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Senior Cloud Engineer Big Data

Caylent is a provider of Professional Services and Managed Services focusing exclusively on cloud systems and serving clients ranging from VC-backed startups to Fortune 500 enterprises. Caylent specializes in containers, serverless, DevOps, compliance and security as an Advanced AWS Consulting partner.

We are passionate about all things DevOps and Cloud Native and value teamwork, ownership and customer success. Our employees are the most important part of Caylent and thrive in a fast-paced, distributed work environment that has been 100% remote since 2015. Our unique practice areas afford opportunities to work with the most modern, challenging and exciting technologies that are leading edge. And most importantly, we have fun!

We are seeking a Senior Engineer of Cloud Data Engineering for our Caylent Service Delivery business unit. The right candidate is someone who has deep experience building a variety of cloud data solutions and is passionate about working with our customers, partners and employees to drive the business forward.


  • Developing Infrastructure as Code related specifically to data systems (Terraform / CloudFormation / CDK)
  • Contributing to CI/CD pipelines that manage data
  • Creation of data ingestion and processing pipelines
  • Developing data processing pipelines, data warehousing solutions and data lakes
  • Creation of model solutions using Amazon SageMaker
  • Working with customer engineers building the solutions described in project backlogs
  • Troubleshooting data systems and deployments
  • Mentoring and training engineers


  • Expert understanding of cloud infrastructure and implementing Infrastructure as Code
  • Expert understanding of data ingestion and data pipelines
  • Excellent knowledge of database schemas, including relational, NoSQL and Star schemas
  • Excellent knowledge of ML tools like SageMaker
  • Proficient in database security
  • Proficient with data query languages such as SQL
  • Great understanding of Agile project delivery
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for working in a startup environment and the ability to be cross-functional
  • Possess a natural curiosity and excitement for learning new technology


  • 100% remote work, either from home or in a shared workspace
  • Competitive base salary plus bonus structure
  • 401k with 4% company match
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance benefits with company paying up to 75%
  • Generous holidays and paid time off
  • State of the art laptop and tools
  • Individual professional development plan
  • Work with an amazing worldwide team and in an incredible corporate culture

NOTE: We are unable to provide sponsorship for this position.

Caylent is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, creed, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or medical condition including medical characteristics, genetic identity, marital status, military service, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state or federal laws. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, merit, and individual qualifications.




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