Senior Data Engineer (Remote)

Employer
GEICO
Location
Chevy Chase, MD
Posted
Dec 02, 2022
Closes
Dec 13, 2022
Ref
725373984
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
GEICO Technology Solution has a vision and strategy for modern data, analytics and artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) to provide an end-to-end ecosystem for data storage, ingestion, transformation, analytics and AI/ML. To leverage data and AI/ML to continuously improve our product, claims, services and all other aspects of our business, to be able to most efficiently turn data into actionable insights, execution plans and profitable growth. To enable this vision The Single View of the Customer(SVOC) is seeking a highly motivated Senior Software Engineer to start or continue an IT career in the GEICO Data Operations division. In this role, you will: Team up with architects, scrum masters, leads, managers, and directors, you will work in an Agile environment to make the data on our Enterprise Data Platform accessible for the organization's needs. You will be working in a team with Data Architects and Analysts to build our next-generation data platform in Azure. You will be trailblazing to apply Software Development techniques such as Automated Testing and CI/CD to building data products. Collaborate with and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions in full-stack development tools and technologies Utilize programming languages like Scala, Python and Open Source RDBMS and NoSQL databases and Cloud based data warehousing services such as Snowflake and Redshift Share your passion for staying on top of tech trends, experimenting with and learning new technologies, participating in internal & external technology communities, and mentoring other members of the engineering community Perform unit tests and conduct reviews with other team members to make sure your code is rigorously designed, elegantly coded, and effectively tuned for performance You should be intellectually curious, have a solutions-oriented attitude, and enjoy learning new tools and techniques. Required Experience & Skills: 3+ years of experience with designing, developing, implementing and maintaining solutions for Big Data or data warehouse system. 2+ years of experience with designing, developing, implementing and maintaining solutions for data transformation projects. 1+ years of Experience with building Cloud Data solutions with one or more of the technologies such as Snowflake, Azure Data Lake, AWS Redshift, Google Cloud data eco system or similar technology in other private, public or hybrid clouds 3+ years of advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases Good experience with bringing data into a centralized data repository or manipulating the available data to build additional data sets for Analytics and Reporting purposes. Experienced with maintaining data quality throughout the lifecycle of the data. Experience with Data Modeling, source to target mapping, automated testing frameworks, CI/CD pipelines and task automation using scripting Experienced with working in Agile environment and end to end automation Developing new and enhancing existing data processing (Data Ingest, Data Transformation, Data Store, Data Management, Data Quality) components Strong working knowledge of SQL and the ability to write, debug and optimize SQL queries and ETL jobs to reduce the execution window or reduce resource utilization Data Engineering experience focused on batch and real-time data pipelines development, Data processing/data transformation using ETL tools, Snowflake and DBT Experience with Cloud Data Warehouse solutions experience (Snowflake, Azure DW, Redshift or similar technology in other private or public clouds); Complete software development lifecycle experience including design, documentation, implementation, testing, and deployment Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field is required Preferred Qualifications: Familiarity with data integration & transformation tools like Fivetran, Talend, Stitch, Confluent Kafka, Informatica, Azure Data Factory, Databricks, Fishtown/DBT tool & Graph Databases 3 years experience working on real-time data and streaming applications (Spark Streaming or Kafka) 2 years Experience working with Cloud Data Warehouse solutions (ie Snowflake, Synapse, Redshift, BigQuery) Experience with SnowSQL, advanced concepts (query performance tuning, time travel etc.) and features/tools (data sharing, events, SnowPipe etc.) Experience with Big Data such as Hadoop, Hive, Spark Experience with Data Vault 2.0 Methodology and data ELT with DBT tool Benefits : At GEICO, we make sure you have the support and resources to leverage and develop your skills, secure your financial future, and take care of your health and well-being. GEICO continually seeks to provide a workplace where everyone can be their authentic self. To help achieve this goal, we support associate-led Employee Resource Groups that foster a true sense of community. Through GEICO s competitive benefits offerings and various training and development opportunities, we have you covered with our Total Rewards Program* that includes: Premier Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance with no waiting period** Paid Vacation, Sick and Parental Leave 401(k) Plan Tuition Reimbursement Paid Training and Licensures *Benefits may be different by location. Benefit eligibility requirements vary and may include length of service. ** Coverage begins on the date of hire . Must enroll in New Hire Benefits within 30 days of the date of hire for coverage to take effect. GEICO is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to cultivating an environment where equal employment opportunities are available to all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, familial status, disability or genetic information, in compliance with applicable federal, state and local law. GEICO celebrates diversity and believes it is critical to our success. As such, we are committed to recruit, develop and retain the most talented individuals to join our team. #LI-SS3