Data Engineer – Talend / SQL

at Yoh
Location Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ
Date Posted June 10, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Jr. Data Engineer
Type: Fulltime
Remote (must be East Coast)
Main requirements: experience with Talend and SQL

About: A global association of over 850-member companies that generate US$2 trillion in revenue and serve five billion customers across 180 countries. We drive collaboration and collective problem-solving to maximize the business success of communication and digital service providers and their ecosystem of suppliers around the world. Today, our focus is on supporting members as they navigate their unique digital transformation journeys, providing practical and proven assets and tools to accelerate execution and platforms to facilitate collaborative problem solving and innovation.

Our vision is to drive the next wave of digital business growth – the digitization of every industry – by providing a common innovation platform to connect businesses, industries, and ecosystems. We do this in a highly practical and agile way through collaboration programs and communities which lead to rapid prototypes – ranging from digital business models to interconnectivity APIs – that have real world commercial applications. Complementing our collaboration programs, the COMPANY provides thought-provoking digital business research and publications, industry best practices and standards along with training programs to accelerate adoption, and events and workshops which connect top business & IT leaders to learn, network, and develop meaningful partnerships.

Role Overview:
The Data Engineer is responsible for developing strategies and tactical implementation that ensures that the COMPANY meets its vision of becoming a data company. To achieve this the candidate will need to help drive the improvement of the  current BI and Data Analytics capability by developing, supporting and optimizing the data warehouse to incorporate the business needs in an agile way. The role is responsible for
• Support and development of the  data warehouse
• Design, alignment and development of architecture in line with business requirements
• Developing and supporting ETL infrastructure to provide service assurance and continuous improvement of insights
• Identify ways to improve data reliability, efficiency, and optimization of the data warehouse
• Advanced data modelling
• Troubleshooting data integration issues and working on resolving and clarifying them.

This role will be part of the IT team, reporting to the Data Analytics & BI Manager, but will also be cross-functional support for the delivery of data insights to the whole business. They will work closely with Marketing and Sales colleagues who use Marketo and Salesforce. a globally distributed, busy organization, and the role will suit a conscientious self-starter that enjoys working remotely with colleagues in different time zones, with various levels of knowledge of data.

Must have:
• A proven record of accomplishment of developing data warehouses from source data and use of ETL. Preferably with Talend and SQL database technologies
• Excellent knowledge of data modeling techniques and implementing Slowly Changing Dimensions within a data warehouse
• Experience of implementing data quality metrics and data governance practices
• Knowledge and experience of using REST APIs and working with JSON data
• Expert SQL knowledge
• Work collaboratively and cross-functionally across the business
• Strong, demonstrable project management and delivery skills. Preferably with Agile methodologies
• Experience implementing and enforcing data segmentation and data management policies
• Excellent attention to detail, ability to validate data and troubleshoot issues
• Competent Microsoft Office user: Word, PowerPoint, Excel
• As a global organization, exposure to working with colleagues and project teams across multiple geographic locations and cultures
• Must have a dynamic and flexible attitude and the ability to work with people at all levels in the organization
• Strong analytical, planning, and organizational skills with the ability to manage competing demands
• Proven ability to lead development projects and ensure objectives, goals, and commitments are met

Nice to have:
• Experience of working with marketing automation systems and CRM (preferably Marketo and Salesforce)
• Experience of app development
• Interest in Machine Learning and AI (Artificial Intelligence)
• Knowledge and awareness of GDPR and associated requirements
• Use of JIRA or Trello
• Java or Python
• Experience with Snowflake
• Use of BI Tools e.g., Power BI

Person Specification:
• You have five year’s hands-on experience of full stack BI development:
• You enjoy using data to build insights and you have an educational background to degree level that supports this inherent fascination
• You have hobbies and side-interests that reflect this interest in structure and logic
• You have the people skills and patience to train and mentor people with various levels of competency in using data
• You can work remotely and support users in different time zones and on different continents, as part of a distributed global team


Drop files here browse files ...