Data Engineer in Piscataway, NJ at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

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Job Description

Our client is seeking a Data Engineer to join their team in Piscataway, NJ.


  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years programming experience in a commercial or research environment, with 2 years in data analytics and/or search technologies
  • Strong foundation in database technologies, including relational, NoSQL and Big data platforms and related query languages
  • Strong data modeling, analysis and visualization skills, with the ability to easily grasp complex data relationships and patterns
  • Able to envision and design innovative data analytics and search solutions for quick POCs as well as robust production deployments
  • Advanced programming skills in Java, Scala, Python, R or other modern programming languages
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to understand complex user requirements and to present solutions clearly and concisely
  • History of seeking, acquiring, and applying new skills and remaining current on emerging data engineering technologies
  • Certifications or training in relevant programming languages, Big Data and/or Search technologies preferred
  • Familiar with text and data mining techniques preferred
  • Experience with search technologies, and specifically, MarkLogic, preferred
  • Experience with XML technologies such as XSLT, XPath and XQuery preferred
  • Experience with ETL tools such as Talend and BI Tools such as Tableau preferred
  • Publishing industry experience a plus
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