Senior Cloud Data Engineering Consultant

The Adastra Group is an international IT consulting company with 24 international offices and headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Adastra provides leading companies with the full range of consulting services in information management - from conception to implementation and application of innovative Data & Analytics solutions. With over 2000 experts worldwide we bridge the gap between business departments and IT to increase the operational efficiency of our customers. For more information, please check www.adastragrp.com

Tasks:

  • Concept of integrated data & analytics solutions, data lakes, modern, cloud-based data warehouse and BI systems
  • Design of specific modules of data & analytics platforms
  • Identification of best practices and development of reference architectures at clients side
  • Assessment and reviews of existing data & analytics solutions
  • Participation in and moderation of architecture workshops
  • Management and participation in internal R&D lab projects
  • Supporting the Sales & Account managers as a pre-sales consultant

Required Skills, Education, Knowledge and Experience:

  • A university degree in computer science, business informatics, business administration with an IT focus or in a comparable course of study
  • Experience in the consulting / development of data warehouses, data lakes, business intelligence and big data
  • You have excellent analytical and conceptual skills, as well as very strong presentation skills
  • You constantly seek to improve yourself and have a proactive approach to learning new things
  • Your consultant profile is completed by team orientation, strong communication skills and substantial degree of personal responsibility and autonomy
  • Your English language skills (spoken & written) are excellent, good German skills are a big plus


Nice-to-have:

  • Know-how in at least one of the following technologies: Apache Spark, Hortonworks/Cloudera, Kafka, AWS, MS Azure, GCP, Snowflake
  • Experience in at least one BI Tool (Tableau, QlikSense)
  • Experience in Kubernetes an CI/CD pipelines

What we offer:

  • Working in an international team of Data & Analytics experts
  • A work environment where knowledge-sharing is coveted and which has an open feedback culture
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth through industry-recognized projects for internationally-known clients
  • Support to fulfill your personal potential and individual career planning (Training and further education, participation in conferences, etc.)
  • Opportunities to take responsibility at an early stage
  • Flat hierarchies and an attractive salary & benefits package