Data Engineer - Pleasanton Hub

California - Pleasanton

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Posted 2 weeks 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, Los Angeles, Columbus, Boston, NYC, Raleigh, and Toronto. 
Veeva is looking for Data Engineers to build new cloud-based Analytic solutions for the Life Sciences industry.  We’re developing new solutions based upon our own analytic platform, modeling data application content, building scalable data pipelines, and integrating reporting interfaces.  If you are strong with relational SQL + Scripting, enjoy data modeling, researching new techniques to manipulate tons of data, and optimizing analytic processes, you’d love this role – and we’d love to talk with you.  
For this position, we need data engineers who can demonstrate expertise in each of the following areas – strong SQL awareness and problem-solving, Python/Shell scripting, data modeling, etc.  
It’s a great opportunity to join our innovative team of Data Warehousing, Redshift, Product Development, Data Science, Life Science experts to deliver pre-packaged analytics solutions with our Life Sciences applications.  If you play well on smart teams, enjoy developing innovative solutions, and are looking for an opportunity to work with a fast-growing company, you should apply.

What You’ll Do

  • Design/Develop new data applications, data models, loading techniques, collection models, scripts.  
  • Develop reports and  dashboards using Tableau/similar tools
  • Data modeling of normalized operational data stores
  • Work closely with Product Manager, Industry Subject Matter Experts to design data applications, models, and transformations
  • Work in a fast pace, test-driven environment


  • BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related subject 
  • 2+ years of experience in SQL Oriented Data Engineer role, demonstrating strong SQL expertise 
  • Experience Data Modelling Entity Relationship Diagrams, LDMs, PDMs, Normalized vs Denormalized Data Model design, Star Schemas
  • Experience script data transformation via Python/Bash scripts 
  • Comfort designing reports and dashboards with Tableau/similar tools

Nice to Have

  • Familiarity with MPP databases (Redshift, Teradata, Greenplum, Vertica), optimization, and data modeling techniques
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies
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: Data Warehousing Engineering MPP Python Redshift SQL Tableau
Job region(s): North America
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