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VMware Tanzu Data Engineer (Postgres) - Opportunity for Working Remotely

Primary Location: Columbus,Ohio

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About Us

VMWare Tanzu Data Services tackles the technical challenges that come with massively parallel distributed systems operating on petabytes of data across thousands of nodes. We delve into areas like query optimization, high-performance in-memory transaction and query processing, parallel and distributed execution of advanced data processing algorithms, resource management, and storage. On this team, you'll be working on hard, worthwhile problems with a collaborative team, accelerating your growth as a Data Engineer.

About You

You are a Data expert with strong a strong and broad skillset coupled withdeepexperience implementing and buildingPostgres based systems. The Data Engineer role at VMWare Tanzu Data is to focus on customer success, enablement, and technology optimization for ourCustomers. Providing Data Solutions for our Customers will require strong technical, analytical and consultative skills.

What You’ll Be Doing

You will be responsible for consulting with our clients to provide deep technical and business expertise with regards to the VMWare Tanzu Data Services portfolio of products and many other data technologies. Additional job responsibilities include the ability to architect solutions and install, connect, and use these products. You will interface directly with customers and collaborate with our Data Scientists on engagements. You will also work withVMWare ,Data Tanzu Engineering and Product Management as the “tip of the spear” for the development of products and enhancements.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Deep,architect level knowledge and experience building,deploying, and managingsystems leveraging a variety of data technologies,with a particular emphasis on Postgres

  • Specific experience performing large-scale migrations from common database technologies (Oracle,MySQl,etc) to Postgres. 

  • Understanding of traditional DW/BI components (ETL, Staging, DW, ODS, Data Marts, BI Tools)

  • Intermediate programming and computation skills, preferably with Perl, Python Java, BASH/Shell Scriptingand/or C/C++ 

  • Strong SQL programming skills

  • System administration of Linux is required

  • Understanding of the hardware and networking architecture behind large scale systems

  • Familiarity with standard statistical/BI packages to perform analytic calculations

  • Understanding of a variety ofcommonly-usedanalytic techniques and the models underlying them

  • Experience working within a project-based organization; an understanding of different project methodologies and operating practices

  • Ability to work with product teams, data scientists, and other stakeholders as well as assist them with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills along with the ability to present technical data and approaches to both technical and non-technical audiences

  • Experience with cloud infrastructure architectures and use: AWS, Azure, GCP

  • Operational knowledge of vSphere, Kubernetes , Docker, containers

  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines with little to no supervision

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience with Massively Parallel Processing (MPP) data warehouses such as Greenplum, Teradata, Netezza, Exadata, Azure SQL Data Warehouse, Redshift, and/or Hadoop.

  • Datascience experience. AI/ML, GIS, MADlibetc


  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, related field or equivalent experience



Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory: Information Systems
Experience: Manager and Professional
Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
Posted Date: 2021-06-17

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