AWS Data Engineer


United States Remote

Full time

$100-130k (annually)

Mar 2

We are Cognizant Artificial Intelligence 

Digital technologies, including analytics and AI, give companies a once-in-a-generation opportunity to perform orders of magnitude better than ever before. But clients need new business models built from analyzing customers and business operations at every angle to really understand them. With the power to apply artificial intelligence and data science to business decisions via enterprise data management solutions, we help leading companies prototype, refine, validate and scale the most desirable products and delivery models to enterprise scale within weeks 


*This role is not able to offer visa transfer or sponsorship now or in the future* 

Location?- Remote 


Roles & Responsibilities

1) AWS Data Engineer analyst with 5-9 years of experience in Databricks EMR Airflow Nifi and Snowflake (both app support and admin support).

2) Should be able to query the tables that are used in Amazon S3 buckets for analyzing the issues that are happening in AirFlow

3) Should be able to understand the python code that is used in AirFlow.

4) Should have strong SQL knowledge for querying the tables in SnowFlake and Databricks applications.

5) Experience in managing Application support projects.

6) Good communication and problem solving skills in

7) Should be able to cross-skill in AI/ML/Data Engineering technologies (Sagemaker Python Pyspark and other AWS cloud technologies)

8) Able to check the AirFlow jobs that are failing and should be able to provide a fix

9) Should be proactively communicate to all stakeholders if there is a high priority incident

10) Coordinate with L3 product team for any issues that are resolved from L2 end.

11) Coordinate with L1 team/other teams/vendor proactively for upstream issues

12) Able to lead the team from the front and guide team on high priority issues.


Salary and Other Compensation:

The annual salary for this position is between $100,000.00 - $130,000.00 depending on experience and other qualifications of the successful candidate.

This position is also eligible for Cognizant’s discretionary annual incentive program, based on performance and subject to the terms of Cognizant’s applicable plans.


Benefits: Cognizant offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
  • Paid holidays plus Paid Time Off
  • 401(k) plan and contributions
  • Long-term/Short-term Disability
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. Cognizant reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.

Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Mar 02 2023

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.Applicants may be required to attend interviews in person or by video conference. In addition, candidates may be required to present their current state or government issued ID during each interview.

Cognizant is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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