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IBM Data Warehouse Engineer Professional Certificate

Kickstart your Career in BI Engineering. Develop job-ready skills for an entry level role in Data Warehousing.

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3 Months

Under 10 hours of study a week


Beginner Level

No prior experience required.

100% Self-Paced

Learn on your own time

Build job-ready skills by learning from the best

Get started in the in-demand field of data warehouse engineering with a Professional Certificate from IBM. Learn to create data pipelines, query data using SQL, and work with a range of BI tools and databases to design, deploy, and manage Enterprise Data Warehouses (EDW).

Common job titles: Data Warehouse Engineer, Data Warehouse Specialist, Date Warehouse Developer, Business Intelligence (BI) Engineer

¹Lightcast™ Job Postings Report (median with 0-2 years experience), United States, 9/1/21-9/1/22.

median entry-level salary¹

in-demand job openings in data warehousing¹

¹Lightcast™ Job Postings Report (median with 0-2 years experience), United States, 9/1/21-9/1/22.

Skills you will gain

  • Relational Database (RDBMS)

  • Business Intelligence (BI)

  • Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW)

  • SQL

  • Extract Transform Load (ETL)

  • Data Science

  • Database (DBMS)

  • NoSQL

  • Database (DB) Design

  • Database Architecture

  • Postgresql

  • MySQL

About this Professional Certificate

What you will learn

  • Compose and execute various types of SQL statements and queries to access and manipulate data in databases

  • Deploy, Manage, Secure, Operationalize, Monitor and Optimize relational database systems like MySQL, PostgreSQL, and DB2

  • Create Data Pipelines to extract, transform and load data repositories using shell scripts, and tools such as Apache Airflow & Kafka

  • Design and populate Data Warehouses and analyze their data with Business Intelligence (BI) tools like Cognos Analytics

What is a Professional Certificate?

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Hands-On Projects

Apply your skills with hands-on projects and build a portfolio that showcases your job readiness to potential employers. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to earn your Certificate.

Earn a Career Credential

When you complete all of the courses in the program, you'll earn a Certificate to share with your professional network as well as unlock access to career support resources to help you kickstart your new career. Many Professional Certificates have hiring partners that recognize the Professional Certificate credential and others can help prepare you for a certification exam. You can find more information on individual Professional Certificate pages where it applies.

There are 7 Courses in this Professional Certificate


Course 1

Introduction to Data Engineering

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Course 2

Introduction to Relational Databases (RDBMS)

332 ratings

Course 3

Databases and SQL for Data Science with Python

17,240 ratings

Course 4

Hands-on Introduction to Linux Commands and Shell Scripting

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