Chicago based eCommerce firm to hire a Senior Python Engineer | Data Engineer. The client is requiring a Senior Python Engineer with excellent experience building data pipelines from scratch. The client does not use or want resources that use ETL tools to build data pipelines.

Due to COVID-19, initially the resources will work remotely; eventually, the resource will need to be onsite in their Chicago, IL or Buffalo Grove, IL location.


  • My client does not use any ETL tools – All pipelines are custom built from scratch with Python and SQL.
  • Participate in Requirements Gathering: work with key business partner groups and other Data Engineering personnel to understand department-level data requirements for the analytics platform.
  • Design Data Pipelines: work with other Data Engineering personnel on an overall design for flowing data from various internal and external sources into the Analytics platform.
  • Build Data Pipelines from scratch with Python and SQL: leverage standard toolset and develop ETL/ELT code to move data from various internal and external sources into the analytics platform.
  • Support Data Quality Program: work with Data QA Engineer to identify automated QA checks and associated monitoring.
  • Key contributor to defining, implementing, and supporting:
    • Data Services
    • Data Dictionary


  • Strong ELT/ ETL designer/developer
  • Strong SQL & Python Expert level
  • Performance tuning with SQL
  • Structured & unstructured data expertise
  • Cloud environment development & operations experience (GCP, AWS)
  • Preference for candidates experienced with:
    • Google Cloud Platform (GCP) and associated services; e.g., Big Query, GCS, Cloud Composer, Dataproc, Dataflow, Dataprep, Cloud Pub/Sub, Metadata DB, Data Studio, Datalab, other tools Apache Airflow (scheduler), Bitbucket
    • Real-time data replication/streaming tools
    • Data Modeling

Successful completion of background check.

  • One phone interview followed by one MS Teams interview; candidates must be local to Chicago; IL as onsite work will be required post COVID-19.


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