Get started with data engineering on Azure

Data Engineer
Azure Data Lake Storage
Azure Synapse Analytics

In most organizations, a data engineer is the primary role responsible for integrating, transforming, and consolidating data from various structured and unstructured data systems into structures that are suitable for building analytics solutions. An Azure data engineer also helps ensure that data pipelines and data stores are high-performing, efficient, organized, and reliable, given a specific set of business requirements and constraints.


Before starting this learning path, you should have completed the Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals certification or have equivalent knowledge and experience.

Modules in this learning path

Microsoft Azure provides a comprehensive platform for data engineering; but what is data engineering? Complete this module to find out.

Data lakes are a core element of data analytics architectures. Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 provides a scalable, secure, cloud-based solution for data lake storage.

Learn about the features and capabilities of Azure Synapse Analytics - a cloud-based platform for big data processing and analysis.