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Data Engineer-Sr.

  • Location: Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, 50392
  • Salary: 56.67
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

Long term contract Opportunity!

Position:  Senior Data Engineer
Location: Des Moines, IA 50392
Term: 12 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Conduct data engineering and analysis expertise to meet business requirements and maximize effectiveness
  • Oversee technical aspects of data management functions including creating, loading, transforming, cleansing, processing, analyzing, and visualizing data
  • Works directly or in support of data science/analytics to design, develop, test and integrate data from various sources into large-scale processing systems and databases to use in providing insights that solve business needs
  • Demonstrate independence working in more than one software development layer of the solution
  • May be required to provide on-call support

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 6+ years related work experience or a Master's in related field
  • Proven experience as an IT professional
  • Basic leadership and presentation skills required
  • Ability to work directly with data and datastores through programming language such as SQL, Python, Java, etc.
  • Experience with a variety of data modeling techniques and data structures
  • Ability to optimize data for analytics and data science
  • Experience building/operating systems for data extraction, ingestion and processing of large data sets
  • Knowledge and direct experience using business intelligence reporting tools
  • Experience building data products incrementally and integrating and managing datasets from multiple sources
  • Excellent planning, organizational, problem-solving, analytical and decision-making skills required
  • Ability to collaborate with others required
  • Must be able to effectively communicate strategies and designs to all levels of the company
  • Must be able to maintain a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality
  • Must have a strong background/understanding of a Data Warehouse environment, ETL development & design using Informatica, DB2/SQL, data concepts, code testing/validation techniques, and be able to work independently without daily guidance
  • Must be assertive, engaged, take initiative, and have good communication skills (asking questions, explaining status, design presentations, code reviews, etc.)
  • Excellent time management skills preferred
  • Knowledge of financial services products and processes preferred

If this sounds like the perfect fit,Apply Today!