Tangerang – Data has become the main fuel for many companies in various industrial lines. The digital transformation movement encourages companies to utilize the data they already have to get the best solution in making decisions. Therefore, the role of data practitioners is needed, one of which is the data engineering profession.
Getting to Know the Data Engineer Profession and Its Role
The all-data era provides a promising career path for the data engineering profession.
Having the main role of building and optimizing existing systems, data engineers often work with other data professionals. This causes this profession to specifically prepare data for analytical and operational uses.
In addition, data engineers also play a role in developing data management architecture designs, managing infrastructure, and monitoring data. Generally, data engineering professionals come from an IT or information systems educational background. But in the digital era, as it is now, the competencies and skills required by this profession can already be learned by NON-ITs.
Required Competencies and Skills
Career opportunities to become a data engineer will be greater if you can show qualified competencies and skills. Carrying out roles related to data infrastructure and architecture causes this profession to need to master several programming languages such as SQL, Python, Java, and Scala.
Programming languages are a necessary skill because data engineers need to access, retrieve data, and run database queries. In addition, this profession also requires skills in system scripting, good knowledge of cloud computing, data warehouse, and machine learning.
Data Engineer Tools
Carrying out the role of a data engineer must be supported by various tools such as Hadoop, NoSQL, and Python. Mastering SQL will help this profession run databases containing RDBMS, Data warehouses, etc.
ETL tools are also necessary for data engineers to master. Some are Ab Initio, Pipelines such as Kafka, Luigi, Azkaban, Airflow, and basic programming and shell scripts.
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Career opportunities in the data domain are endless. Prospective data talents are in great need of their roles and skills to help the growth of various lines of industry. The Ministry of Information and Communication (Kementerian Informasi dan Komunikasi/KOMINFO) collaborates with DQLab, organizing Data Engineer training through PROA’s Digital Talent Scholarship (DTS) program.
DTD PROA’s Data Engineer training provides various materials that can help hone data competencies and skills. The Indonesian-language modules reflect industry case studies compiled by professional data practitioners. Learning by doing method with the live code editor feature helps participants access the materials easily without additional software installation.¬†
What are you waiting for? Join the DTS PROA KOMINFO x DQLab scholarship now!
Registration information can be accessed at https://dqlab.id/dqlab-kominfo-beasiswa-dts-proa.¬†¬†
English translation by Levina Chrestella Theodora
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