Hours with Experts

Hours with Experts looks to grow the Big Data ecosystem in STL by helping individuals learn about the Big Data space or transition to new careers as Data Engineers.

Hours With Experts is a free 8-week course, designed to assist growth-minded individuals interested in learning about the Big Data space or transitioning to a new career as a data engineer. The course will teach the fundamentals of Data Engineering, including working with a pub/sub system, building a data pipeline, working with a streaming data framework, and interacting with NoSQL databases. Technologies used within the class include Kafka, Spark, Hbase, and Hive.

Hours with Experts is not a guarantee of employment or an extended interview with 1904labs. The purpose is to grow the Big Data ecosystem in STL by teaching developers key skills.

Spring 2021 Logistics

  • Cost: Free
  • Length: 8-week program, starting March 22nd
  • Frequency: One class (2-3 hrs) per week on Monday evenings
  • Location: Remote
  • Who: People from the St. Louis community with software experience who would be interested in learning more about the Big Data space and/or transitioning into a new career.

For more information on the program, read the recap of our first data engineering HWE course!

Our Spring 2021 session kicked off in March, but fill out the form below to get more information and receive an application when the next session opens.

If you have any questions about the course or want to know if it’d be a good fit for you, you can write it in the form below or contact wfarrell@1904labs.com.