characteristics

Minimize "meetings" to get requirements and have direct business interactions

Write referenceable & modular code

Design and architect the solution independently

Be fluent in particular areas and have proficiency in many areas

Have a passion to learn

Take ownership and accountability

Understands when to automate and when not to

Have a desire to simplify

Be entrepreneurial / business minded

Have a quality mindset, not just code quality but also to ensure ongoing data quality by monitoring data to identify problems before they have business impact

Take risks and champion new ideas

skills: Qualifications

2+ years being part of Agile teams - Scrum or Kanban

3+ years of working in an object-oriented language: C, C++, Java, Scala, or other OO compiled language

3+ years in Web development frameworks like React, Angular, other Node.js based systems, Django, React-native, etc.

2+ years of scripting (JavaScript, Python, R, Ruby, Perl, etc.)

3+ years of database - SQL

Experience with Git/SVN

Experience with big data technologies a plus, such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark

Excellent troubleshooting skills

Strong communication skills

Fluent in BDD and TDD development methodologies

Work in an agile CI/CD environment (Jenkins experience a plus)

Knowledge and/or experience with Health care information domains is a plus

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.