Senior Data Engineer – Veeva Data Cloud

Canada - Toronto

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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
As a Senior Data Engineer on the Veeva Data Cloud team, you will support the architecture design and implementation of a large scale data pipeline. You’ll primarily focus on designing and building systems that manage data collection, storage, and processing in a productized way to bring enterprise solutions to market. You’ll be a part of a small team focused on building Veeva Data Cloud from the ground up.

What You’ll Do

  • Design, build, scale and evolve data pipelines and platform, including implementing ETL/ELT pipelines, from the ground up
  • Integrating Big Data tools and frameworks to support the product
  • Build logic throughout data products, from transformations and normalizations to data science methodologies
  • Enable supporting teams through providing data in a productized approach, such as data science, services, QA, and more
  • Collaborate with the Product Management team to identify opportunities to continue to improve scalability, monitoring, accuracy, and delivery


  • 6+ years of hands-on data engineering experience
  • 2+ years working in an Agile development environment
  • Proven experience building products in Big Data (i.e., tens of billions of records), distributed computing, and cloud
  • Highly proficient in Python
  • Experience working with AWS, such as Redshift
  • Proficient in ETL tools (e.g Hadoop, Hive, Elastic)
  • Proficient in NoSQL databases, Linux, relational databases
  • Proficient in Elastic
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on delivering a high quality product
  • College degree in math, computer science, systems engineering or a similar technical field

Nice to Have

  • Proficient in Java or Scala
  • Experience with PySpark
  • Experience in System Integration
  • Experience in creating and testing synthetic datasets

Perks & Benefits

  • Office conveniently located in midtown Manhattan and close to several major transportation hubs
  • Fully stocked kitchen with snacks and beverages
  • Fitness/wellness reimbursement
  • Allocation for continuous learning and development
  • Weekly happy hours and other social activities
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.
Job tags: AWS Big Data Engineering ETL Hadoop Java Linux NoSQL PySpark Python Redshift Scala