Lead Data Engineer

Employer
S&P Global
Location
New York, New York
Posted
Jun 12, 2024
Closes
Jun 26, 2024
Ref
2774805926
Discipline
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
About the Role:
Grade Level (for internal use):
11 Title: Lead Data Engineer

About the Role:

The Team:
The Data Lake team is responsible for data ingestion from internal source systems in batch/real-time modes, curation and governance of the data assets created in the platform. The team also works towards adopting the new features of the Databricks product and optimizing the operational aspects of the platform to enhance the user community experience. The team has a broad and expert knowledge on Ratings organization's critical data domains, technology stacks and architectural patterns, fosters knowledge sharing and collaboration that results in a unified strategy.

Responsibilities and Impact:
  • Design & Build data pipelines with an emphasis on scale, performance and reliability.
  • Provide technical expertise in the areas of design and implementation of Data Lake solution powered by Databricks on AWS cloud.
  • Ensure data governance principles adopted, data quality checks and data lineage implemented in each hop of the data
  • Partner with the data teams, enterprise architecture organization to ensure best use of standards for the key data domains and use cases
  • Continuous learner with an eye on emerging trends around data lake architecture and enterprise data solutions.
  • Ensure compliance through the adoption of enterprise standards and promotion of best practice / guiding principles aligned with organization standards
Compensation/Benefits Information:

S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is 97,497 USD to 195,800 USD. Final base salary for this role will be based on the individual's geographic location, as well as experience level, skill set, training, licenses and certifications.

In addition to base compensation, this role is eligible for an annual incentive plan. This role is not eligible for additional compensation such as an annual incentive bonus or sales commission plan.

This role is eligible to receive additional S&P Global benefits. For more information on the benefits we provide to our employees, please click here .

What We're Looking For:

Basic Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or Information Technology
  • 8+ years of experience building solutions in big data technologies.
  • Strong experience programming with more than one of Java , Scala, Python, Spark.
  • Hands-on experience designing and building streaming data pipelines using Kafka, Confluent etc .
  • Strongly prefer experience building Data Lake & Data warehouse solutions using ETL,ELT pipelines on Databricks, Snowflake, Azure Data Lake etc.
  • Strong understanding of database and analytical technologies in the industry including MPP and NoSQL databases
  • Strong understanding of cloud platforms like AWS, Azure, or GCP, and their services (e.g., EC2, S3, AKS, EKS, etc.). AWS or any public cloud certification is a must.
Additional Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in continuous delivery through CI/CD pipelines, containers and orchestration technologies.
  • Experience With Machine Learning Libraries and Frameworks (TensorFlow, MLlib) is an added advantage.
  • Expert knowledge of Agile approaches to software development and able to put key Agile principles into practice to deliver solutions incrementally.
  • Monitors industry trends and directions; develops and presents substantive technical recommendations to senior management
  • Excellent analytical thinking, interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills with strong ability to influence both IT and business partners
  • Ability to prioritize and manage work to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Financial services industry experience is an added advantage.
  • Databricks experience or certifications is an added advantage.
Return to Work:
Have you taken time out for caring responsibilities and are now looking to return to work? As part of our Return to Work initiative, Restart, we are encouraging enthusiastic and talented returners to apply, and will actively support your return to the workplace.

About S&P Global Ratings
At S&P Global Ratings, our analyst-driven credit ratings, research, and sustainable finance opinions provide critical insights that are essential to translating complexity into clarity so market participants can uncover opportunities and make decisions with conviction. By bringing transparency to the market through high-quality independent opinions on creditworthiness, we enable growth across a wide variety of organizations, including businesses, governments, and institutions.
S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI). S&P Global is the world's foremost provider of credit ratings, benchmarks, analytics and workflow solutions in the global capital, commodity and automotive markets. With every one of our offerings, we help many of the world's leading organizations navigate the economic landscape so they can plan for tomorrow, today.

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What's In It For You?

Our Purpose:
Progress is not a self-starter. It requires a catalyst to be set in motion. Information, imagination, people, technology-the right combination can unlock possibility and change the world.

Our world is in transition and getting more complex by the day. We push past expected observations and seek out new levels of understanding so that we can help companies, governments and individuals make an impact on tomorrow. At S&P Global we transform data into Essential Intelligence , pinpointing risks and opening possibilities. We Accelerate Progress.

Our People:
We're more than 35,000 strong worldwide-so we're able to understand nuances while having a broad perspective. Our team is driven by curiosity and a shared belief that Essential Intelligence can help build a more prosperous future for us all.

From finding new ways to measure sustainability to analyzing energy transition across the supply chain to building workflow solutions that make it easy to tap into insight and apply it. We are changing the way people see things and empowering them to make an impact on the world we live in. We're committed to a more equitable future and to helping our customers find new, sustainable ways of doing business. We're constantly seeking new solutions that have progress in mind. Join us and help create the critical insights that truly make a difference.

Our Values:

Integrity, Discovery, Partnership

At S&P Global, we focus on Powering Global Markets. Throughout our history, the world's leading organizations have relied on us for the Essential Intelligence they need to make confident decisions about the road ahead. We start with a foundation of integrity in all we do, bring a spirit of discovery to our work, and collaborate in close partnership with each other and our customers to achieve shared goals.

Benefits:
We take care of you, so you can take care of business. We care about our people. That's why we provide everything you-and your career-need to thrive at S&P Global.

Our benefits include:
  • Health & Wellness: Health care coverage designed for the mind and body.
  • Flexible Downtime: Generous time off helps keep you energized for your time on.
  • Continuous Learning: Access a wealth of resources to grow your career and learn valuable new skills.
  • Invest in Your Future: Secure your financial future through competitive pay, retirement planning, a continuing education program with a company-matched student loan contribution, and financial wellness programs.
  • Family Friendly Perks: It's not just about you. S&P Global has perks for your partners and little ones, too, with some best-in class benefits for families.
  • Beyond the Basics: From retail discounts to referral incentive awards-small perks can make a big difference.
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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at S&P Global:
At S&P Global, we believe diversity fuels creative insights, equity unlocks opportunity, and inclusion drives growth and innovation - Powering Global Markets. Our commitment centers on our global workforce, ensuring that our people are empowered to bring their whole selves to work. It doesn't stop there, we strive to better reflect and serve the communities in which we live and work, and advocate for greater opportunity for all.

S&P Global has a Securities Disclosure and Trading Policy ("the Policy") that seeks to mitigate conflicts of interest by monitoring and placing restrictions on personal securities holding and trading. The Policy is designed to promote compliance with global regulations. In some Divisions, pursuant to the Policy's requirements, candidates at S&P Global may be asked to disclose securities holdings. Some roles may include a trading prohibition and remediation of positions when there is an effective or potential conflict of interest. Employment at S&P Global is contingent upon compliance with the Policy.

Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity . click apply for full job details