About this Professional Certificate

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This Professional Certificate is for anyone who wants to develop job-ready skills, tools, and a portfolio for an entry-level data engineer position. Throughout the self-paced online courses, you will immerse yourself in the role of a data engineer and acquire the essential skills you need to work with a range of tools and databases to design, deploy, and manage structured and unstructured data. By the end of this Professional Certificate, you will be able to explain and perform the key tasks required in a data engineering role. You will use the Python programming language and Linux/UNIX shell scripts to extract, transform and load (ETL) data. You will work with Relational Databases (RDBMS) and query data using SQL statements. You will use NoSQL databases and unstructured data. You will be introduced to Big Data and work with Big Data engines like Hadoop and Spark. You will gain experience with creating Data Warehouses and utilize Business Intelligence tools to analyze and extract insights. Each course includes numerous hands-on labs & projects to apply the concepts and skills you learn. The program will culminate in a Capstone Project where you will bring together all of these skills to develop and implement an entire data platform with various data repositories and pipelines to address a real-world inspired data analytics problem. This program does not require any prior data engineering, or programming experience.
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Beginner Level
Approximately 12 months to complete
Suggested pace of 3 hours/week
English
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.
Beginner Level
Approximately 12 months to complete
Suggested pace of 3 hours/week
English

What is a Professional Certificate?

Build the Skills to Get Job Ready

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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 13 Courses in this Professional Certificate

Course1

Course 1

Introduction to Data Engineering

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312 ratings
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Course2

Course 2

Python for Data Science, AI & Development

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23,424 ratings
3,865 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Python Project for Data Engineering

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91 ratings
19 reviews
Course4

Course 4

Introduction to Relational Databases (RDBMS)

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49 ratings
7 reviews

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IBM

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