Senior Data Engineer

Irving, TX 75038

Posted: 06/26/2019 Job Number: 285005979003

Job Title: Senior Data Engineer

Location: Irving, TX / Cedar Rapids, IA

Position type: Permanent


The Senior Data Engineer  relishes working with large volumes of data, enjoys the challenge of highly complex technical contexts, and, above all else, is passionate about data and analytics. He/she is an expert with modern data architectures, data modeling, ETL design, business intelligence tools and passionately partners with the business to identify strategic opportunities where improvements in data infrastructure creates significant business impact. He/she needs to possess exceptional technical expertise in large scale data warehouse and BI systems.


Major responsibilities:

Responsible for designing, building & managing the advanced analytics platform to support data science and the business intelligence teams with a mind toward accuracy, scalability and high performance.

Work with the product owner and data stakeholders to understand the business requirements and implement optimal data solutions.

Architect, implement, and operate stable, scalable and highly performant data pipelines that cleanse, structure and integrate disparate big data sets into a readable and accessible format for end user analyses and reporting.

Build & operate the Data Lake on AWS technologies to optimize our data lifecycle and enable next generation data analytics.

Provide architectural, functional and process guidance on system capabilities and solution approaches.

Provide technical guidance and thought leadership to other members of the team.


Education and Experience:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

5+ years hands-on experience with Data Warehousing design & implementation (preferably with AWS Redshift or Snowflake Data Warehouse)

5+ years of strong experience with SQL and ability to write efficient code for high volume data processing

5+ years hands-on ETL experience support high performing ETL processes, including data quality and testing processes

2+ years hands-on experience implementing data lake solutions (preferably on AWS technologies)

Experience with AWS Big Data technologies (Kinesis, EMR, AWS Glue, etc.)

Experience with NoSQL technologies (DynamoDB, Redis, Elastic Search, etc.)

2+ years programming experience with an advanced language (C#, Python, Java, etc.)

Experience ensuring data quality across multiple data sets used for analytical purposes

Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau, QlikView, Power BI, etc.

Experience in agile development methodologies.

Knowledge of statistical concepts and their application in reporting and data mart applications

Good communication(oral and written) and interpersonal skills.

Enthusiastic attention to detail.

Ability to acquire new skills quickly, and thrive in a collaborative team environment



Contact:  Imran Khan (913) 257-3377 Ext 191

Required: AWS (Redshift or Snowflake)-design & implementation experience Data Warehouse ETL SQL NoSQL some programming experience Nice to have Data lake Analytics background
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