About this Professional Certificate

This program provides the skills you need to advance your career in data engineering and recommends training to support your preparation for the industry-recognized Google Cloud Professional Data Engineer certification. Through a combination of presentations, demos, and labs, you will enable data-driven decision making by collecting, transforming, and publishing data; and you'll gain real world experience through a number of hands-on Qwiklabs projects. You'll also have the opportunity to practice key job skills, including designing, building, and running data processing systems; and operationalizing machine-learning models. Upon successful completion of this program, you will earn a certificate of completion to share with your professional network and potential employers. If you would like to become Google Cloud certified and demonstrate your proficiency to design and build data processing systems and operationalize machine learning models on Google Cloud Platform, you will need to register for, and pass the official Google Cloud certification exam. You can find more details on how to register and additional resources to support your preparation at cloud.google.com/certifications.
Learner Career Outcomes
45%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 4 months to complete
Suggested 4 hours/week
English
Subtitles: English, Spanish
Learner Career Outcomes
45%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online courses
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible Schedule
Set and maintain flexible deadlines.
Intermediate Level
Approx. 4 months to complete
Suggested 4 hours/week
English
Subtitles: English, Spanish

There are 6 Courses in this Professional Certificate

Course1

Course 1

Google Cloud Platform Big Data and Machine Learning Fundamentals

4.6
stars
11,275 ratings
2,012 reviews
Course2

Course 2

Modernizing Data Lakes and Data Warehouses with GCP

4.7
stars
1,442 ratings
189 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Building Batch Data Pipelines on GCP

4.5
stars
856 ratings
109 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Building Resilient Streaming Analytics Systems on GCP

4.6
stars
694 ratings
83 reviews

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  • This course is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your lectures, readings and assignments anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.

  • This Professional Certificate is designed to be completed in one and a half months at 5 hours per week.

  • To get the most out of this program, learners should have basic proficiency with a common query language such as SQL; experience developing applications using a common programming language such as Python; experience with data modeling, extract, transform, load activities ; and familiarity with machine learning and/or statistics.

  • We strongly recommend you take these courses in order, beginning with Big Data and Machine Learning Fundamentals. This is especially important when completing the Qwiklabs projects, as these hands-on labs build upon the work you complete in preceding courses.

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