So you want to be a Data Engineer?

Being Data Engineers, we think it’s a cool profession to work in. It's also becoming one of the most in-demand skill-sets across industries and sectors.
In this Session - Anna, Mikey and Ust will introduce you to the role of a Data Engineer; some of the technologies and tools used within the discipline; before guiding you to resources that will help you learn the basics and further develop your expertise.
We’ll share parts of our own journeys to becoming Data Engineers, and how you can use your existing experience to transition from careers such as being a DBA, Software Engineering or just having a passion for data and problem solving.

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Starts: 15:20 11th Mar 2022
Ends: 16:10 11th Mar 2022


Short Description
- An introduction to becoming a Data Engineer, Anna, Mikey and Ust will introduce the technology stack, tools and development skills needed for data engineering and show you how and where to go to learn them. We'll also show you how the skills you already have can kickstart your journey to becoming a Data Engineer.
Other technologies
- At a high level we may introduce EventHubs, Power Bi, Log Analytics and other azure services as well as services on other platforms

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Michael Robson
Anna Wykes
Ust Oldfield


AzurePlatform AgnosticData IntegratorManaging Big DataPersonal SuccessData LakeData Transformation and IntegrationData BricksPythonBeginnerWhy

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