1+ months

Lead Data Engineer - P206690

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    P206690
\u003Cp\u003E At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E The Enterprise Data Management team at Discover is looking for a Lead Data Engineer. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E In this role, you will have the opportunity to lead and collaborate in developing data driven solutions with current and next generation technologies to meet evolving business needs. You will provide technical design \u0026 development leadership to the Enterprise Data Warehouse team in development of Extract/Transform/Load (ETL) applications that interface with all key Discover applications. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Knowledge of data warehousing concepts, SQL, and experience with or a willingness to learn ETL tools (such as Ab Initio) are a must. 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results for effectiveness and feasibility.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDesign and develop data driven solutions utilizing current and next generation technologies to meet evolving business needs.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAbility to quickly identify an opportunity and recommend possible technical solutions.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDesigns and develops real time processing solutions.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDesigns and develops complex and critical data projects.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003ECreates and enhances data solutions that enable seamless integration and flow of data across the data ecosystem\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDesigns and develops data ingestion frameworks leveraging open source tools and data processing frameworks.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDesigns and develops data ingestion frameworks leveraging open source tools such as NiFi, Sqoop, Hive, Java, Pig, Python, as well as data processing/transformation frameworks leveraging open source tools.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDevelops, implements, and supports application codes and analytical models.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDevelop application systems that comply with the standard system development methodology and concepts for design, programming, backup, and recovery to deliver solutions that have superior performance and integrity.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EContribute to determining programming approach, tools, and techniques that best meet the business requirements.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EProvide subject matter expertise in the analysis, preparation of specifications and plans for the development of data processes.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EOffer system support as part of a support rotation with other team members.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EOperationalize open source data-analytic tools for enterprise use.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EEnsure data governance policies are followed by implementing or validating data lineage, quality checks, and data classification.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Bachelor\u0027s Degree in Computer Science, or related field \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E 4\u002B years of experience in Data Platform Administration/Engineering \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/strong\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E 6\u002B years of experience in Data Platform Administration/Engineering \u003Cbr\u003E \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDeep knowledge and strong experience using query languages (SQL, Cypher) for relational and graph databases\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EHands-on experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) based solutions such as Lambda, Dynamodb, Snowflake and S3 is preferred.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EExperience in migrating ETL processes (not just data) from relational warehouse databases to AWS based solutions is preferred.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EKnowledge of data warehouse technologies (Linux/Unix/Teradata/Ab Initio) is preferred.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EWillingness to continuously learn \u0026 share learnings with others\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAbility to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EExperience working in an agile and collaborative team environment\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EVery strong verbal \u0026 written communication skills\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EExperience within the financial industry a plus\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDomain experience in finance, marketing, credit, risk, anti-money laundering (AML), payment networks, or human resources is advantageous\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EExcellent written and verbal communication, presentation and professional speaking skills\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003ECollaborative individual who comfortable working on agile-based teams, excels in working with business partners to identify, develop and deliver innovative data solutions\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003ECapable of collaborating with stakeholders and project leaders to understand requirements, deliverables, and set expectations on tasks that you will be responsible for.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAbility to demonstrate leadership to managers, and peer level staff.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EStrong ability to build and leverage external relationships.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EDecision making abilities while gathering information and then put your decisions into action.\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E\u003Cp\u003EPassionate learner who enjoys education through class room training and self-discovery on a variety of emerging technologies\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E#LI-KE\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-09-17 Expires: 2019-12-12

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