• Next Cohort starts: 22 Oct, 2021Limited no. of seats available
  • Program Duration: 8 monthsAt 5-10 hours/week
  • Online BootcampLearning Format

Data Engineering Courses 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 processing data on the AWS and Azure cloud infrastructures. Upon completion of this data engineering certification course in Charlotte, you will be career-ready for a data engineering role.

KEY FEATURES

  • Purdue Post Graduation Program certification and Alumni Association membership
  • Exclusive Master Classes and Ask me Anything sessions by IBM
  • 8X higher live interaction in live online classes by industry experts
  • Capstone from 3 domains and 14+ Projects with Industry datasets from YouTube, Glassdoor, Facebook etc.
  • Master Classes delivered by Purdue faculty and IBM experts

Data Engineer Bootcamp Advantage

This Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in partnership with Purdue University leverages Purdue’s academic excellence in Data Engineering & 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, offers higher education at the highest proven value. We are 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 PG program, you will:
  • Receive a joint Purdue-Simplilearn certification
  • Become entitled to membership in the Purdue University Alumni Association
Purdue Certification in Charlotte

PROGRAM IN COLLABORATION WITH IBM

IBM is one of the leading innovators in Data Analytics and infuses this Data Engineering certification course with industry-relevant, hands-on training.

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  • Industry-recognized IBM certificates for IBM courses
  • Ask me Anything sessions with IBM Experts
IBM Certificate in Charlotte

Data Engineer Bootcamp Details

Fast track your career as a Data Engineering professional with our Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering. This program covers Big Data and Data Engineering concepts, the Hadoop ecosystem, Apache Python basics, AWS EMR, Kinesis, Quicksight, Sagemaker, the 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 the basics of the program. Kick-start your journey with preparatory courses on Data Engineering with Scala and Hadoop, and Big Data for Data Engineering.

  • With this Data Engineering course, you will gain insights into how to improve business productivity by processing large volumes of data and extracting valuable information.

  • Data Engineering course covers 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.

  • With Data Engineering certification training you will become familiar with the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud platform, including Kinesis Analytics, and AWS big data storage, processing, analysis, visualization, and security services.

  • With the Data Engineering certification course, you will learn to create the most common Azure services, including virtual machines, web apps, and SQL databases. Learn the key features of Azure Active Directory and the methods of integrating the cloud service with on-premises Active Directory.

  • Data Engineering course covers the implementation of 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.

  • By the end of Data Engineering certification training, showcase your new Data Engineering skills with a hands-on, industry-relevant capstone project bringing 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:
  • Data Engineering course helps learners to activate their knowledge of Python for Data Science and familiarize themselves with programming through this introductory course (carefully crafted by IBM).

  • Data Engineering course helps you understand how to build and implement data-intensive applications as you dive into the world of high-performance machine learning.

  • Throughout this Data Engineering course, you will learn the basics of Apache as a centralized service and develop the skills to deploy Kafka for real-time messaging.

  • At the end of Data Engineering certification training, you will master the skills of data modeling, ingestion, querying, sharding, and replication.

  • This Data Engineering certification course syllabus includes Google Cloud Platform Development Essentials

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

  • Industry Master Class – Data Engineering

  • 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

Data Engineering Course 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 Data Engineering certification course caters to working professionals across industries. Learner diversity 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
    Data Engineering course learners from Microsoft, Charlotte
    Data Engineering course learners from Amazon, Charlotte
    Data Engineering course learners from IBM, Charlotte
    Data Engineering course learners from Accenture, Charlotte
    Data Engineering course learners from Deloitte, Charlotte
    Data Engineering course learners from Ericsson, Charlotte

Data Engineering Course Learner Reviews

  • Joseph Jiang

    Joseph Jiang

    Bethlehem

    I completed Simplilearn's Post-Graduate Program in Data Engineering, by Purdue University and received the certificate. During this program, I gained knowledge on critical topics, including Hadoop framework, Data Processing using Spark, Data Pipelines with Kafka, Big Data and live streaming on AWS, and Azure cloud infrastructures.

