Senior Data Reliability Engineer

Canada - Toronto

Full Time Senior-level / Expert
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Veeva Systems

Veeva Systems Inc. is a leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, Veeva has more than 750 customers, ranging from the world's largest pharmaceutical...

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Veeva [NYSE: VEEV] is the leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry. Committed to innovation, product excellence, and customer success, our customers range from the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies to emerging biotechs. Veeva’s software helps our customers bring medicines and therapies to patients faster.
We are the first public company to become a Public Benefit Corporation. As a PBC, we are committed to making the industries we serve more productive, and we are committed to creating high-quality employment opportunities.
Veeva is a Work Anywhere company which means that you can choose to work in the environment that works best for you - on any given day. Whether you choose to work remotely from home or in our Toronto office - it’s up to you.
As a Senior Data Reliability Engineer on Veeva’s Data Cloud team, you will support the architecture design and implementation of a large-scale data pipeline. You’ll primarily focus on designing and building systems that manage data collection, storage, and processing in a productized way to bring enterprise solutions to market.

What You'll Do

  • Design, build, scale, and evolve data pipelines and platform, including implementing ETL/ELT pipelines, from the ground up
  • Integrating Big Data tools and frameworks to support the product
  • Build logic throughout data products, from transformations and normalizations to data science methodologies
  • Enable supporting teams through providing data in a productized approach, such as data science, services, QA, and more
  • Collaborate with the Product Management team to identify opportunities to continue to improve scalability, monitoring, accuracy, and delivery
  • Develop Alarms and metrics to monitor software running in the production environment


  • 10+ years of hands-on data engineering experience
  • 5+ years working in an Agile development environment
  • 5+ years working experience with AWS and services such as EMR, AWS Glue, S3, Aurora RDS, DMS
  • Proven experience designing and building Big Data solutions in the cloud (tens of billions of records)
  • Proven experience designing and building large scale Data Warehouse solutions using AWS Redshift
  • Extensive hands-on experience working with Python, Pyspark, Shell Scripting, and SQL language.
  • Proficient in ETL Frameworks (e.g AWS EMR, AWS Glue, Hadoop, Hive)
  • Strong understanding of data design techniques and principles
  • Proficient in NoSQL and relational databases
  • Experience with application monitoring tools, such as DataDog, Splunk, SignalFx.
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on delivering a high-quality product

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Nice to Have

  • Proficient in Java or Scala
  • Experience with PySpark
  • Proficient in ElasticSearch
  • Experience in System Integration
  • Experience in creating and testing synthetic datasets
  • Experience with terraform
Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.
Veeva is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need when applying for a role or in our recruitment process, please contact us at
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