Cloud Data Engineer

Location: Dallas, TX
Date Posted: 08-10-2018
Our client is a leading provider of mortgage funding for communities nationwide.   Due to continuous growth, they have a new opportunity for a Cloud Data Engineer at their office in Dallas, TX,
 
As Cloud Data Engineer you will be responsible for developing, modifying and maintaining various applications used by the company’s major analytics groups. Projects will include creating ETLs to retrieve, analyze, extract, transform and make the data available for data mining, analytical processing, research and decision support with the use of business intelligence tools.
 
Principle tasks will include:
  • Supporting migration of existent on premise Analytics processes to AWS and/or implementation of new processes in AWS.
  • Supporting data integration process to new Enterprise Data Lake (AWS) and/or Enterprise data platforms that will replace current Oracle data warehouses.
  • Conducting proof of concept of new technologies in different platforms such as AWS/Cloud, to help assess and evaluate new tools for implementation within the company and in support of the Analytics Group.
  • Building and maintaining ETLs (Informatica, Python, and SAS) and other data solutions to support business needs.
  • Building and maintaining high performance database solutions (i.e. Oracle, Netezza, AWS Postgres) to support Business Intelligence Tools performance (Tableau).
  • Following data governance and industry best practices.
Requirements:
 
  • B.S. or equivalent
    • 2+ years of related experience Knowledge of Oracle and SQL
    • Must have hands-on experience with Hive, Spark, Python, UNIX scripting, SQL
    • Experience in AWS cloud and big data eco system and tools
    • Proficient technical aptitude in at least one of the following programming languages: SQL, R, C++, C#, Python, Java, or Scala, Spark
    • Ability to learn new technologies/tools  
    • Knowledge of relational databases and/or data structure in support of data warehouses 
  • Desired but not required:
    • AWS certification desired
    • Nice to have DynamoDB, Redshift, Snowflake
    • Informatica / Talend / Alteryx - able to develop and schedule ETLs
    • Netezza - knowledge of Netezza to be able to create and design
    • SAS, R, Linux, Unix -- basic knowledge of SAS, Unix and Linux
    • Basic knowledge of Tableau
    • Autosys
    • JIRA 
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