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Data Engineer

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Mid-Senior level

We are

At Synechron, we believe in the power of digital to transform businesses for the better. Our global consulting firm combines creativity and innovative technology to deliver industry-leading digital solutions. Synechron鈥檚 progressive technologies and optimization strategies span end-to-end Artificial Intelligence, Consulting, Digital, Cloud & DevOps, Data, and Software Engineering, servicing an array of noteworthy financial services and technology firms. Through research and development initiatives in our FinLabs we develop solutions for modernization, from Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain to Data Science models, Digital Underwriting, mobile-first applications and more. Over the last 20+ years, our company has been honored with multiple employer awards, recognizing our commitment to our talented teams. We began life in 2001 as a small, self-funded team of technology specialists. Since then, we鈥檝e grown our organization to over 13,950+ people, across 52 offices, in 20 countries, in key global markets.

Job Locations: Mississauga, ON OR Montreal, CN

Our challenge

We are looking for Data Engineer with a financial background who plays a crucial role in leveraging Snowflake, a cloud-based data warehousing platform, to manage and analyze financial data.

The Role


  • Strong understanding or Snowflake on Azure Architecture, design, implementation and operationalization of large-scale data and analytics solutions on Snowflake Cloud Data Warehouse.
  • Hands-on development experience with Snowflake features such as Snow SQL; Snow Pipe; Python; Tasks; Streams; Time travel; Zero Copy Cloning; Optimizer; Metadata Manager; data sharing; and stored procedures.
  • Experience in Data warehousing - OLTP, OLAP, Dimensions, Facts, and Data modeling.
  • Need to have working knowledge of MS Azure configuration items with respect to Snowflake.
  • Developing EL pipelines in and out of data warehouse using combination of Data bricks, Python and Snow SQL.
  • Developing scripts UNIX, Python etc. to Extract, Load and Transform data, as well as other utility functions.
  • Provide production support for Data Warehouse issues such data load problems, transformation translation problems
  • Translate mapping specifications to data transformation design and development strategies and code, incorporating standards and best practices for optimal execution.
  • Understanding data pipelines and modern ways of automating data pipeline using cloud based testing and clearly document implementations, so others can easily understand the requirements, implementation, and test conditions.
  • Perform code reviews to ensure fit to requirements, optimal execution patterns and adherence to established standards.


You are:

  • Minimum 5 years of designing and implementing an operational production grade large-scale data solution on Microsoft Azure Snowflake Data Warehouse.
  • Including hands on experience with productionized data ingestion and processing pipelines using Python, Data bricks, Snow SQL
  • Excellent understanding of Snowflake Internals and integration of Snowflake with other data processing and reporting technologies
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills, both written and verbal, ability to problem solve and design in an environment with unclear requirements.

It would be great if you also had:

Experience with Banking/ Financial domain

We can offer you:

路 A highly competitive compensation and benefits package

路 A multinational organization with 52 offices in 20 countries and the possibility to work abroad

路 Laptop and a mobile phone

路 15 days of paid annual leave (plus sick leave and national holidays)

路 Maternity & Paternity leave plans

路 A comprehensive insurance plan including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and long-/short-term disability (plans vary by region)

路 Retirement savings plans

路 A higher education certification policy

路 Commuter benefits (varies by region)

路 Extensive training opportunities, focused on skills, substantive knowledge, and personal development

路 On-demand Udemy for Business for all Synechron employees with free access to more than 5000 curated courses

路 Coaching opportunities with experienced colleagues from our Financial Innovation Labs (FinLabs) and Center of Excellences (CoE) groups

路 Cutting edge projects at the world鈥檚 leading tier-one banks, financial institutions and insurance firms

路 A flat and approachable organization

路 A truly diverse, fun-loving and global work culture


Diversity & Inclusion are fundamental to our culture, and Synechron is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. Our Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiative 鈥楽ynclusive鈥 is committed to fostering an inclusive culture 鈥 promoting equality, diversity and an environment that is respectful to all. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce helps build stronger, successful businesses as a global company. We encourage applicants from across diverse backgrounds, race, ethnicities, religion, age, marital status, gender, sexual orientations, or disabilities to apply. We empower our global workforce by offering flexible workplace arrangements, mentoring, internal mobility, learning and development programs, and more.

All employment decisions at Synechron are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to the applicant鈥檚 gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Key informations

Posted 16 days ago

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