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Data Engineer at Laureate Education Inc.

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full Time
Location: Columbia, Maryland

Job Description:

If you are relentlessly resourceful data ninja ready to solve important problems in Education and Ed-tech, then this is the job for you. Laureate Education is the largest global higher education provider and the largest corporation ever to become a Public Benefit Corporation (B Corp ). Here you will have the opportunity to create the future of analytics in Education and positively impact the 1M+ students in the Laureate International Universities network.


* You will collaborate with Product Owners, Data Scientists and Software Developers to build, optimize and maintain the pipelines for critical operational and analytical applications.

* You will transform complex analytics into scalable, production-ready solutions.

* You will continuously integrate and ship code into cloud production environments.

* You will be self-directed and support the needs of multiple teams, systems and products.

* You will have exciting opportunities to build and optimize architecture to support our next generation of AI-centric initiatives.

External Requirements


* Quantitative degree in Computer Science, Statistics, OR, Math, Engineering - Bachelors is good, Masters or above is better.

* At least 2 years coding in data management, data warehousing with relational databases and unstructured data environments;

* Experience using cloud-based data management services to support the deployment of ML/AI solutions in the Azure, AWS or GCP strongly preferred

* Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, etc.

* Experience building and optimizing big data pipelines, architectures and datasets (such as Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Redshift, etc.)

* Experience using cloud-based data management services to support the deployment of ML/AI solutions in the Azure, AWS or GCP strongly preferred

* Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable big data data stores.

* Experience building and deploying RESTful APIs

* Experience building applications through querying APIs

* Experience with stream-processing systems: Storm, Spark-Streaming, etc.

* Experience building data pipeline with containers (Docker, Kubernetes, etc.)

* Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.

* Strong project management and organizational skills.

Bonus Points

* Experience with Agile engineering practices

* Experience building a transformative product

* Startup experience is great

Top performers will find that they have plenty of opportunity to grow and add value in this role. You will join a team that is pioneering delivery of data science in a Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) .
If your skills and interests agree with what you ve read, we want to hear from you. Come create the future of analytics in Education with us.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Our goal is to have a diverse workforce that is representative of our students and our communities. Laureate is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring based upon merit. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform with or without reasonable accommodations. We do not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.