Senior Data Engineer

Veeva Systems - Toronto, ON (30+ days ago)

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At Veeva, we build enterprise cloud technology that powers the biggest names in the pharmaceutical, biotech, consumer goods, chemical & cosmetics industries. Our customers make vaccines, life-saving medicines, and life-enhancing products that make a difference in everyday lives. Our technology has transformed these industries; enabling them to get critical products and services to market faster. Our core values, Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed, guide us as we make our customers more efficient and effective in everything they do.

The Role

Veeva Systems is looking for experienced data engineers to build a cloud-based data analytics solution for the life science industry. If you are passionate about data and are eager to design and build data platforms from the ground up this is the role for you. The data analytics platform will provide data ingestion, data storage and rich data analytics capabilities with elegant visualization dashboards.
What You'll Do
Design and implement AWS based ETL processes to onboard data into our data lake from a variety of internal and external sources for our new data analytics platform.
Design data models and data services for optimal storage and retrieval.
Implement scalable data lake interfaces, microservices, and rest based API for querying and storing structured data.
Integrate new technologies to support advanced analytic use cases.
5+ years’ experience in Python or Java, preferably at an enterprise cloud software company
Proven ability to write clean, testable, readable code in a team environment
Hands-on experience with building data pipelines in a programming language like Java or Python
3+ years of experience in relational databases with a mastery of SQL
Experience in data modelling, ETL development (pref. Apache Spark), and Data warehousing
Nice to Have
AWS Services (S3, Redshift, Elastic Search)
Experience with large scale big data pipeline – ETL / Kafka / Spark / MapReduce / Hadoop
Familiarity with Open API Specifications and Swagger
Experience working in an agile environment
Experience working in a startup
Perks & Benefits

  • Conveniently located in downtown Toronto
  • Snacks, beverages, and weekly lunches from local restaurants
  • Team events and rec league sports teams
  • Allocations for continuous learning & development
  • Health & wellness programs
  • Weekly yoga classes
  • Ping pong and other games
Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.

Veeva Systems is an equal opportunity employer. Accordingly, we are committed to fair and accessible employment practices. Veeva Systems welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.