Kforce Data Engineer in Saint Louis, Missouri
Kforce has a client seeking a Data Engineer in Saint Louis, MO.Responsibilities:
Collaborate with project managers, business analysts, architects, and other team members as part of a matrixed project team to design, develop, and deploy critical business intelligence solutions
Develop understanding of relevant business processes, goals and strategy
Translate business needs to technical specifications
Design, customize, develop and test BI solutions
Optimize solutions with a focus on usability, performance, flexibility, testability, and standardization
Integrate data from various sources including internal and external
Demonstrate commitment to software development best practices, including documentation, reusable code design, test driven implementation and integrated software testing.
Document and demonstrate each solution by producing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code
Prepare and deploy solutions by determining and designing system specifications, standards, and programming
Track and correct defects by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing development and service issues.
Validate solution results against requirements for consistency and accuracy
Troubleshoot and analyze data inconsistencies and performance related issues
Take initiative for identifying process improvements and application enhancements
Develop standard operating procedures for business user utilizing BI and analytics platforms
Identify standards for data governance, data life-cycle, master data management (MDM) and data cataloging.
BS/BA degree in Computer Science, MIS or relevant field
Strong analytical, organizational, presentation, and problem-solving skills.
Experience with BI technologies such as Power BI a plus
Understanding of database management systems and ETL framework
Experience in SQL skills with hands on Experience in SQL Server
Strong knowledge of software development best practices
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills required
Ability to adapt quickly to an existing, complex environment
Ability to take initiative, handle multiple tasks, shift priorities and meet deadlines
Ability to quickly learn new concepts and software as necessary, with little oversight
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours