Enterprise Data Eng

Calgary, Canada

Job Description

Who we are:
Competing in a data-driven world, most businesses struggle to capture real value from data and analytics. Data management constraints cause mid-size and large companies to miss key opportunities in the value chain. Companies are left vulnerable to underwhelming performance and encroachment by competitors.

A4 Systems is a world-class team of cyber physical system product developers, transforming quality data into primary competitive advantage. A trusted partner to industries like manufacturing, agriculture, and energy, A4 builds mission-critical SaaS products for customers to achieve breakthrough performance. We are currently recruiting for 2022.

What you'll be doing:
This is an excellent opportunity to develop practical solutions to real world industrial data problems. The focus is on backend development implementing data pipelines in a microservices environment without relying on GCP or AWS tooling. You will develop integrations with our ERP platform to customize and extend functionality.

- Mine and analyze data from company databases to drive optimization and improvement of product development.
- Assess the effectiveness and accuracy of new data sources and data gathering techniques.
- Develop and test custom data models and algorithms to apply to data sets.
- Develop testing framework and test model quality.
- Process large amounts of structured and unstructured data, including integrating data from multiple sources.
- Design experiments and collect data for the purpose of deriving data analytics insights and solutions
- Experiment with multiple Best Fit algorithms
- Design/develop an effective and scalable integrated solution within SQC or third party application integration
- Develop and design APIs
- Troubleshoot, debug, fix and upgrade software and ensure client software solution works robustly in the field

Who you are:
- Experience in the Open Source ecosystem is key along with proven ability to acquire new skills.
- Rapid implementation of solutions - with a focus on delivery followed by iterations to build on success.
- Ability to manage multiple technologies to create comprehensive backend solutions.
- Previous Dev’ Ops experience

3-5 years of Experience with the following:
- Python
- JavaScript
- C++
- **Apache Kafka deal breaker
- **Apache Spark deal breaker

Nice to Have:
- Java
- Docker
- Kubernetes
- GraphQL
- Apache NiFi
- noSQL, ideally Cassandra
- PostgreSQL

Salary range for this role is $80,000 - $120,000

Problem Solving
Passion for technology
Ability to learn

Must Have

  • Excellent organization, planning and time management skills
  • Capable of adapting quickly, manage multiple demands and competing priorities, deliver to deadlines
  • Critical thinking
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for coordinating across teams
  • A desire to learn and grow professionally and personally
  • Energy- contributing to a positive work environment
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

Core Values

  • Authentic
  • Accountable
  • Approachable
  • Avid Learner


  • Team building lunches every week
  • Team building activities and company events
  • Personal and professional development
  • Open door policy
  • Casual dress code

What's great in the job?

  • The opportunity to work with a diverse group of like minded individuals who believe in the sharing of knowledge
  • A management team that is hands-on with the projects
  • An open door policy that enables that sharing of ideas
  • A project based corporation where no two days are the same
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What We Offer

Each employee has a chance to see the impact of his work. You can make a real contribution to the success of the company. 

Creative Work Environment

Professional Development

Health Spending Account and Benefits

Team happy hour and activities