  • Vignesh Balasubramanian

    Vignesh Balasubramanian

    Senior Operations Professional at IBM, Chennai

    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.

  • Rajesh Dubey

    Rajesh Dubey

    Bangalore

    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.

  • Md Azhar Hussain

    Md Azhar Hussain

    Bangalore

    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.

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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

Candidates can apply to this certification course in Data Engineering in 3 steps. Selected candidates receive an admission offer which is accepted by admission fee payment.

Submit Application

Tell us why you’d want to do this Data Engineering certification training

Application Review

An admission panel will shortlist candidates based on their application

Admission

Selected candidates can begin the Data Engineering course 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

Our team of dedicated admissions counselors is available to guide you as you apply to the program. Our counselors 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 Data Engineering certification course is $ 3,500. It covers applicable program charges and the Purdue Alumni Association membership fee.

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, Splitit or ClimbCredit payment option with low APR and no hidden fees.

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Other Financing Options

We provide the following options for one-time payment

  • Credit Card
  • Paypal

$ 3,500

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PROGRAM BENEFITS

  • Take this Data Engineering certification course as 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 Cohorts

NEXT COHORT

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      22 Oct, 2021

      08:30 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      13 Nov, 2021 - 15 May, 2022

      07:30 - 11:30 CST

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

OTHER COHORTS

    • Date

      Time

      Batch Type

    • Program Induction

      2 Nov, 2021

      09:00 CDT

    • Regular Classes

      29 Jan, 2022 - 7 Aug, 2022

      08:00 - 12:00 CST

      Weekend (Sat - Sun)

Got questions regarding upcoming cohort dates?

Data Engineering Certification FAQs

  • What is Data Engineering?

    Data engineering is an aspect of Data Science focused on the practical application of data collection and data pipelining. A Data Engineer builds and maintains the organization’s data pipeline systems, cleaning, and wrangling that data to ensure the data used is reliable.

  • What are the eligibility criteria for this Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in Charlotte?

    For admission to this Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in Charlotte, 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 Charlotte?

    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.

  • Is there any financial aid provided?

    To ensure money is not a barrier in the path of learning, we offer various financing options to help ensure that this Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in Charlotte is financially manageable. Please refer to our “Admissions Fee and Financing” section for more details.

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

    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 in Charlotte, 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.

  • What are the different roles in Data Engineering?

    Upon completion of this Data Engineering certification course, you can apply for various job roles like Big Data Engineer, Data Analyst, or a Data Warehouse Engineer.

  • What are the benefits of taking this Data Engineering course?

    Certification validates your expertise in the field of Data Engineering. To add to that, getting a joint certification from a prestigious university, a world-renowned one like Purdue University is going to add recognition and stars to your CV. On the other hand, this Data Engineering course includes capstone projects and 14+ hands-on industry projects where you get to practice and implement the skills you learned throughout the program, and showcase your skills to your employer!

  • What are the top Data Engineering courses included in this PG program?

    Simplilearn’s Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering gives you a clear understanding of Big Data and Data Engineering concepts with easy-to-follow courses, namely:

    • Big Data Hadoop and Spark Developer
    • AWS Tech Essentials
    • Big Data on AWS
    • Azure Fundamentals
    • Azure Data Engineer
    • Data Engineer Capstone

  • What are the prerequisites before taking this Data Engineering course?

    You will be preferred over other candidates if you have at least 2 years of industry experience. On the other hand it is mandatory to have a bachelor’s degree with an average of 50% or higher marks, and it is always an added factor if you have a basic understanding of object-oriented programming.

  • I am not from a technical background. Can I still join this Data Engineering certification program?

    Yes, you can join the program even if you do not belong to a technical background. However, having a good hand at object-oriented programming languages will be beneficial.

