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Data Engineer

Cedar Park, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Hyliion is a high-growth electrified powertrain company on a path to transform commercial transport, starting with a differentiated technical solution to electrify the heavy load, long distance needs of Class 8 trucks. Based in Austin Texas, Hyliion has built up a talented team of engineers, functional, and business leaders to guide this business through commercialization and to expand and grow into related and synergistic new electrification arenas. Hylion's solutions focus on bringing a practical approach to matching technology and infrastructure readiness with specific operational vehicle use case needs. Come join our team and help reduce the environmental impacts of global transport in a way that also works for commercial trucking companies.

Hyliion is looking for a Data Engineer (DE) to join our team in Cedar Park, TX. This full-time position offers the opportunity to be a part of a fast-growing company that is revolutionizing the trucking industry. Option for onsite or onsite/remote hybrid (flex). We are seeking exceptionally talented individuals that are highly motivated to revolutionize an industry, reduce the use of fuel and have some fun.  You will be joining a growing IT team with the remit to build or deploy cloud first systems from ground up leveraging modern data stack.  In this role, you will be working across functional lines to deploy, integrate and enhance data product portfolio. Reports to Director of Data Management and Analytics (DMA).

Are you looking to be a part of a hardworking, passionate team that values creativity and innovation? This is a great time to join Hyliion!

Essential Functions: Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work with the team to design and build a scalable and resilient E2E Data & Analytics platform in Microsoft Azure ecosystem from the ground up.
  • Architect solutions to efficiently obtain, process, and store large, complex data sets for analytics and ML applications. (E.g. Vehicle Telemetry/IoT Data, Business/Custom app data, files, images).
  • Establish best practices and maintain documentation with all technical details and proper visual diagrams of solutions for easy understanding.
  • Work with various SaaS application vendors and Hyliion users to understand data integration needs and execute on those requirements. Contribute to developing internal processes to efficiently collect requirements.
  • Prioritize access and audit controls while proposing and implementing solutions to ensure compliance and security.

Job Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Requirements:

  • Demonstrated experience in building highly scalable architectures.
  • Experience designing RESTful, versioned, API micro services.
  • Proficient in CI/CD pipelines, Docker (Kubernetes) Container Orchestration, Routing Mesh, Message Bus, and API Gateways.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and the skills to deal with ambiguity.
  • Comfortable with learning new skills to deliver high quality solutions.
  • Ability to work well under minimal supervision.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • 4+ years developing and supporting Data Integration solutions.
  • 2+ years in Data Integration design and development.
  • 2+ years Python/Scala/R.
  • 2+ years on Azure Cloud Platform using Azure Data Factory, Event Hubs, Azure Stream Analytics/Kafka, Azure Functions, Azure. SQL/KQL, ADLS Gen2/Azure Data Lake, or equivalent cloud technologies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Automotive or Manufacturing experience is a plus.
  • Understanding of open-source technologies in modern data stack.
  • Knowledge of distributed architecture features and challenges.
  • Experience in configuring Azure data lake and Azure SQL databases is a big plus (provisioning ADLS Gen2, configuring security, configuring users and roles in Azure Active Directory, provisioning databases, performance tuning, disaster recovery, auto-scaling, etc.)
  • Skillsets used – Azure ADF V2, ADLS, Data Bricks, Spark SQL, Python/Scala, Azure SQL DB, Git.
  • Knowledge of SCRUM and DevOps methodologies




Physical Demands: 

  • Ability to lift and/ or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Crouching: Bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
  • Reaching: Extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction.
  • Standing: Remaining upright on the feet, particularly for sustained periods of time.
  • Walking: Moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances or moving from one work site to another.
  • Talking: Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; those activities where detailed or important spoken instructions must be conveyed to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly.
  • Hearing: Perceiving the nature of sounds at normal speaking levels with or without correction and having the ability to receive detailed information through oral communication and making fine discriminations in sound.
  • Repetitive motions: Making substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
  • The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, and/or operation of machines (including inspection); using measurement devices; and/or assembly or fabrication of parts at distances close to the eyes.

Work Environment:

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
  • For the most part, ambient room temperatures, lighting and traditional equipment as found in a typical office.

Hyliion is committed to diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.



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