Data Engineer

» Data Engineer
Information Technology
in Houston
, TX
Reference: 19-03544

Description:

  • Responsible for the analysis, design, development, testing, and documentation of information management systems
  • Contribute in defining and maintaining development standards and development best practices
  • Will participate in and contribute to technical feasibility studies, business cases, proposals, and 3rd party assessments

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in obtaining business and technical requirements, GAP analysis, technical design, development and documentation of information systems using data transformation techniques to move the data between systems
  • Prepares detailed functional specifications, design models, and system work flows from which Information management systems will be developed and implemented
  • As part of Production Support, supports, troubleshoots, and maintains production systems as required, optimizing performance, resolving problems, and providing timely follow-up on identified issues
  • Provides business support on data comparison as requested by the business
  • Defines and maintains the client’s information systems (IS) development standards and best practices
  • Supports, troubleshoots, and maintains production and ad-hoc reports as required, optimizing performance, resolving problems, and providing timely follow-up on identified issues
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Education:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or related field (required)
  • Additional 2 years of relevant work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree (required)
  • Preferred 3+ years of experience in data engineer or similar technology related role

Skill Sets:

  • Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated written communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Ability to work in a matrixed environment
  • Demonstrated project management skills

Technology Proficiency:

  • Programming Language (e.g., Java, Python, etc.)
  • Database Design, Construction, Tuning and Query (Greenplum, Hadoop)
  • Data Cleansing and Transformation (Informatica PowerCenter, BDE, Data Quality, etc.)
  • Business Intelligence tools (e.g., Tableau, Cognos, SAS, etc.)
  • Solution Design and Architecture
  • Master Data Management