  • Is there any minimum educational qualification required to apply for this Data Engineering certification training?

    Yes, you are supposed to have a bachelor’s degree with an average of 50% (or higher) if you wish to enrol in this Data Engineering certification course.

  • How will my doubts/ questions be addressed during this Data Engineer online course?

    We have a team of dedicated admissions counselors who can guide you as you apply for this Data Engineering training.

  • How do I know if Simplilearn's Data Engineering certification course is best for me?

    Learning new skills and expanding your knowledge is always a plus point. Simplilearn's Data Engineering course is developed in partnership with Purdue University, a perfect blend of world-renowned curriculum and industry-aligned training, which makes this program just the right one for you!

  • My current role does not include exposure to data. Does it make sense for me to opt for this Data Engineering program?

    Data has taken the world by storm and the more data-driven you’re, the more beneficial it is for your organization. By taking insights from data, you can make meaningful decisions, plan strategies, and help your business achieve its goal faster. Enrolling in this extensive Data Engineering course is only going to be an advantage, and nothing less.

  • Will I become alumni of Purdue University after completion of the Data Engineering certification training?

    You will get a Purdue Alumni Association Membership.

  • 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 Data Engineering course with eight to 10 hours of self-paced learning content in the form of videos. You will have to go through the assigned course before attending the first class.

  • Can I enroll in a Data Engineering certification course if I don't have any prior knowledge in Big Data and Data Engineering?

    Yes, you can enroll in the program even if you don’t have any prior knowledge in Data Engineering since this course will take you through the fundamentals to the top of the ladder, where you learn all the advanced critical Data Engineering skills.

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are a dedicated team of subject matter experts here to help you get certified in Data Engineering 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 Data Engineering instructors are Big Data 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.

  • Will I be able to access the content after completion of the Data Engineering certification training?

    Yes, you can access the Data Engineering course content even after the completion of the program.

  • I am not able to access the Data Engineering courses. 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 telephone. 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 Data Engineering course.

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

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the program price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, you can view our Refund Policy.

  • * Disclaimer

    Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering is offered on a non-credit basis and is not transferable to a degree.

  • How will this Data Engineering course help me to start my career as a Data Engineer?

    Simplilearn’s PGP in Data Engineering program helps you learn all the concepts from scratch. The instructors are highly qualified and know what skills do employers seek when hiring for data engineering positions. They take you through crucial topics like the Hadoop framework, data processing with Spark, and Big Data on AWS with ease and you can follow them at your convenience.

  • How is Simplilearn’s Data Engineering Bootcamp different from other online courses available in the market?

    There are only a few courses in the market that offer a university degree along with industrial exposure through a renowned tech company. The program is packed with industry projects, masterclass and hackathons by IBM, capstone projects, along with job assistance. With so many features, our data engineering courses are unique of its kind and you should consider taking it.

  • What is the weekly time commitment expected from me for this Data Engineering course?

    You can dedicate around 5 to 10 hours per week to complete this data engineering course in 8 months. You can also change the study plan as per convenience.

  • Are there any system requirements to take up this Data Engineering course?

    There are no specific system requirements for this PGP in Data Engineering program. A working system connected to the internet is enough to access the course materials.

  • What should I study to become a Data Engineer?

    There are many skills employers seek for a data engineer position. You need to study about core math concepts, big data tools and techniques, data pipelines, data warehousing, data cleaning, Hadoop, basic programming, and Apache Spark to become a data engineer. Our data engineering program covers all of these areas in detail.

  • What is a Data Engineer salary?

    Data Engineers command lucrative salaries across the world. They earn an average annual salary of Rs. 830K in India, £43,725 in the UK, $116,591 in the US, CA $80K in Canada, and AU$ 103,346 in Australia.

  • What is the Capstone Project all about and how exactly would it help me?

    Capstone projects are now a part of every reliable online training program. They basically help individuals to reinforce their practical learning. Such projects involve real-world problems and individuals work on real-world data sets with virtual labs to gain hands-on learning experience and become job-ready.

