• Next Cohort starts: Nov 8, 2020Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 8 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Program Overview

This Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering focuses on distributed processing using the Hadoop framework, large scale data processing using Spark, data pipelines with Kafka, and working with big data on AWS and Azure Cloud infrastructure. Upon completion, you will be career-ready for a data engineering role.

KEY FEATURES

  • Purdue Post Graduate Program Certification
  • Purdue Alumni Association Membership
  • Industry-recognized IBM certificates
  • 180+ hours of Blended Learning
  • 14+ hands-on projects on integrated labs
  • Capstone project in 3 domains
  • Masterclasses from Purdue faculty
  • Curriculum aligned with Microsoft Azure (DP-200), AWS (DAS-C01), and Cloudera (CCA175) certifications

Post Graduate Program Advantage

This Post Graduate Program in partnership with Purdue University leverages Purdue’s academic excellence in data engineering and Simplilearn’s collaboration with IBM, providing a comprehensive view of the data engineering domain.

Partnering with Purdue University

This Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in partnership with Purdue University, one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions, offering higher education at the highest proven value. Purdue is committed to your success, changing the student experience with a focus on collaboration and the creative use of technology.

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Upon completion of this program, you will:
  • Receive a joint Purdue-Simplilearn certification
  • Become entitled to membership in the Purdue University Alumni Association
Purdue Certification

PROGRAM IN COLLABORATION WITH IBM

IBM is one of the leading innovators in data analytics and infuses this program with industry-relevant, hands-on training.

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  • Industry-recognized IBM certificates
  • Access to IBM Watson for hands-on training and practice
  • $1200 worth of IBM Cloud credits for hands-on platform exposure
IBM Certificate

Program Details

Fast track your career as a data engineering professional with our comprehensive curriculum that covers the concepts of big data and data engineering, the Hadoop ecosystem, basics of Apache Python, AWS EMR, Kinesis, Quicksight, Sagemaker, and AWS cloud platform, and Azure services.

LEARNING PATH

  • Get started with the Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in partnership with Purdue University and explore everything about the program. Kick-start your journey with the preparatory courses on data engineering with Scala and Hadoop, and big data for data engineering.

  • Gain insights into how to improve business productivity by processing large volumes of data and extracting valuable information from them.

  • Learn how to navigate the AWS management console, understand AWS security measures, storage, and database options, and gain expertise in web services like RDS and EBS.

  • Become familiar with the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform, including Kinesis Analytics, and AWS big data storage, processing, analysis, visualization, and security services.

  • Learn to create the most common Azure services, including virtual machines, web apps, SQL databases. Learn about the features of Azure Active Directory and the methods of integrating the cloud service with on-premises Active Directory.

  • Implement data solutions, manage and develop data processing; and monitor and optimize data solutions using the following Azure services: Azure Cosmos DB, Azure SQL Database, Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure Data Lake Storage, Azure Data Factory, Azure Stream Analytics, Azure Databricks, and Azure Blob storage.

  • Showcase your new data engineering skills with a hands-on, industry-relevant Capstone project which brings everything you learned in the program together into one portfolio-worthy example. You can choose to work on projects in ecommerce, BFSI, or video sharing to make your practice more relevant.

Electives:
  • Activate your knowledge of Python for data science and familiarize yourself with programming through this introductory course — carefully crafted by IBM.

  • Understand how to build and implement data-intensive applications as you dive into the world of high-performance machine learning.

  • Learn the basics of Apache as a centralized service and develop the skills to deploy Kafka for real-time messaging.

  • Master the skills of data modeling, ingestion, querying, sharding, and replication.

  • Google Cloud Platform Development Essentials

  • Master SQL and improve your career prospects with Simplilearn’s SQL Database Training Course. Functional knowledge of SQL (Structured Query Language), the leading programming language for relational database management systems, is in high demand and can set you apart in the job market.

