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Senior Data Engineer

Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Location: Austin
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

Senior Data Engineer

Position Description
In the Emerging Technologies Practice at CGI, our consultants and technologists apply their deep expertise and problem-solving skills to implement cutting-edge and industry best solutions. Currently, we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Data Engineer to join our team. Our Data Engineers work with cross-functional teams and stakeholders, are passionate about data accuracy and reliability and are always looking for new and more efficient ways to extract, process, and transform data. In this role, you will collaborate with the team while individually contributing to project deliverables that meet our clients' needs.

Your future duties and responsibilities
• Engage in meetings with client stakeholders to drive out requirements
• Analyze technology ecosystems and provide recommendations for data solutions
• Use data manipulation tools to source, transform, and blend data from multiple different data sources
• Write clear, concise, well-documented code and perform code review for peers
• Translate business objectives into quantitative metrics to achieve business goals and drive KPIs
• Prepare and present solutions to executive audiences
• Potential regional travel to client sites

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Data Architecture
• Ability to translate business requirements into technical architectures
• Data architecture components such as relational and NoSQL databases, star schema, data lakes, blob/file storage, data warehouses, etc.
• Existing and new data technologies and tools: Python, SQL, Spark, Hadoop, etc.
Programming and DevOps Fundamentals
• Problem solving, algorithm design, and complexity analysis
• Object oriented Python for scalable big data pipelines, ETL, web APIs, and microservices
• Integrated pipeline logging and unit testing
• DevOps principles and tools such as automated testing, deployments, and CI/CD
Cloud Computing
• Development and deployment onto cloud platforms including Azure, GCP, or AWS
• Data migration between on prem and cloud resources
• Big Data or Cloud integration technologies such as Databricks, Matillion, Azure Data Factory, AWS Glue, AWS Lambda, etc.
Communication and Interpersonal Skills
• Ability to communicate about handling multiple priorities and deadlines
• Data narration and storytelling with demonstrated ability to present to executive audience
BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology Management, or equivalent
Desired Qualifications
• Scaling production-facing applications in large enterprise environments
• Experience in mentoring and career development for junior resources
• Exposure to AI and Automation (ex. RPA) tools and processes
• Previous consulting experience

Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $74,000-150,000

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

At CGI we call our professionals "members" to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI's benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more.


Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at .

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.


  • Change Management
  • Process Improve/Bus Transform
  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

Keywords: CGI Group, Inc., Austin , Senior Data Engineer, Other , Austin, Texas

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