A Professional Data Engineer enables data-driven decision making by collecting, transforming, and visualising data. The Data Engineer designs, builds, maintains, and troubleshoots data processing systems with a particular emphasis on the security, reliability, fault-tolerance, scalability, fidelity, and efficiency of such systems.
The Data Engineer also analyses data to gain insight into business outcomes, builds statistical models to support decision-making, and creates machine learning models to automate and simplify key business processes.
To earn this certification you must pass the Professional Data Engineer exam. The format is multiple choice and multiple select. The exam has no prerequisites.
Review the exam guide
View an outline of the topics that may appear on the exam and you are expected to know in order to demonstrate proficiency. Some of the questions on the exam may refer you to a case study that describes a fictitious business and solution concept. Review the sample case studies that may appear on your exam.
- Data Engineering on Google Cloud Platform
The exam must be taken in-person at one of the testing centre locations. Register and find a location near you.
*Please note exams are not included with the course fee and need to be purchased separately in order to obtain certification.