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TITLE: Lead Data Engineer
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Lead Data Engineer in Riverwoods, IL to develop data driven solutions utilizing current and next generation technologies to meet evolving business needs. Ability to quickly identify an opportunity and recommend possible technical solutions. Develop 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. Contribute to determining programming approach, tools, and techniques that best meet the business requirements. Understand and follow the PDP process to develop, deploy and deliver the solutions. Be pro-active and diligent in identifying and communicating design and development issues. Provide business analysis and develop ETL code and scripting to meet all technical specifications and business requirements according to the established designs. Offer system support as part of a support rotation with other team members. Operationalize open source data-analytic tools for enterprise use. Work heavily within the Cloud ecosystem and migrate data from Teradata to Cloud based platform. Provide support for deployed data applications and analytical models by being a trusted advisor to Data Scientists and other data consumers by identifying data problems and guiding issue resolution with partner Data Engineers and source data providers. Provide subject matter expertise in the analysis, preparation of specifications and plans for the development of data processes. Ensure proper data governance policies are followed by implementing or validating Data Lineage, quality checks, and classifications. Promote a risk-aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Information Technology, Communications Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field and four (4) years of experience in job offered or related position: utilizing development tools including Python, Abinitio, Hadoop, and Hive; developing real time ingestion and streaming applications leveraging Abinitio; migrating ETL processes from relational databases like Teradata to Cloud-based platforms; utilizing programming languages including Shell Scripting, Python, SQL, and Microservices; utilizing Google Cloud Solutions including Jenkins, Github, Hadoop, and Teradata; building and utilizing tools and frameworks within the Big Data ecosystem including Hadoop, Hive, Scoop, HBase, and Hue; utilizing database technologies including Oracle and DB2; and scheduling and monitoring jobs using Maestro and Tivoli work load scheduler.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website https://jobs.discover.com/ for Job ID R1776 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.
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