We are seeking a talented and motivated Junior Data Engineer to join our dynamic team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting data-related initiatives and ensuring the efficient processing and analysis of data. If you are passionate about data engineering, have a strong foundation in data technologies, and are eager to learn and grow in a collaborative environment, we encourage you to apply.

Job Purpose:

  • Design and build ETL solutions that will extract data from multiple systems, transforming and loading it into data marts/data warehouses.
  • Improve existing ETL solutions.
  • Support the existing platform and assist with migration to new platforms.
  • Troubleshoot data errors and perform root cause analysis where necessary.
  • Assist Data/BI analysts with technical guidance.

Your Expertise:

  • 1+ years of relevant experience with sufficient knowledge to develop solutions using the following technologies:

    • High-Level Knowledge of Dimensional model design principles.
    • Data analysis.
    • Knowledge of ETL framework.
    • Data exploration using Microsoft T-SQL.
    • Microsoft SQL server programming (stored procedures, functions).
    • Understanding of various data sources i.e. Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle Database,
    • APIs, flat files (CSV, tab, etc).
    • Monitoring ETL jobs.

Qualifications Required:

  • Matric/Grade 12
  • Degree or 3-year diploma (not required but would be an advantage).
  • Microsoft certification – Designing and Implementing Enterprise-Scale Analytics.
  • Using Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Power BI (not required but would be an advantage).
  • Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (not required but would be an advantage).

Personal Attributes:

  • Function independently and self-motivated.
  • Innovative and creative.
  • Must be keen to learn.
  • Must be a team player.
  • Ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Effective time management.
  • Professionalism.

Other information applicable to the opportunity:

  • Permanent Position
  • Location: Johannesburg, South Africa.

Desired Skills:

  • Adaptability
  • Authenticity
  • Partnership
  • Ingenuity
  • Mastery

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