Data Engineering Tech Lead

Job Description


Our Client is looking for a talented Tech Lead to join their database engineering team. As a Data Engineering Tech Lead you will play a key role in defining and executing an end-to-end support and performance tuning of SQL and No-SQL databases. You will be responsible for designing, building, and supporting complex data models for production workloads; you will collect and standardize data to generate insights, as well as, address reporting needs on multiple database environments.
  • Design/Build/Maintain the end-to-end of a datastore in a Infrastructure-As-Code environment
  • Participate in cross-functional data integration efforts as Data SME
  • Work with engineering teams and stakeholders across the org to continuously acquire new data, detect, and fix data quality issues
  • Elicit requirements to help propose solutions by asking questions from the data point of view
  • Propose and architect data solutions based on requirements
  • Able to predict, foresee, and plan based on historical observations
  • Work both with a team and individually on planned and ad-hoc projects
  • Mentor other teammates to progress continuously



  • Design & Development
  • Experience in SQL, NoSQL database tuning and optimization
  • Attention to detail and ability to identify downstream effects of design on data mining, business intelligence, and analysis
  • Identify key metrics and build resilient processes to detect and minimize issues
  • Working knowledge of Python and/or shell scripting
  • Hands on database creation and rebuild automation
  • Must have strong experience and expertise with PostgreSQL or Cassandra Support
  • 24*7 Production support experience in on-call basis
  • Excellent communication skills; written and verbal skills are a must
  • Flexibility and comfort with working in a dynamic organization


  • Passionate about data and technology
  • Experience working in agile environments
  • Capable to work on and lead multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience with any large-scale cloud infrastructure
  • No-SQL databases such as Cassandra, MongoDB, Couchbase, DynamoDB-DAX, Redis would be a plus
  • Terraform, Ansible would be a plus
  • Scripting experience in Typescript, Nodejs
  • Experience with Jenkins and GitHub is a strong plus
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