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Data Engineer - Data & Analytics

About Slalom Build

Slalom Build is a highly-scalable, high-velocity Build as a Service firm. We work with clients to close the distance between dream and reality, imagined possibility and technical realization. 

We do this by blending design, product engineering, analytics, and automation to build the modern technology products of tomorrow. 

Nearly 1000 builders strong in seven Build Centers across North America, Slalom Build leverages a foundation of innovation inherited from Slalom Consulting. We’re intensely proud to partner with future-focused clients committed to disrupting their industries.

About Slalom

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Seattle, WA, Slalom has organically grown to over 6,000 employees. We were named one of Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2017 and are regularly recognized by our employees as a best place to work. You can find us in 27 cities across the U.S., U.K., and Canada.

Job Title:

Data Engineer - Academy

Slalom Build is kicking off a Cloud Data Academy aimed at cross-training engineering professionals on the latest data and cloud technologies! Who You Are: You are a passionate, self-driven problem solver who loves taking on new challenges using the latest data and cloud technologies. You love coding and find yourself keeping up with the latest technology trends.

As a Data Engineer for Slalom Build, you’ll work in small teams to deliver innovative solutions on Amazon Web Services, Azure, and Google Cloud using core cloud data warehouse tools, Hadoop, Spark, Event Stream platforms, and other Big Data related technologies. In addition to building the next generation of data platforms, you’ll be working with some of the most forward-thinking organizations in data and analytics.


  • Be a member of a growing team; help define and influence team culture & environment
  • Work on a wide range of projects for the world’s top companies
  • Work on solution-based, outcome-oriented projects with a highly skilled team
  • Get the benefits of a consulting environment while remaining connected to a core team
  • Build hands-on experience with the latest technologies and delivery methodologies
  • Work in a fast-paced, agile project environment with small, focused teams


  • 0 – 5 years of development experience
  • Ability to program in Python, Java, C#, Objective-C or Swift
  • Familiarity with multiple database environments and tools
  • Familiarity with basic SQL coding
  • Display passion for delivering high quality products that meet customer’s needs
  • Display a passion for data and analytics and a drive to improve technically
  • Strong problem-solving and analytics skills with the ability to work cross-functionally in a fast-paced and rapidly changing work environment
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies
  • Knowledge of database design and application design patterns
  • Knowledge of QA processes and test-driven development
  • Displays a relentless commitment to win
  • Displays personal & corporate integrity

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google)
  • Experience with Python or Java
  • Experience with big data technologies (Apache Spark, Kafka, Presto)
  • Experience with workflow orchestration platforms (Apache Airflow)
  • Experience with container management systems (Kubernetes, Amazon ECS)
  • Familiar with NoSQL databases (MongoDB, DynamoDB, etc.)

Slalom is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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