Full Time Job

Sr. Data Engineer - Technical Lead


Atlanta, GA 04-08-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

The job

WarnerMedia seeks a Sr. Data Engineer - Technical Lead for the EDS Core_Corp department. Working under direction of Data Architects and Technical Managers, this position is responsible for building data pipelines into and out of a data lake using state of the art technologies. This includes the ingestion and transformation of data that provides critical information to the enterprise and business partners.

The Daily
• Be at the cutting edge of utilizing data about consumers in the media industry to improve audience experience
• Create solutions to transform data from various sources and load it into Snowflake to create a data lake
• Create and maintain transformations to summarize/aggregate data enabling users to perform analyses using various BI and Analytics tools
• Work closely with Customer Analytics team members to better understand user requirements
• Contribute to the project planning process by estimating tasks and deliverables
• Develop and maintain standards for administration and operation including the scheduling, running, monitoring, logging, management of errors, recovery from failures, and validation of outputs
• Contribute to the project planning process by estimating tasks and deliverables
• The position will mostly be involved with onboarding new and changed data sources including, for example, API's for all the major social networks, to the Data Cloud. The successful candidate will be spending their time approx. 35% python3 analysis, design & development; 35% database process design & development, 20% testing and performance enhancement and 10% research and development

The Essentials
• Minimum 5-7 years solid experience as a database developer writing SQL
• Minimum 2-3 years solid experience writing Object-oriented programs in Python
• Experience in working with Linux environments, Unix Shell Scripting, and cron
• Solid understanding of ELT processes and design
• BS or higher in Computer Science, Mathematics, MIS, business, or equivalent education / training / experience