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Toronto

Data Engineer

Data Engineer

Data Engineer

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a Data Engineer to join our growing Marketing Services team and work on some of our largest and most exciting accounts in North America. As a part of the Marketing Services team, this role will collaborate closely with internal solutions architecture, front-end and back-end development, and product management teams to support business intelligence efforts that assist our clients with strategic decision-making, as well as evolve the way clients use marketing technology and data to enhance their customers’ digital experiences.

Before we continue to dive into the requirements for the role let’s talk about Why you should join Valtech?

Flexibility: We trust in the expertise, skills, and actions of our colleagues. That’s why we provide a flexible work schedule that supports work/life balance.

Career Advancement: We offer a career, not just a job. We invest in the personal and professional growth of every employee because we believe growth leads to both business impact and personal fulfillment.

Learning and Development: We foster a culture that encourages and promotes professional growth and development, with continuous learning through our in house LMS (Ask us about the Academy)

Toronto Benefits:

  • We offer competitive compensation, Group Benefit Plan, and a Health & Wellness program ($1000 toward mental health!)
  • Monthly events with an active culture club
  • We close over the winter holidays and keep summer hours to help you make the most of those sunny Friday afternoons

Want to learn more about our unique culture and awesome people click here


What you will do:

  • Engineer data to support in insight generation and strategic decision-making, informing client marketing programs as well as digital product strategy and product feature enhancement
  • Write queries and prepare datasets for usage in analysis and data visualizations
  • Model data, write APIs / connectors and provide back-end development support for marketing automation campaigns, experimentation/testing programs, and audience segmentation and personalization initiatives
  • Work with business analysts and product management teams to define requirements and feature enhancements for client customer data platforms
  • Provide QA/UAT on data schema and its ingestion within client customer data platforms
  • Generate documentation, which may include data architecture diagrams, tracking instrumentation plans, and data roadmaps


What you should have:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 3+ years of relevant professional experience with reporting responsibilities
  • Experience designing and building GraphQL schema and contributing to the development of GraphQL APIs
  • Extensive knowledge of building REST APIs
  • Prolific experience working with SQL and relational databases
  • Proficiency in object-oriented programming and experience applying modern design patterns
  • Solid understanding of how data and BI can support digital marketing, user experience, product development, and e-commerce use cases
  • Experience working in an agile or scrum software development environment
  • Functional programming experience in Python, R, or other programming languages is nice to have
  • Big bonus points if you have worked with the Optimizely digital experience platform (formerly Episerver) and/or Optimizely Data Platform (ODP)

Here’s a little about us:

Valtech is a global digital agency that focuses on business transformation for our clients. Founded in 1993, Valtech has established itself as one of the largest independent global agency groups with more than 3.000 exceptional individuals operating out of 40+ offices in 15 countries. We work with some of the world’s best-known brands from travel to retail, connected experiences to automotive and we’re now ready to bring on even more talented colleagues to join us.

We believe diversity is essential to creating the best digital products & experiences. Valtech is committed to providing and maintaining a work environment where all employees and candidates are treated with dignity and respect and that is free of bias, prejudice, and harassment. We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, ethnicity, citizenship, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

So, if you are looking for your next challenge? Then this is your chance to join our team of exceptionally talented, creative and innovative professionals working with composable Best-of-Breed technology platforms within the large-scale digital experience and e-commerce business area.