Lead Data Engineer

Date: Jul 5, 2024

Location: Dorval, Québec, CA, H4S 1Y9

Company: Bombardier

Bombardier’s Business Aircraft London Service Centre in Biggin Hill is part of an award-winning network and is the flagship of Bombardier’s European operation. This Base and Line Maintenance Centre is the fastest-growing Service Centre in Europe and the largest Business Aircraft OEM in the UK. The facility has the capabilities to perform an array of maintenance checks, modifications and upgrades all from this site. Only 14 miles from London, Bombardier’s Biggin Hill Service Centre is ideally located to support operators in the UK region and beyond.

What are your contributions to the team?

Lead/Administer the enterprise data platform (DWH, Data Lake). 

Create and maintain optimal/reliable data pipeline architecture to meet business needs. 

Define and operate the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation and loading  (ETL) of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and ‘big data’ technologies as needed (Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Spark, Kafka, Pig, data streaming, NoSQL, SQL, programming) 

Design and implement life cycle management processes (DevOps) to enable continuous integration and continuous deployment (CICD) of data systems. 

Integrate data from various resources (including external data sources and IoT) and manage the big data as a key enterprise asset.  

Create and maintain backend data solutions for data analysts and data scientists. Assist them in unlocking insight from enterprise data. 

Identify, design, and implement internal process and framework (e.g. elimination of manual processes, optimizing data delivery, evolving data infrastructure capabilities, etc.) 

Work with stakeholders including product, data and architecture SME to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs. 

Ensure compliance to data architecture and security requirements. 

Identify data quality issue and make recommendation for addressing root causes.  

Setup observability/monitoring to measure reliability of the data pipelines and act quickly (e.g. operational support) in case of incident. 

How to thrive in this role?

You hold a bachelor’s degree in computer science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or another quantitative field. 

You have 10 years of experience in a Data Engineer / Data Specialist role . 

You have experience coaching/leading a small team (technical leadership). 

You have knowledge of Agile / SCRUM project delivery, DevOps and CICD practices. 

You have advanced knowledge of SQL, query authoring and relational databases. 

You have experience optimizing ‘big data’ pipelines (storage, file format, partitioning, spark, python, streaming) 

You are efficient at performing root cause analysis to address issues and applying long-term fix. 

You have experience designing and building data transformation, data structures, metadata framework and automated workload management. 

You have experience in data protection measures, data privacy and collaborating with Cyber team 

You have good knowledge of Azure data services (Azure Data Factory, Synapse, Azure Data Lake Storage, Event Hub, Polybase, Databricks, Delta lake, Cognitive Services, …) 

You have good knowledge of Object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc. 

You have good people skills and are a team player, motivated by developing other people. 

You are a good communicator, who can simplify complex technical issue for non-technical people. You can work in an environment with a mix of French and English languages. 

Bombardier is an equal opportunity employer and encourages persons of any race, religion, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, age immigration status, disability or other applicable legally protected Characteristics to apply.

Whether your candidacy is moving on to the next step of the hiring process or not, we will keep you informed by email or by phone.
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Job Lead Data Engineer

Primary Location Administrative Centre (CA)

Organization Aerospace Canada

Employee Status 

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