Senior Data Engineer

Type: Contract | Location: Cincinnati, Ohio
Must Have
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Systems
Understanding of Object-Oriented Programming Languages
Understanding of Software Development Lifecyle
Strong SQL Skills with ability to perform ETL
Familiarity with relational database architecture techniques like EDW, IBM DB2, etc
Demonstrated practice for scripting languages, like Python, Java, Powershell
Strong Windows Server Experience and/or Application Support Experience
Prior experience with Alation, Snowflake, NIFI/KAFKA, PowerBI, Tableau, & Git is a plus
Understanding of Agile Software Development methodologies
Understanding of data management and info security best practices
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Demonstrated collaboration skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills

JOB DESCRIPTION

Senior Data Engineer
Designs and implements software & support solutions as a member of an agile squad. Software in scope are 3rd party software applications which support finance and regulatory reporting business functions. Technical support functions include ETL, file transfer services, job scheduling, multiple environment support, data quality, upgrades, incident & problem resolution, etc. Being assigned to an agile squad means this role also participates in all agile ceremonies driving activities from design to delivery. Follows best practices and standards and participates in communities of practice to continuously refine and document these standards, following any required compliance & governance requirements.
Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues, and ensures that actions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provide technical knowledge, leadership and collaboration as an ETL developer & designer
Develop and maintain data transfer jobs & schedulers, as required, including to identify & execute opportunities to automate
Achieve operational excellence by automating processes and writing maintainable, supportable, and testable code
Assist with problem resolution for end users and customers, including incident & problem management
Support both application and environment upgrades, new implementations & patches, as required.
Develop software meeting code quality standards and metrics
Participate in communities of practice by contributing to and following standards, test driven development, reviewing others code, and sharing knowledge
Maintain effective partnerships with operations and engineering teams to drive service improvement
Remain current on IT trends pertaining to their area of practice
Contribute to the definition of operational procedures for software development
Maintain appropriate controls and documentation to ensure compliance of audit requirements

MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Systems
Understanding of Object-Oriented Programming Languages
Understanding of Software Development Lifecyle
Strong SQL Skills with ability to perform ETL
Familiarity with relational database architecture techniques like EDW, IBM DB2, etc
Demonstrated practice for scripting languages, like Python, Java, Powershell
Strong Windows Server Experience and/or Application Support Experience
Prior experience with Alation, Snowflake, NIFI/KAFKA, PowerBI, Tableau, & Git is a plus
Understanding of Agile Software Development methodologies
Understanding of data management and info security best practices
Demonstrated problem solving skills
Demonstrated collaboration skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
 

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