Setup Google BigQuery Destination

Step by Step Guide


Before proceeding, please ensure that you have been in contact with a DataHawk representative who has provided you with a dedicated service principal name in the form of <company>@<projectid>


This guide assumes that you are already familiar with Google Cloud (GCP) and actively using BigQuery. Therefore, we will not delve into the details of creating an Organization, Project, or Billing account.

If you are unfamiliar with GCP, we recommend selecting one of our Fully-managed Data-as-a-Service options to get started.

Create your Google Cloud Project

Go to and sign in with a Google Account.
Once logged, click on the project/organization selector and create a "New Project".


Create your project with the name of your choice.

We encourage a naming like <company>-datahawk-bigquery

Note that the Project ID may differ from your project name


Authorize DataHawk to your Project

Select the project and navigate to : IAM & Admin / IAM


From this page, grant the following access to the service principal provided by your DataHawk representative (should be in the form <company>@<projectid> :

  • BigQuery Data Editor
  • BigQuery User

The configuration is complete.
You should now communicate the following information to your DataHawk representative :