What Makes or Breaks a Data Engineer?

Some call them research engineers, some machine learning engineers, some BI engineers and some data engineers. Still cloud migrations, Hacker News frontpage darlings and evil APIs can break them. How to become a good one and what makes a good investment to learn in the Dépêche Mode of data technology?

Molnár Dániel
Senior Data Engineer, Shopify Inc.

Data devops, data architect, data engineer, data nerd – The Data Janitor. Building companies, teams and products for two decades, 10 years in data. Proven build-to-market capabilities utilizing data – CS + data + product. Organizer of Data Natives Berlin and Crunch Data Engineering and Analytics Conference. Organizer of the Data Council Berlin Meetup.