EY Lead Data Engineer in Chicago, Illinois
At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all.
Enterprise Technology provides reliable, secure and resilient technology services and solutions to support over 300,000 EY people. As part of Enterprise Technology, you’ll be at the forefront of enabling innovative technologies including emerging collaboration tools and world-class technology infrastructure.
Our aim is to build an outstanding customer experience with clear investment in innovation, alongside operational excellence that delivers efficient, quality services and solutions. You will work with technologists and business specialists to meet the increasing pace of our business. That means more growth for you, exciting learning opportunities, career choices, and the chance to make a real impact.
You will help our internal customers navigate the complex world of modern data analytics. We’ll look to you to help our internal customers with a unique business perspective on how Big Data analytics can transform and improve their entire organization – starting with key business issues they face. This is a high growth, high visibility area with plenty of opportunities to enhance your skillset and build your career.
Your key responsibilities
You’ll spend most of your time working with a wide variety of clients to deliver the latest big data technologies and practices to design, build and maintain scalable and robust solutions that unify, enrich and analyse data from multiple sources.
Skills and attributes for success
Estimating technical effort, work breakdown structure, risks and solutions at a solution level
Responsibility for delivery of overall technical solution to schedule and time.
Coaching and mentoring Data Engineers and Senior Data Engineers assigned to the project
Working with one or more Senior Data Engineers and Data Engineers on the project and working with the SCRUM team to ensure a quality delivery to time, scope and budget.
Designing, Architecting, and Developing solutions leveraging big data technology (Open Source, AWS, or Microsoft) to ingest, process and analyze large, disparate data sets to exceed business requirements
Unifying, enriching, and analyzing customer data to derive insights and opportunities
Leveraging in-house data platforms as needed and recommending and building new data platforms and data applications based on solutions patterns as required to exceed business requirements
Clearly communicating findings, recommendations, and opportunities to improve data systems and solutions
Demonstrating deep understanding of big data technology, concepts, tools, features, functions and benefits of different approaches
Seeking out information to learn about emerging methodologies and technologies
Clarifying problems by driving to understand the true issue
Looking for opportunities for improving methods and outcomes
Applying data driven approach (KPIs) in tying technology solutions to specific business outcomes
Collaborating, influencing and building consensus through constructive relationships and effective listening
Solving problems by incorporating data into decision making
To qualify for the role you must have
A bachelor's degree and approximately ten years of related work experience; or a master's degree and approximately eight years of related work experience in data modelling and data integration development. At least 5 years of experience acting in a technical lead capacity is required.
Demonstrated experience developing data solutions using the Azure Microsoft cloud stack.
Experience developing solutions using Azure Functions Azure Blob Storage, SQL Data Warehouse, Microsoft Event Hubs, Azure Databricks, Data Lake Analytics
Experience Data Pipeline/ETL development expertise using Azure Data Factory or SSIS
Demonstrated hands-on experience aggregating, querying, organizing and analyzing large data sets
Experience designing and building data warehouses with a focus on customer profile data
Strong data modelling and data skills
Strong data analytics background designing and developing complex SQL queries
Experience with ETL/Batch and Near Real Time Processing
Experience with Streaming Platforms (kafka, spark, streamsets etc) and Complex Event Processing
Communication is essential, must be able to listen and understand the question and develop and deliver clear insights.
Outstanding team player.
Independent and able to manage and prioritize workload.
Ability to quickly and positively adapt to change.
A valid driver’s license in the US; willingness and ability to travel to meet client needs.
Ideally, you’ll also have
Bachelor’s Degree or above in mathematics, information systems, statistics, computer science, or related disciplines
Nice to have: Adobe platform experience
Nice to have: Adobe Experience Platform
SaFE Agile methodology
What we offer
As part of this role, you'll work in a highly integrated, global team with the opportunity and tools to grow, develop and drive your career forward. Here, you can combine global opportunity with flexible working. The EY benefits package goes above and beyond too, focusing on your physical, emotional, financial and social well-being. Your recruiter can talk to you about the benefits available in your country. Here’s a snapshot of what we offer:
Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.
Please apply to this role only through the ‘Apply’ link (not through the local office). Your application will then be routed to the appropriate recruiting team.
The exceptional EY experience. It’s yours to build.
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