Charlotte, North Carolina
This is a remote position open to any qualified applicant in the United States and Canada. This candidate must work in EST. Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is a leading provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services, dedicated to helping the world’s leading companies build stronger businesses. Headquartered in Teaneck, New Jersey (U.S.). Cognizant is a member of the NASDAQ-100, the S&P 500, the Forbes Global 1000, and the Fortune 500 and we are among the top performing and fastest growing companies in the world. Please note, this role is not able to offer sponsorship now or in the future Practice – AIA – Artificial Intelligence and Analytics About AI & Analytics: Artificial intelligence (AI) and the data it collects and analyzes will soon sit at the core of all intelligent, human-centric businesses. By decoding customer needs, preferences, and behaviors, our clients can understand exactly what services, products, and experiences their consumers need. Within AI & Analytics, we work to design the future-a future in which trial-and-error business decisions have been replaced by informed choices and data-supported strategies! By applying AI and data science, we help leading companies to prototype, refine, validate, and scale their AI and analytics products and delivery models! Cognizant’s AIA practice takes insights that are buried in data, and provides businesses a clear way to transform how they source, interpret and consume their information. Our clients need flexible data structures and a streamlined data architecture that quickly turns data resources into informative, meaningful intelligence. Job Duties and Responsibilities: Design, develop, and support AWS-based data lake and data warehouse solution Develop process flows using Python/Pyspark for Data ingestion, validation, enrichment, and extraction services. Develop and support batch and real-time data pipelines built using AWS Serverless services Develop and configure S3, Athena, Lambda, Glue, Dynamo, DB Kinesis, and SQS-related components. Develop a framework to perform Extract transform and load data from a wide variety of SQL and No-SQL data sources Perform unit testing and Integration testing using SonarQube, and implement quality validation rules defined by stakeholders Work hand in hand with Data Modelers, Data Developers, and Business SMEs to ensure the data needs and business rules are accurately captured understood and delivered. Qualifications: 3+ years of AWS experience Hands-on experience with AWS Services: S3, EMR, Glue, Jobs, Lambda, Athena, CloudTrail, SNS, SQS, CloudWatch, and Step Functions Extensive experience with EMR databases such as Glue, Catalog, Lake Formation, Redshift, DynamoDB, and Aurora Required tools and languages: Python, Spark, PySpark, and Pandas Infrastructure as Code technology- Terraform/Cloud Formation Experience with Secrets Management Platform like Vault and AWS Secrets manager Experience with DevOps pipeline (CI/CD)- Bitbucket Concourse Experience with RDBMS platform and strong proficiency with SQL Deep knowledge of IAM roles and policies Experience using AWS monitoring services like CloudWatch, CloudTrail, and CloudWatch events Experience with AWS workflow orchestration tools like Airflow or Step Functions Experience with Kafka/Messaging preferably Confluent Kafka Experience with Event-Driven Architecture 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. Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that all current and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities and treatment and a work environment free of harassment. Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.