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Senior Data Engineer

Requisition ID:  164362 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  IT Centres of Excellence 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time

 

Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Ontario  

City: Toronto

Location: Tahoe Office 

Postal Code:  

 

Our family of 134,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  

 

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 

 

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.

 

Join us invest in your future

Ready to make an impact 
We’re expanding our digital team and we need exceptional talent in Data, IT and Innovation.

You are a builder, influencer and change agent
In this exciting role, you will help design and build the infrastructure needed for optimal data usage and results. You will identify, design and implement the internal processes to support data-driven decision making across the organization as well as mentor junior data engineers on the team

You are a team player
With the data architects, your business unit internal clients, and product teams. You know how to collaborate, support, and communicate in a large cross-functional environment.

We are on a journey to completely transform how we do business, and we offer a hybrid work model with the opportunity for additional flexibility.

Join Us And You’ll Be Working With

    Leading tools and systems in our modern Azure and MS Stack infrastructure.
    A data-driven culture led by a strong Enterprise Data Office.
    Strong, success-focused team of energetic and experienced digital experts.

What you bring to the table

   An innovative approach to building and nurturing data flow processes
    Ability to create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture
    Skills to assess business requests and provide response and direction quickly
    Knowledge to support and mentor cross-function team members
    Own and support data products lifecycle from inception to product delivery
    Both big-picture strategic and in-the-trenches tactical approach to data management

What you have to offer

    

Bachelor’s Degree in Technology, Computer Science, Mathematics or a related discipline. A minimum of 5 years of experience as a Data Engineer or Software Engineer professional
    Experience with data warehouse and data lake design, development and sustainment
    Coding skills and deep proficiency with SQL, Python, Scala etc. 
    Competent with general scripting/software development 
    Understanding of data processing performance concerns and issues (configuring database server/data schema for performance, optimizing SQL) 
    Experience with reporting tools (e.g. Excel, Power BI, Tableau), Experience with version control systems (e.g. Git) 
    Experience with Mentoring junior team members/Data Engineers is an asset
    Experience with cloud platforms (Azure preferably), Strong knowledge of data modeling, data architecture and data structures 
    Strong understanding Agile and DevOps, including CI/CD technologies and practices, Excellent listening, communication, collaboration and problem-solving skills

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

 

 

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

 

We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.