Data Platform Engineer

IT / Technology
Hybrid – Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on May 17, 2023
6-month contract Data Platform Engineer role working on a growing team delivering data and analytics solutions for a global enterprise organization Read Full Description

6-month contract Data Platform Engineer role working on a growing team delivering data and analytics solutions for a global enterprise organization

  • Data Platform Engineer contract role

  • High growth team developing data and analytics solutions

  • Hybrid work environment in Vancouver, 3 days a week in office


What & Why:

As a result of growth our client is looking to add a Data Platform Engineer to a growing team.  You should have the skills of an Azure administrator, Snowflake administration using DevOps processes, and the ability to help data engineers build data platforms that meet business needs. You will also be responsible for continuously identifying opportunities for automation and reducing technical debt to create efficiencies and optimize data delivery. You will work with other stakeholders to understand non-functional requirements and ensure data platform environments are scalable, secure, and legally compliant. This is a really cool opportunity to join a growing team as they continue to build out their data and analytics capabilities. 


This client is one of the most recognizable Canadian brands, a true Vancouver success story who has expanded globally. They are well known for their corporate culture and has won major awards for their accomplishments. They have invested majorly in technology and have had an incredibly successful past few years, including a major strategic acquisition. They have an all-star leadership team who keeps you accountable and provides support while still affording you tremendous autonomy. They are located close to rapid transit in newly renovated offices in downtown Vancouver and have a hybrid work environment with 3 days a week in office.


You will bring the following education, skills and experience to the role:

  • Strong background in automation engineering within infrastructure and data space.

  • 2+ years of experience in Snowflake Administration, automating daily tasks.

  • 3+ years of experience as an Azure DevOps Engineer, with Azure cloud administration experience including networking and security knowledge.

  • Experience working with Terraform.

  • Experience with Azure DevOps or GitLab.

  • Working experience in Python scripting for automation.

  • Technical troubleshooting in a sometimes-ambiguous environment.

  • Clear knowledge of setting up CI/CD for data platforms.


Next Steps:

If the sound of this opportunity excites you, and you’re confident that it’s a good fit for your experience and career goals, then we’d love to hear from you! Please send your updated resume to us by applying to this posting and one of our awesome team of recruiters will be in touch.

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