  • If you’re looking to master web application development for virtually any computing platform, this Java Certification Training course is for you. This all-in-one Java training will give you a firm foundation in Java, the most commonly used programming language in software development.

  • Through this course, you will get an overview on the history of Apache Spark, how it evolved, how to build applications with Spark, RDDs and Data frames, Spark and its associated ecosystems. It will teach you to leverage the core RDD and DataFrame APIs to perform analytics on datasets with Scala.

  • Attend an online interactive masterclass to gain more insight into advancements in data engineering.

SKILLS COVERED

  • Real Time Data Processing
  • Data Pipelining
  • Big Data Analytics
  • Data Visualization
  • Provisioning data storage services
  • Apache Hadoop
  • Ingesting Streaming and Batch Data
  • Transforming Data
  • Implementing Security Requirements
  • Data Protection
  • Encryption Techniques
  • Data Governance and Compliance Controls

TOOLS COVERED

Amazon EMRAmazon QuicksightAmazon RedshiftAmazon Sagemakerkafkamongodbpythonscalaspark.Azure Blob Storageazure cosmos dbAzure Data FactoryAzure Data LakeAzure DatabricksAzure Stream AnalyticsAzure Synapse Analyticsazure SQL database

Program Advisor

  • Aly El Gamal

    Aly El Gamal

    Assistant Professor, Purdue University

    Aly El Gamal has a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and M.S. in Mathematics from the University of Illinois. Dr. El Gamal specializes in the areas of information theory and machine learning and has received multiple commendations for his research and teaching expertise.

  • Ronald van Loon

    Ronald van Loon

    Top 10 Big Data and Data Science Influencer, Director - Adversitement

    Named by Onalytica as one of the three most influential people in Big Data, Ronald is also an author of a number of leading Big Data and Data Science websites, including Datafloq, Data Science Central, and The Guardian. He also regularly speaks at renowned events.

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Learner's Profile

This program caters to working professionals from a variety of industries and backgrounds; the diversity of our students adds richness to class discussions and interactions.

  • The class consists of learners from excellent organizations and diverse industries
    Industry
    Information Technology - 40%Software Product - 15%BFSI - 15%Manufacturing - 15%Others - 15%
    Companies
    Microsoft
    Amazon
    IBM
    Accenture
    Deloitte
    Ericsson

Learner Reviews

  • Vignesh Balasubramanian

    Vignesh Balasubramanian

    Senior Operations Professional at IBM

    The curriculum was well organized, covering all the root concepts and relevant real-time experience. The trainer was well equipped to solve all the doubts during the training. Cloud lab facility and materials provided were on point.

  • Md Azhar Hussain

    Md Azhar Hussain

    This platform has enhanced my knowledge of big data and provided me the opportunity to work with experienced industry professionals. I appreciate the tutor's in-depth knowledge and, the help and support provided by Simplilearn. After the certification, I was able to grab a role change.

  • Rajesh Dubey

    Rajesh Dubey

    Simplilearn is a great learning platform for aspirants. It provides online learning with global intellectual faculties. It offers unparallel service and is the best place to attain professional knowledge and grow in one's career. I am very, very thankful to Simplilearn.

Industry Trends

The global big data and data engineering services market is expected to grow from USD 32.45 billion in 2017 to USD 123.89 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 18.2% (source: Fior Markets). 

  • Data Engineering Industry Growth

    50% year-over-year growth

    For Data Engineer positions

    2.7 million new jobs

    Estimated for Data roles in 2020

    Data Engineer Annual Salary
    $72KMin
    $103KAverage
    $158KMax
    Source: Glassdoor
    Data Engineer Hiring Companies
    Amazon
    Microsoft
    Google
    Apple
    Walmart
    Source: Indeed

Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts

Admission Details

APPLICATION PROCESS

The application process consists of three simple steps. An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and accepted by the candidates by paying the admission fee.

