Data Engineer at Cognizant in Atlanta, Georgia

Posted in Information Technology 6 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Data Engineer (Python, SQL, Snowflake is a +)

Location and Travel: Atlanta, GA (Remote Available)

*This role is not able to offer visa transfer or sponsorship now or in the future*

Roles/Responsibilities (5 – 8 day to day candidate’s responsibilities)       

  •         Hands on enhancement experience in Big Data, Snowflake and AWS

  •        Associate should be having Strong Hands on exposure on Python, SQL, Snowflake & Unix 

  •        Experience with AWS including S3, EC2, EMR, Lambda

  •        Experience in writing SQL like queries familiar with joins

  •        Experience in Snowflake is an advantage

  •        Experience in one scripting language Python or Scala For client interview the associate may be asked to code and provide a solution

  •        Experience in data analysis

  •        Experience in performance tuning of big data jobs fine tuning queries

  •        Excellent problem  solving skills and Strong communication skills

  •        Role like Data Engineer who directly interact with customer

  •        Creative and inquisitive professional with excellent interpersonal and cross functional divisional collaboration skills

  •        Able to manage multiple assignments concurrently adjusting easily as business needs change and acquiring necessary new working knowledge quickly

  •        Demonstrate technical capabilities to support existing systems while demonstrating the independent drive to build new features

Required Qualifications (5 – 8 bullet points on must have skills) 

Primary Skills – PYTHON, SQL

Secondary Skills - AWS, Snowflake

Cognizant is committed to veteran and military communities. Cognizant has been often recognized as a military friendly employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our business resource group Veterans Network assists our military associates in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to demonstrate the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence.

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world's leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.). Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 1000, and the Fortune 500 and we are among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world.

Our strength is built on our ability to work together. Our diverse backgrounds offer different perspectives and new ways of thinking. It encourages lively discussions, inspires thought leadership, and helps us build better solutions for our clients. We want someone who thrives in this setting and is inspired to craft significant solutions through true teamwork.

Technical Skills

SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level * Rqrd./Dsrd.
1 AWS Machine Learning PL3 Required
2 AWS Big Data PL3 Required
3 Snowflake Admin PL3 Required
4 SQL PL4 Desired
5 Snowflake PL3 Required
6 Python PL3 Required


* Proficiency Legends

Proficiency Level Generic Reference
PL1 The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels.
PL2 The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects.
PL3 The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill. She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects.
PL4 The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill. The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill.