Senior Data Engineer - Toronto Hub

Canada - Toronto

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Veeva Systems

Posted 1 month ago

Our engineering and product teams are organized around our hubs for community and collaboration. Work anywhere means you can work at home or the office on any given day. Your product hub is based on the primary location of your product.  You should live within one timezone of your product hub. Our current product hubs are Pleasanton, Columbus, Boston, NYC, Raleigh, and Toronto. 
We are looking for experienced data engineers to build a cloud-based data analytics solution for the life science industry. If you are passionate about data and are eager to design and build data platforms from the ground up this is the role for you. The data analytics platform will provide data ingestion, data storage, and rich data analytics capabilities with elegant visualization dashboards.    

What You'll Do

  • Design and implement AWS based ETL processes to onboard data into our data lake from a variety of internal and external sources for our new data analytics platform
  • Design data models and data services for optimal storage and retrieval
  • Implement scalable data lake interfaces, microservices, and rest based API for querying and storing structured data
  • Integrate new technologies to support advanced analytic use cases


  • 5+ years’ experience in Python or Java, preferably at an enterprise cloud software company
  • Proven ability to write clean, testable, readable code in a team environment
  • Hands-on experience with building data pipelines in a programming language like Java or Python
  • 3+ years of experience in relational databases with a mastery of SQL
  • Experience in data modeling, ETL development (pref. Apache Spark), and Data warehousing 

Nice to Have

  • AWS Services (S3, Redshift, Elastic Search)
  • Experience with large scale big data pipeline – ETL / Kafka / Spark / MapReduce / Hadoop
  • Familiarity with Open API Specifications and Swagger
  • Experience working in an agile environment

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Perks & Benefits

  • Allocations for continuous learning & development
  • Annual budget to donate to the non-profit of your choice
  • Health & wellness programs
Veeva builds 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.  
Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.
Job tags: AWS Big Data Data Analytics Data Warehousing Engineering ETL Hadoop Java Kafka Python Redshift Spark SQL
Job region(s): North America