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Jake Roach

Jake Roach


Data Engineer

Astronomer | Buffalo, NY


Empowering analytics at-scale through the design and development of a next-generation data lakehouse.

Authored Curriculum

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My Most Recent Course

Intermediate Object-Oriented Programming in Python

4 hours11 Videos40 Exercises96 Learners

DataCamp Course Completion

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My Work Experience

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DataCamp | Feb 2023 - Present

Course Instructor

Helping students learn the foundations of Data Pipelines and Data Engineering in my first DataCamp Course, "Introduction to Data Pipelines".
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Delaware North | May 2022 - Present

Lead Data Engineer

Leveraging Airflow, Databricks, and AWS to build and maintain a next-generation data platform, with data governance implemented throughout the entire architecture. Designing, building, and maintaining reliable, scalable, and resilient data pipelines to curate data for analytics use-cases from hundreds of disparate sources. Developing serverless, cloud-based transformation architecture to process large batches of data in parallel. Ensuring client access to troves of transactional and customer-level data through the development, CI/CD, and monitoring of a RESTful API, backed by MongoDB. Architecting, sourcing, and developing Tableau dashboards to visualize operational activities and convey evolving analytics-capabilities to upper management.

My Education

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Bachelor of Science in Applied StatisticsPurdue University | 2022

About Me

Jake Roach

Jake is a Field Data Engineer at Astronomer, and DataCamp Instructor. Using Astronomer, Airflow, AWS, and Databricks, Jake lead a team of engineers to build a data platform from the ground up. He loves all things Python and Apache Airflow.

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