Data Engineering Consultant

Irvine, CA
Solutions – Data /
Full-Time /
About Us:

At CompassX, our clients rely on us to lead high-priority strategic initiatives and transformational projects.  Our mission is to create a community of people who come up with innovative approaches and deliver the best outcomes for our clients.

You will have the opportunity to leverage your experience, creativity, and skills to impact your clients and influence the trajectory of our firm to achieve growth for the team and your career.

We are honored to be recognized as a “Best Place to Work” in Southern California and listed as one of INC.’s 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S.

The Data Solutions team has a strong track record of partnering with companies to drive meaningful outcomes and accelerate their ability to increase output by maturing their ways of working. By elevating teams through a focus on data as assets, CompassX has helped transform companies into data driven organizations that make better decisions.

We help our clients understand that the data journey is an ongoing process, and we strive to provide solutions that empower them to take ownership and operate them independently.

What will you do?

Help our clients solve some of their most complex data engineering and analytics challenges through providing them with a unique perspective on how their organization can leverage the latest tools and technologies.

Blend your passion for technology, expertise in Data and Analytics, and your excellent consulting skills to design, develop, and implement technical components of data solutions including data modelling, ETL, Reporting and Infrastructure as well as their integration.

Use your deep understanding of the architecture for enterprise level data warehouse solutions using multiple platforms (RDBMS, Columnar, Cloud) and be confident in building efficient, flexible, extensible, and scalable ETL and reporting solutions.

Use your enthusiasm about learning new technologies to implement solutions that provide new functionality to the users or to scale the existing platform.

This is a high visibility role where you will be working closely with our leader of Data Solutions, and CompassX founders in a growing practice with opportunities to enhance your skill set and build your career.

Also, as a valued member of the company, we would invite you to contribute to the growth of the firm. Your participation could be on the account, practice areas, recruiting, mentoring, or internal initiatives.

What do you bring?

    • Ideally, 5+ years of Data Engineering expertise which spans modern ETL tooling and ingestion patterns with strong coding (especially Python or SQL)
    • Experience with non-relational databases / data stores (object storage, document or key-value stores, graph databases, column-family databases)
    • Passion for exploring new technologies and ability to solution with at least one of major cloud providers (e.g. AWS, GCP, or Azure)
    • Successfully able to lead a team of developers to successful completion of complex projects
    • Track record of developing and deploying end to end data solutions that solve challenging business problems
    • Confident approach to consult with clients to truly understand the business problems that technical solutions will solve 
    • Clear communicator who can interact and influence a variety of both technical and business stakeholders

What makes a great CompassX team member?

    • Passionate about excellent customer experience through your client interactions and deliverables
    • Excited for growth and open to change
    • Deeply interested in being a team player and building relationships
    • Proactive in taking on responsibilities and accountability
    • Dedicated and driven towards achieving goals

What do I get?

    • Competitive base salary plus a generous upside variable compensation model
    • Annual performance reviews that are straightforward and transparent
    • PTO plus holidays plus sick time
    • Sabbatical program
    • Health, dental, vision, term life, AD&D
    • Retirement plan with company matching
    • Continuous education investments to grow your skills & knowledge
    • Small firm feel and direct relationships with the Executive Leadership Team
    • Opportunity to design and build a firm
    • Remote working options
    • Opportunity to build a professional network in your own community
$120,000 - $160,000 a year