Submit Application

Tell us a bit about yourself and why you want to do this program

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

Admission

Selected candidates can begin the program within 1-2 weeks

ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES

For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering, candidates should have:

2+ years of work experience preferred

A bachelor's degree with an average of 50% or higher marks

Basic understanding of object-oriented programming

ADMISSION COUNSELORS

We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who are available to guide you as you apply to the program. They are available to:

  • Address questions related to your application
  • Provide guidance regarding financial aid (if required)
  • Help answer questions and understand the program
Talk to our admissions counselors now!

Admission Fee & Financing

The admission fee for this program is $ 3,500. This fee also includes all applicable program charges including Purdue Alumni Association Membership fees.

Financing Options

We are dedicated to making our programs accessible. We are committed to helping you find a way to budget for this program and offer a variety of financing options to make it more economical.

Pay in Installments

You can pay monthly installments for Post Graduate Programs using Affirm or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

AffirmClimbCredit

Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 3,500

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PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Complete this program while you work
  • Rigorous curriculum designed by industry experts
  • Purdue Alumni Association Membership from Purdue University
  • 50% annual growth in job openings
  • Active recruiters include Google, Microsoft, Amazon and more

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Welcome Class for Purdue Data Engineering Program
  • Date: 8 Nov-8 Nov

    Time : 07:30 - 09:30 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DE - Big Data Hadoop and Spark Developer
  • Date: 28 Nov-23 Jan

    Time : 07:30 - 11:30 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DE - Big Data on AWS
  • Date: 13 Feb-20 Mar

    Time : 07:30 - 11:30 CST

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DE - Azure Data Engineer
  • Date: 10 Apr-1 May

    Time : 08:30 - 12:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

PG DE - Data Engineer Capstone
  • Date: 23 May-13 Jun

    Time : 08:30 - 10:30 CDT

    Class Type:Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Got Questions regarding the Program dates?

FAQs

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in partnership with Purdue University?

    For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering, candidates need:

    • A bachelor’s degree with an average of 50% or higher marks
    • 2+ years of work experience (preferred)
    • Basic understanding of object oriented programming (preferred)

  • What is the admission process for this Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in Partnership with Purdue University?

    The admission process consists of three simple steps:

    • All interested candidates are required to apply through the online application form
    • An admission panel will shortlist the candidates based on their application
    • An offer of admission will be made to the selected candidates and is accepted by the candidates by paying the program fee

  • What are the financial aids available to enroll in this program?

    We have partnered with Affirm to provide competitive financing options(EMI option available) including 0%APR with no hidden costs for different tenures.

  • What should I expect from the Purdue Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering?

    As a part of this Post Graduate Program, in collaboration with IBM, you will receive the following:

    • Purdue Post Graduate Program certification
    • Industry recognized certificates from IBM and Simplilearn
    • Purdue Alumni Association membership
    • Lifetime access to all core elearning content created by Simplilearn 
    • $1,200 worth of IBM Cloud credits for your personal use

  • What certificates will I receive?

    Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded a Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering certification by Purdue University. You will also receive industry-recognized certificates from IBM and Simplilearn for the courses on the learning path.

  • Will any preparation material be provided to help me get started?

    Once you make the first installment of the program fee, you will also get access to a preparatory course. You will have to go through the assigned course before coming for the first class. The course will have 8 to 10 hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified on your first attempt. They proactively engage students to assure they’re following the course path and help enrich their learning experience, from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance.

  • Who are the instructors and how are they selected?

    Our highly qualified instructors are industry experts with years of relevant industry experience. Each of them has gone through a rigorous selection process that includes profile screening, technical evaluation, and a training demo before they are certified to train for us. We also ensure that only those trainers with a high alumni rating remain part of our faculty.

  • I am not able to access the online program. Who can help me?

    Contact us using the form on the right side of any page on the Simplilearn website, select the Live Chat link, or contact Help & Support.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course.

  • If I want to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    No refund will be applicable once you make the partial/full payment.

  • * Disclaimer

    All programs are offered on a non-credit basis and are not transferable to a degree.

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