Azure SQL Data Lead

Romania, Romania

We are looking for an exceptional Senior Data Engineer with Azure for a leading position in one of our projects.


Foundation Skills:

Expert proficiency in one of programming language:  Python, Java; 

Hands-on expertise on RDBMS: SQL Server or Oracle DB;

Extensive experience on REST API, JSON, Web app/services, Security (SSO) Implementation.


Azure Data Engineering Skills (must have)

Fundamental understanding and Hands-on experience on Data Ingestion, Data migration, Data compression, Data Curation, Data Encryption and Data transformation using Azure PaaS services like:

Azure Data Lake Storage, Azure Data Factory, Azure Functions, Azure Synapse Analytics/SQL Data Warehouse/ Snowflakes, Azure Data bricks, Azure Logic Apps, Azure cognitive services (form recognizer, vision API), PowerApps

Azure DevOps skills:  Azure DevOps CI/CD pipeline; GitHub, JIRA Board, Jenkins etc

Azure Data Security and Governance tools knowledge, exp:  Azure Active Directory, Key vaults, Data Encryption, Data Governance, Data Quality, Data Lineage, and Data Catalog.

Tools exp: Visual Studio Team Server or equivalent IDE. 


Responsibilities as a lead

  • Design data model, support development of integrations with Azure logic apps/ middle layer, UIs, Power BIs, Azure data lake, write stored procedures for supporting actions triggered from front end 
  • Written and verbal communication skills for communicating with customer technically and procedurally. Good understanding of Azure Infrastructure services and their limitations
  • Responsible for helping to design, deploy, manage and support the systems and infrastructure required for a data processing pipeline
  • Have good understanding in implementation of advanced security, authentication and single sign on across cloud and on premise
  • Advantages and limitations of Azure Active Directory
  • Understanding of the cloud architecture patterns and solution design principles
  • Understanding of different attributes for cloud application availability, scalability and ability to propose optimized design for cloud
  • Performance tuning of cloud based applications for best performance
  • Closely work with customer to understand the business objectives and define solutions to meet the business objectives
  • Experienced in working in agile/devops environment with continuous integration and continuous deployment and application lifecycle management


Preferred Certifications

-  DP-200 Implementing an Azure Data Solution

-  DP-201 Designing an Azure Data Solution

-  DP-203 Data Engineering on Microsoft Azure


Cognizant Softvision Employee Benefits
•    Flexible Work Schedule - Outside of main work hours, you can create a schedule that suits your needs. 
•    Hybrid workplace -  Whether you like to work from home or go to the office, the choice is yours! 
•    Annual Vacation Days - 26 days to relax, explore and spend time with loved ones. 
•    Trainings, workshops and certifications, unlimited Udemy subscription and more. 
•    Private medical package 
•    Meal tickets
•    Referral bonuses
•    Life insurance 
•    Banking services
•    Bookster subscription
The Place To Be, Now & Beyond! 
Cognizant Softvision is a leading software product engineering company, creating impactful end-to-end digital products and solutions that connect brands with customers. Delivering sustainable innovation, agility and a connection that inspires engagement and business transformation, we’ve worked with some of the world’s largest leading brands. Cognizant Softvision has more than 5,000 product, design and engineering professionals across a network of global studios in 9 countries and five continents. 
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