Senior Data Engineer - Toronto Hub

Canada - Toronto

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Veeva Systems

Posted 1 month ago

Veeva develops cloud software that helps the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies and emerging biotechs bring critical medicine and therapies to the patients that need them. Our enterprise product suite is ubiquitous in the life sciences industry. 
Veeva is a ‘Work Anywhere’ company, so you can connect with teams in our Toronto office while also having the flexibility to work from home. And as a Public Benefit Corporation, you will work for a company with purpose and focused on making a positive impact on society.
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’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.
Veeva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.
Job tags: AWS Big Data Data Analytics Data pipelines Data Warehousing Engineering ETL Hadoop Java Kafka Python Redshift Spark SQL
Job region(s): North America
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