Senior Data Engineer in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/15/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our clients rely on us to ensure their APIs and data integrations are secure and reliably available to their clients and employees.

Our experienced team prides itself on utilizing leading technologies, proven best practices, and driving growth of APIs while emphasizing professional growth for our associates.


    • View your clients' success as your own
    • Are passionate about what you do
    • Love to teach yourself new skills
    • Seek opportunities to learn
    • Thrive in ambiguity
    • Enjoy working on a team
    • Easily adapt to new project requirements and client expectations

What you'll do:

    • Partner with clients to develop and maintain first-class data platforms?that includes Jupyterhub, DataBricks, and other data science?tools
    • Develop streaming data processors that?crunch numbers in real time to help our clients make smart decisions
    • Collaborate with API developers to build data-driven microservices for our clients
    • Write concise, fun cookbooks?to empower our clients

Preferred Skills:

    • Designing, developing, scaling, and maintaining data pipelines or reports using Spark, Kafka, Hive, Python or Scala
    • Putting modern data platforms into use, including platform as a service variants
    • Communicating complex ideas with clients?and technical staff
    • Using Git or Github in a CI/CD development workflow
    • Developing microservices using languages like Java, Python or JavaScript?and using REST APIs
    • Writing?effective technical documentation
    • Automating deployments using DevOps tools like Docker, Ansible, Terraform, or Kubernetes