Cloud Engineer - DNA Science [Ancestry 🌿]

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:briefcase: Title

Cloud Engineer - DNA Science

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:round_pushpin: Location

Remote – USA

:building_construction: Job Description

What You’ll Do:

  • Streamline manual processes to improve quality, reproducibility, and access to data.
  • Build and maintain data systems and pipelines.
  • Harmonize and transform raw information from different sources to create consistent and machine-readable formats.
  • Develop and test architectures that enable data extraction and transformation for predictive or prescriptive modeling

Who You Are:

  • Previous experience as a data engineer or in a similar role
  • Technical expertise with data models, data mining, and segmentation techniques
  • Knowledge of Python programming languages
  • Hands-on experience with complex SQL queries and database design
  • Experience developing interactive visualization tools to support non-technical stakeholders (e.g., RShiny, Streamlit, Tableau, web-based applications)
  • Experienced with Spark/Hadoop experience for big data analytics

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in stats, physics, computer science, or related discipline
  • Minimum 2 year of experience with Python, SQL, and interactive data visualization/exploration tools
  • Experience using Python to automate tasks
  • Experience with Bash, Linux administration
  • Communication skills, especially explaining technical concepts to non-technical business leaders
  • Comfort working in a dynamic, research-oriented team with concurrent projects
  • Familiarity with the AWS ecosystem
  • Knowledge of infrastructure tools like Terraform and AWS Cloud Formation
  • Experience working with biological data/scientists
  • familiarity with workflow orchestration tools/languages to automate tasks and deploy pipelines