Senior Lead Data Platform Engineer – Cloud in Charlotte, North Carolina
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
Fortune 100 Financial Services Company
100-year history of dedication to customer satisfaction, success and growth
Tremendous growth and new business strategy leading to the need for new talent
Significant investments in cutting-edge technology
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
Culture: Excellent work environment that fosters collaboration
Growth: Ability to make an impact on the direction of the organization
Opportunity: Gain hands-on experience working with cutting-edge technology
Stability: Recent financial performance of the company has reported record profits
WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:
Leads data platform initiatives through the integration of engineering principles and maintenance of cloud services.
Reviews data platform requirements, builds scalable and efficient processes, and populates platform data in the cloud.
Curates large amounts of real-time and relational data and disseminates it among the data platform team.
Utilizes data engineering expertise and enhances the data cloud and team processes.
Drives the data platform roadmap and defines requirements, timelines, and resources.
Streamlines operations for the data platform and leads complex integrations with the data engineering team.
Collaborates with data engineers on platform initiatives and cloud management for optimal business operations.
Reviews data platform requirements, builds scalable processes, and populates platform data in the cloud.
THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS Required Skills:
Strong ability to develop and deploy cloud-based applications using AWS native services. Ability to identify key features of AWS services and use the AWS service APIs, AWS CLI, and SDKs to write Infra-as-Code (IaC) modules.
Previous experience with code development & maintain AWS cloud-based production systems, to ensure the availability, performance, scalability, and security.
Knowledge and understanding with CI/CD delivery frameworks (e.g Jenkins / CloudBees), infrastructure as code software tools (Terraform, Cloud Formation), configuration management/orchestration tools (e.g. Puppet, Chef, Ansible), and version control methodology (e.g. GIT)
Possess Coding Skills: API Design, Scala, Python, Database procedural languages and scripting (Java Script, Nod.JS and No-SQL)
Previous experience with RDS, EMR/Hadoop, MongoDB, and legacy RDBMS databases.