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TITLE: Principal Data Engineer
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Principal Data Engineer in Riverwoods, IL to support engineering leadership with the creation and enhancement of data solutions enabling seamless integration and flow of data across the data ecosystem. Provide senior level technical consulting to peer data engineers during design and development for highly complex and critical data projects. Design and develop data ingestion frameworks leveraging open source tools such as NiFi, Sqoop, Hive, Java, Pig, and Python, as well as data processing/transformation frameworks leveraging open source tools. Design and develop real time processing solutions using Open Source tools. Design and develop cloud-based solutions leveraging technologies, tool sets and concepts in the AWS landscape, including but not limited to Python, Spark, Lambda, S3 and Snowflake. Support migration from legacy on-prem solutions to cloud-based solutions. Provide support for deployed data applications and analytical models. Promote a risk-aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field of study and six (6) years of progressively responsible experience in the job offered or related occupation: developing software products and conducting data analysis using Java Enterprise Edition (JEE), EJB, Spring, Eclipse, Hibernate, Servlets, JSP, JAXP, RMI-IIOP, SOAP, SSL, MySQL, SQL Server, Sybase, Oracle, PostgreSQL, Apache Tomcat, WebLogic, JBOSS, Oracle AS, and Web Services such as JAX-RPC, JAX-WS, and RESTful. Three (3) years of experience must include: utilizing Spark and Python; building and executing processes in Amazon Web Services (AWS); working with ETL processes and tools, including GUI based technologies; performing migration of ETL processes and data from traditional relational databases to AWS database technologies; and utilizing Waterfall and Agile project management methodologies. In the alternative, the employer will accept a Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in one of the above-mentioned fields, and four (4) years of experience in the above-listed skills.
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