  • Is Data Engineering a good career? Are Data Engineers in demand?

    With the ongoing wave of digital transformation, artificial intelligence, and automation, the demand for professionals to have data analytics skills has increased. So, data engineering is a promising career option, and with low supply, the companies are even ready to pay higher salaries to the right candidates. Our data engineering program will help you develop all the required skills and become industry-ready.

  • Do Data Engineers require prior coding experience?

    Yes, Data Engineers are expected to have basic programming skills in Java, Python, R or any other language.

  • What are the different roles in Data Engineering?

    Data engineering is a trending career and encompasses many promising job options like data platform engineer, data architect, machine learning engineer, data warehouse engineer, and technical architect. Take our data engineer certification and gain the skills necessary for all these job roles.

  • What are the benefits of taking this Data Engineering course?

    Simplilearn’s data engineering Bootcamp is a unique program that offers the most suitable path for individuals to build a strong foundation in data engineering. You will get exceptional guidance from Purdue faculty and IBM experts regarding the Hadoop ecosystem, AWS EMR, Kinesis, Quicksight, Sagemaker, and many other important concepts. Moreover, you can enhance your practical knowledge by working on a capstone project from 3 domains and over 14 industry projects.

  • What are the top Data Engineering courses included in this PG program?

    This data engineering Bootcamp covers the following in-depth courses:

    • Big data Hadoop and Spark developer
    • AWS technical essentials
    • Big data on AWS
    • Azure Fundamentals
    • Azure data engineer
    • Data engineer capstone

  • Do I need to learn these courses in a specific order?

    Yes, we recommend you to follow the courses as mentioned in the learning path of this data engineer training program. The aim here is to give you step-by-step guidance.

  • What are the key topics covered in this Data Engineering course?

    Simplilearn’s data engineer certification covers the following important topics:

    • Data engineering with Scala and Hadoop
    • AWS security measures and database options
    • AWS big data processing services
    • Azure active directory
    • Azure stream analytics

  • What are the top roles and responsibilities of a Data Engineer?

    Data engineers handle a number of responsibilities in an organization. Primarily, they manage the core foundation on how the data is structured in the data warehouse. They ensure that the data pipelines are secure, scalable, and able to serve multiple users. Reading, extracting, transforming, staging, and loading data to selected tools and frameworks is also one of their crucial tasks. Our data engineer training can help you understand what it takes to handle these responsibilities.

  • What are the prerequisites for taking this Data Engineering course?

    You need to be familiar with object-oriented programming basics to enroll in our data engineer certification.

  • What is the Data Engineer salary?

    Data engineers have bright salary prospects owing to their high demand across the world. A data engineer certification further improves their salary prospects. Here are the median salaries of such professionals in popular countries (Source: Payscale):

    • India - INR 830K
    • The UK - £43,725
    • Canada - CA $80K
    • The US - $116,591

  • Is Data Engineering a good career? Are Data Engineers in demand?

    The world is heading towards hyper-automation, and companies are starting it by driving insights from the huge volume of data. This is the reason data engineering is growing rapidly. In fact, DICE’s 2020 Tech Job Report stated that Data Engineer was the fastest-growing job in 2019, with a growth of 50% YoY. So, now is the right time to enroll in our data engineer certification and take your career to new heights.

  • Is Data Engineering a good career? Are Data Engineers in demand?

    The world is heading towards hyper-automation, and companies are starting it by driving insights from the huge volume of data. This is the reason data engineering is growing rapidly. In fact, DICE’s 2020 Tech Job Report stated that Data Engineer was the fastest-growing job in 2019, with a growth of 50% YoY. So, now is the right time to enroll in our data engineer certification and take your career to new heights.

  • Does this Data Engineering course require coding experience?

    Yes, we recommend you have basic programming skills to enroll in our data engineering Bootcamp.

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