Data Engineer – Vancouver, BC

Flight Centre Travel Group
British Columbia
Industry : Travel Agent or Tour Operator
Sector : Travel Agent (Retail/Leisure)
Function : Information & Technology
Type : Full time

Job Description

Data Engineer
We are looking for a passionate smart and driven individual to be responsible for designing and implementing data storage and processing solutions. The ideal Data Engineer will design and implement the management, monitoring, security, and privacy of data using the full stack of Azure data services to satisfy business needs. The qualified candidate must have a minimum of 3 to 5 years of relevant experience. 
Our development team works in an open, agile environment that values innovation and a startup attitude while enjoying the stability of being part of a leading travel industry company.
Key Responsibilities:
Develop data integration points in the Azure environment (receiving the files, data transformation, and sending data to a target)
Ensure databases are running at peak efficiency by working with DBA’s and other team members
Discover barriers to database performance and correct them
Assist technical documentation team with the preparation of required materials
Actively participate in team agile activities including standups, planning, retrospectives, etc.
Knowledge of security best practices and oversight of secure database coding
Maintain SQL Coding standards
Provides troubleshooting support and identifies root causes for issues
Educate staff members through training and individual support
Experience building and optimizing big data pipelines, architectures, and data sets
SQL Server database development experience, with at least 3 years performance tuning and database architecture experience
Azure Data Lake / Blob (Storage purpose)
Azure Data Factory
Azure Functions
Azure Synapse (Formerly SQL Data Warehouse) w demonstrated proficiency in stored procedures, triggers, and index performance tuning
SQL Server 2012, 2014 or 2016+
Experience working in an Agile based development environment
Experience in PCI, GDPR, ISO, or other security compliance
SSIS or other ETL experience
What Flight Centre Travel Group can offer you:

Strengths based culture
Relaxed dress attire
In-house travel planner to book discounted hotel & air
National/International Award Nights
Diversity & Inclusion initiatives
Benefits including vision, medical, and dental after one full month of employment
Generous paid-time off policy 
Free and confidential access to our in-house financial advisor 
Life Insurance, Short/Long-Term Disability, Employee Assistance Program, Health Advocate and MD Live
Proud Corporate Social Responsibility platform through the Flight Centre Foundation and Brighter Futures program supporting nominated charities through Workplace Giving, Volunteering and Fundraising.
Employee giving program
Annual Charity Trip
Office Environmental Program
1 Volunteer Day per Calendar Year

Location: Remote, Vancouver, BC 
If this sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for and you would like to be part of our award winning culture then APPLY NOW.
Our promise is to provide an environment with equality of respect, dignity and opportunity for all our employees.  We value an inclusive and supportive workplace that truly reflects the diversification of our society.  Flight Centre Travel Group is committed to providing a barrier-free pathway throughout our recruitment selection process.  If you require accommodation because of a disability at any stage of our hiring process, please let us know in advance by contacting our Recruitment Team at


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