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Senior Azure Data Engineer and SQL Developer ~ EPAM Systems ~ Doha, Al Asimah, Kuwait 

Full-time · Mid-Senior level

EPAM Systems

About the job


Are you a highly motivated individual with a passion for data engineering? Do you possess strong experience within the Azure cloud environment?

We’re looking for a highly skilled and experienced Senior Azure Data Engineer and SQL Developer to join our dynamic team and work with our client, a prestigious international company based in Qatar. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining data pipelines and ETL processes in the Azure cloud environment. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure efficient data integration, transformation, and storage, leveraging Azure Data Factory, Azure Databricks, and other Azure cloud services.


  • Design, develop, and implement scalable and reliable data pipelines using Azure Data Factory, Azure Databricks, and other Azure cloud services
  • Utilize Databricks notebooks, SQL, and Python for data transformation and processing tasks, ensuring optimal performance and data quality
  • Collaborate with data scientists, analysts, and stakeholders to understand data requirements and translate them into effective data engineering solutions
  • Apply data engineering best practices to design and implement ETL processes and data integration patterns
  • Ensure data governance principles and data security practices are adhered to throughout the data engineering lifecycle
  • Perform data quality assessment, cleansing, and validation techniques to ensure data accuracy and integrity
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex data engineering challenges, identifying performance bottlenecks and implementing optimization strategies


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Data Engineer, with a focus on Azure and Databricks
  • Strong proficiency in Azure cloud services, including Azure Data Factory, Azure Databricks, and Azure Storage solutions
  • In-depth knowledge of data engineering concepts, ETL processes, and data integration patterns
  • Hands-on experience with Databricks notebooks, SQL, and Python for data transformation and processing
  • Familiarity with data governance principles and data security practices in the context of cloud environments
  • Proficiency in working with structured and unstructured data formats, such as CSV, JSON, and Parquet

We offer

  • Competitive compensation depending on experience and skills
  • Opportunity to work on leading edge platforms, working in a fast-paced, agile, software engineering culture
  • Knowledge-sharing with colleagues from EPAM’s global tech communities
  • Unlimited access to LinkedIn learning solutions
  • Regular performance feedback and salary reviews
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • Annual discretionary bonus
  • Annual air travel tickets for expatriates
  • End of service gratuity

About EPAM

  • EPAM is a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and development services. We are committed to having a positive impact on our customers, our employees, and our communities. We embrace a dynamic and inclusive culture. Here you will collaborate with multi-national teams, contribute to a myriad of innovative projects that deliver the most creative and cutting-edge solutions, and have an opportunity to continuously learn and grow. No matter where you are located, you will join a dedicated, creative, and diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential


  • You will be working on site, from our client’s office in Doha
  • The working schedule is 5 days a week, from Sunday to Thursday (In Qatar, weekend is Friday to Saturday)
  • Formal business attire is required
  • Please be mindful that local labor law regulations will apply to annual paid leave and sick leave