Data Engineering Team Lead

  • Company:
    BDO Canada
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
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Your opportunity

Lixar, fueled by BDO is looking for a Data Engineering Team Lead to join our remote Canadian team. As a Team Lead, you will be leading brilliant people through challenging projects, mentoring and coaching your team to success and participating in an extremely vibrant and engaging data community. You will be part of a team supporting and participating in the ongoing development of leading edge applications.

You will work with clients and help them define and achieve their data roadmap. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Big Data with a mix of general programming and some exposure to data visualization.

How do we define success for your role?

  • You demonstrate BDO’s core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
  • You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
  • You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
  • You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
  • You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
  • You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.
  • Your experience and education

  • 3+ years of experience leading technical teams
  • Good experience delivering technical projects (Agile, Jira, Git, Quality, best practices)
  • 5+ years of programming experience in Python
  • A proven track record using the Apache Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Data Lake, Hive, HDFS, Impala) to tackle “big data” problems
  • Good experience using Cloud based data solutions (AWS/Azure)
  • A master of all things SQL (and NoSQL)
  • Knowledge of ELT, ELT, Lambda and Kappa data architectures
  • Experience working with production systems
  • Curiosity and a love for digging into the details
  • Passion for data
  • Exceptional communication skills with management, peers, and clients
  • Nice to have

  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration (e.g., Azure DevOps)
  • Experience with DataBricks
  • Some Data Visualization experience in Power BI, Tableau, or similar
  • Exposure to data science, machine learning or statistics
  • Some experience using Docker
  • Why BDO?

    Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:

  • We enable you to engage with the firm’s strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
  • We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
  • Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.
  • Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community. Total rewards that matter : We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market leading personal time off policy. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle. Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation.