Sr. Cloud Data Engineer

With Taos in San Diego CA US

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Posted on January 16, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


amazon-web-services, python, cloud

Job description

Taos is immediately hiring a Sr. Cloud Data Engineer to join our Professional Services organization! This role can be located in Mountain View or San Diego, CA!
Who You Are
You are a solid Cloud Engineer with extensive hands-on experience migrating data to AWS. Your stellar communication and interpersonal skills allow you to clearly convey technical issues and concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences. You are comfortable interfacing with clients and able to fill a role that requires a high level of professionalism. Your dedication to your work allows you to meet every deadline and produce impeccable deliverables no matter the project.
What You’ll Be Doing

  • Working as part of a small, dedicated team on-site with a client

  • Setting up centralized data lakes within AWS

  • Migrating legacy data to the new data lakes

  • Managing and optimizing data with Amazon Elastic MapReduce

  • Utilizing your knowledge of Apache tools including Hive, Tez, and Spark

What You’ll Bring With You

  • In-depth, hands-on experience migrating legacy data to AWS

  • Extensive knowledge of a variety of AWS features

  • Strong Python and Shell scripting abilities

  • Familiarity with Terraform and CloudFormation templates

  • Ability to fill a customer-facing role

Who is Taos?
Taos is a comprehensive technology services company that simplifies today’s complex digital landscape by providing both strategic and technical guidance while implementing transformative solutions. As part of the nation's technology landscape since 1989, we offer opportunities that will allow you to achieve your career goals and objectives.
We're changing the face of some of the most innovative companies with our diverse solution offerings, exceptional talent, and thought leadership. Our clients look to us first for advice, insight, and support, driving us to relentlessly focus on customer success.
Let’s Talk About Us
Some IT professionals watch their careers shoot straight up. Others spend years at one company after another struggling to get noticed and stay on top of developing technologies. If you are looking for a place that puts employees first while staying on the cutting-edge of technology, come to Taos. We’ll immerse you in multiple environments, give you access to the collaboration of a strong technical community, and expose you to innovation as it happens in real-time. With unparalleled adaptability, you have the opportunity to leverage Taos as an employer to be successful.
We love referrals so much that we pay for them! If you know someone that you would recommend, send an email to or Contact Us and we will do the rest! We'll make sure that you receive the $1000 referral bonus after they are employed with us.
Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, medical and dental insurance, 401k, paid vacation, sick time and holiday pay, plus loads of free training (Puppet, Chef, Nagios, LAMP Stack, PMP, ITIL, Python, etc.)!
How To Apply
If you’re interested in this position or know someone who is, please email your resume (Word or PDF format) and contact information to
Taos Mountain, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Veterans are encouraged to apply!
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