ConvaTec is a global medical products and technologies company focused on therapies for the management of chronic conditions, with leading market positions in advanced wound care, ostomy care, continence and critical care, and infusion devices.
Our products provide a range of clinical and economic benefits including infection prevention, protection of at-risk skin, improved patient outcomes and reduced total cost of care.
At ConvaTec, we exist to improve the lives of the people we touch. We are committed to helping people with chronic health conditions lead the life they want giving them more mobility, confidence and freedom.
Our customers depend on our advanced technologies to help reduce potential complications of skin breakdown and infection, and they rely on our products and services to help manage their conditions every day.
Meeting their needs is what motivates us and is a source of tremendous pride for all our employees. As part of our continued development we are building an IT competency centre in Lisbon, and require technically qualified, adaptable and ambitious IT professionals to support ConvaTec’s mission to improve lives across the world.
Change is everywhere at ConvaTec. It’s transforming our business and helping us improve millions of lives. And we’re nowhere near finished.
Across every part of our business, we’re pushing for better. Join us as a Senior Data Engineer, and you’ll do the same. Role Summary We are looking for a Snr Data Engineer to join our growing team.
The hire will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams.
The ideal candidate is an experienced data pipeline builder who enjoys optimizing data systems and building them from the ground up.
The Data Engineer will support our software developers, database architects, data analysts and data scientists on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects.
They must be self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products. The right candidate will be excited by the prospect of helping build our best in breed’ approach to DataOPS and data pipelining to support our next generation of products and data initiatives.
Essential Skills 3+ years extensive experience of building big data pipelines with Apache Spark - real-time and batch processing 3+ years’ experience of interacting with big data and cloud data stores, both SQL and noSQL such as Hive, Presto, Apache Kudu, Big Query, AWS Athena or related big data store systems.
3+ years' experience of python. Experience building large scale distributed systems or applications Experience with Kafka, Kinesis, Storm, Spark and other data pipeline technologies Strong knowledge of Design Patterns Strong data modeling skills (NoSQL & RDBMS) Experience with Linux, good knowledge of linux administration Experience with Unix Shell Scripting - Experience with cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud Platform.
Experience HAProxy, NginX, Netty, Docker Exposure to modern execution frameworks like Mesos or Kubernetes as well as management tools like terraform Experience with Continuous Integration, QA, Stress Testing Experience with configuration management tools like Puppet, Chef, Ansible, or Saltstack Strong knowledge of Agile development methodology Duties and Responsibilities Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and AWS big data’ technologies.
Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
Create data tools for analytics and data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader.
Our transformation will change your career. For good.You’ll be pushed to think bigger and aim for excellence.Your ideas will be heard, and you’ll be supported to bring them to life.
There’ll be challenges. But, stretch yourself and embrace the opportunities, and you could make your biggest impact yet.
This is stepping outside of your comfort zone. This is work that’ll move you. #LI-PF1 Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Additionally, this job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions. It does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned.
ConvaTec provides equal employment opportunities for all current employees and applicants for employment. This policy means that no one will be discriminated against because of race, religion, creed, color, national origin, nationality, citizenship, ancestry, sex, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, genetic predisposing characteristics or any other basis prohibited by law.