Sr Data Engineer (Contract)

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Sr Data Engineer (Contract)

Are you ready to showcase your advanced technical abilities? Dream, Innovate, Inspire and Empower the next generation to transform humanity through technology and imagination! As a Sr Data Engineer, you`ll design, develop, document, test, and debug new and existing cloud-based data pipelines and transformations. You will participate and lead design meetings and consult with business clients to develop processes and structures that ingest data from multiple sources into our cloud-based Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW). Within the EDW, you will use a variety of tools to implement and continuously improve data integration, master data management, data lifecycle management, data security, data quality management, metadata management, and reporting and analytics.

You will also perform defect corrections (analysis, design, code). The Sr Data Engineer also identifies and creates data management practices and processes to be included in the technical architectural standard, and collaborates with various teams across the organization on defining and improving the data architecture to support overall enterprise strategy. Finally, the Sr Data Engineer serves as an escalation point for other Data Engineers on the team.

SNC’s subsidiary, Sierra Space, based in Louisville, Colorado with operations in Madison, Wisconsin and Durham, North Carolina, designs and manufactures advanced spacecraft, satellites, propulsion and environmental systems, spacecraft subsystems and components for the U.S. government (including NASA), commercial customers and international organizations. Learn more about Sierra Space

Bachelor`s Degree in a related field with at least 10 years of relevant experience

Higher education may substitute for relevant experience

Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of required education

Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL), and familiarity with a variety of databases

Experience with AWS cloud services: S3, EC2, RDS, Redshift, Glue, Lambda, Step Functions, Athena, CloudWatch, ECS, IAM

Experience with AWS security: best practices, AWS KMS, AWS Secrets Manager

Experience building and optimizing data pipelines, architectures and data sets

Operational responsibilities (schedules, monitoring, logging, alerting, error handling, etc.)

Experience performing root cause analysis on data to answer specific business questions or issues and identify opportunities for improvement

Experience with object-oriented scripting languages and frameworks: Python (BOTO3), PySpark

Source system integration patterns (SQL, APIs)

Infrastructure as code: Terraform

DevOps experience

The ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required.

Master Data Management (MDM) Solution experience

To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.

With 30+ years of proven spaceflight heritage, Sierra Space has provided more than 4,000 space systems, subsystems and components to customers worldwide, and participated in more than 500 missions to space, including to Mars. The company has technology in production and in development to enable space habitats for short- and long-duration space travel, a fleet of Dream Chaser spaceplanes, and the first free-flying commercial space station. Please visit to learn more about Sierra Space, its business areas, capabilities, programs, products and services.

Sierra Space offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.

Sierra Space offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 401(k) with 150% match up to 8%, life insurance, 3 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more .

As COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities, we are taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID-19 and associated variants pose in the workplace. SNC is committed to supporting our employees while ensuring we continue to meet essential national security needs of our country.

With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, SNC will continue to require COVID-19 vaccination status for all employees including new hires. In accordance with applicable requirements, all current and newly hired employees who are unvaccinated may be required to adhere to enhanced onsite safety protocols including weekly COVID-19 testing, face coverings, and social distancing.

The status of applicable COVID-19 vaccination requirements are subject to change depending on applicable court orders and the course of ongoing litigation. Candidates may later be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or have an approved exemption.

At Sierra Space, our mission is to dream, innovate, inspire and empower the next generation to transform humanity through technology and imagination. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome our employees to bring their whole selves to their work. Sierra Space is committed to fostering an inclusive, accepting, and diverse environment free of discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Contributions to Sierra Space come in many shapes and styles, and we believe diversity in our workforce fosters new and greater ways to dream, innovate, and inspire.


Published 2022-03-22

Sierra Space looks for a Sr Data Engineer (Contract) in Broomfield, CO 80020 location.

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