Lead Data Engineer in New Albany, OH at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 12/8/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 55146

Senior Data Engineer. A contractor is needed for an immediate role as a Senior Data Engineer with the Data & Insights team with our client. The data engineer is responsible for data profiling, analysis and extraction of data in the process of constructing data products. The focus surrounds core retail areas including planning, merchandising, inventory management, supply chain & DTC/OMNI business areas.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with business partners, BI technical lead and BI technical team to ensure solutions meet the business and IT objectives of project delivery as well as have the ability to work quickly to cover day to day IT support activities.
  • We’re seeking a strong consultant candidate that is constantly challenging the status quo and seeking out innovation in an ever-evolving retail environment.
  • Design, develop and implement complex data solutions
  • Collaborate with other IT leads and developers to identify opportunities for improvement and innovation
  • Discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency
  • Develop team members by providing coaching, code review, and process guidance
  • Support critical production systems to ensure stability and uptime
  • Assist business partners in applying data to evaluate and tackle business problems
  • Create and uphold technology standards, processes, and audit methodologies
  • Continuously improve IT platforms based on retail and data management technology trends in support of business strategies

Position Requirements:

  • Strong experience in Netezza/PDA and has been a Tech Lead for driving requirements through to development for a data warehouse solution
  • 5+ years experience with data warehousing/BI technologies including one or more of the following or similar: Hadoop (i.e. HBASE, Hive, MapReduce, Sqoop, Spark, etc), Netezza and/or DataStage (ETL)
  • 3+ years experience developing and supporting complex SQL and database views in a large data warehouse environment
  • Experience supporting end user data request, questions and complex data issues, front end reporting solutions such as but not limited to OBIEE, Tableau, BOBJ.
  • Experience supporting data integration and/or reporting systems (i.e. 24x7 system support)
  • Experience with Agile and Waterfall software development methodologies and tools such as JIRA, Subversion, and GIT
  • Personal attributes: confident, self-starter, strong work ethic, highly motivated, sense of humor, a winning ‘can-do’ attitude, team-oriented
  • Retail experience is a plus