Hadoop / Big Data Engineer ( AI / ML, Python, Cloud)

The Travelers Companies Hartford , CT 06183

Posted 4 months ago

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities

As an AI Data Engineer

Data Acquisition, Prep and Exploration:

  • Performing complex data analysis, assessment, and design at an expert level.

  • Leads investigation and resolution efforts for high impact data defects and problems.

  • Ensures work complies with Travelers standards, processes, and protocols.

  • Identifies gaps, escalating issue to manager.

  • Develops and applies complex data derivations, business transformation rules, and data requirements.

  • Collaborates with project team to identify, estimate, and prioritize project and/or enhancement activities.

  • Creates complex (technology and features) data visualizations techniques to help support data exploration.

Data Solutions & Analytics Implementations:

  • Collaborates to develop strategic data solutions including transformation logic, rules, tables, as well as business requirements, governance, and specifications.

  • Operationalizes and automates more complex data (more systems, data sets and streams, size of data sets more substantial) products into business.

  • Leads integration of analytic data products, including pilots and proof of concepts.

  • Applies knowledge of current industry trends and techniques to formulate solutions within the context of assigned projects and/or enhancements.

Data Culture:

  • Frequently presents and translates complex information in relevant business terms.

  • Ensures business and data users are properly trained on data products/analytic environment. Identifies training opportunities.

Data Strategy and Execution:

  • Develops and executes data strategies and identifies platform and application infrastructure needs.

  • Ability to work well and build consensus among a diverse group of stakeholders to create alignment from a delivery and support perspective

Job Specific & Technical Skills & Competencies


Technical Knowledge:
Able to expertly assess, design develop, and support applications, systems and solutions to achieve business and/or technical requirements. Demonstrates technical expertise for multiple languages, applications, systems, technologies, and/or frameworks, and has the ability to influence technical direction or defect resolution. Fully understands business applications and/or technical system environments in which the system operates. Communication

Skills:
Ability to communicate thoughts/designs/ideas in an unambiguous manner and adjusts communication based on audience. Exhibits active and effective communication skills with team members - including active listening and effective written and verbal communication skills. Effectively contributes and communicates with the immediate team. Able to present complex technical concepts to audiences of varying size and level. Business Knowledge & Partnership: Able to develop business partnerships and influence business priorities through solution identification aligned with business objectives and goals. Able to communicate in business terms and describe IT capabilities and concepts in ways that the business can understand. Problem Solving & Decision Making: Able to proficiently diagnose root causes and solve complex problems. Able to evaluate alternative solutions and assess risk before taking action. Has the ability to reach sound decisions quickly and escalates appropriately. Demonstrates ability to optimize the use of all available resources. Team Orientation: Able to maintain and enhance partnerships across the organization to achieve objectives. Practices objectivity and openness to others' views. Able to recognize and support team priorities. Leadership: Accountable to set technical goals and priorities for self and other team members. Exhibits team leadership and collaborates with partners. Planning and Project Management: Demonstrates ability to identify critical project tasks and establish clear priorities while keeping the bigger picture in mind. Able to effectively collaborate with Project Manager and utilize sound project management practices. Able to manage time and competing priorities. Financial Awareness: Able to assess the financial impact of recommended designs/solutions.

Job Summary

WHO WE ARE

Claim Technology is a team of highly motivated and skilled professionals who are leading Travelers' digital transformation journey and driving business value that creates a sustainable competitive advantage for our company. We deliver, implement and administer technology solutions that enable all Claim employees to be more effective at their jobs and meet the needs of our company's customers.

If YOU

  • Have a passion for leading by example through actions and words and helping those around you develop and perform as highly as possible.

  • Have an Agile mindset, along with being value-focused and guided by the Lean-Agile principles.

  • Enjoy working collaboratively with individuals at all levels and many parts of the organization.

  • Have the courage to say what needs to be said in a respectful and tactful way, even if it's not what people want to hear.

  • Have the desire to be a lifelong learner, enjoy sharing your knowledge by coaching others, and enable others to continuously improve through mentorship.

  • Above all, measure your own success by the success of your team and the satisfaction of our customers.

Then, Claim Technology is the place for you!

Our TEAM

  • Is responsible for developing technology systems that support our company's claim-handling processes and right-touch digital capabilities, enabling the company to continuously stay ahead of evolving customer expectations and emerging disruptive competition.

  • Is made up of diverse, competent and reliable individuals who trust one another and feel free to express their feelings and ideas.

  • Is aligned with a shared vision and focused values, great at collaborating and accomplishing our tasks, and committed to quality results.

  • Adapts quickly to changing conditions and demands, takes accountability as a group, and works hard to accomplish our goals.

  • Reflects and learns from past experience and is committed to relentless improvement.

  • Recognizes and values team contributions and celebrates successes.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience working with big data technology of HDFS, Pig, Hive, Spark, Scala etc.

  • Experience in one or more Data visualization tools such as Tableau, Qlik and Query languages such as SAS, SQL, Hive

  • Experience with common data science toolkits such as Python, R etc. preferred

  • Exposure to AWS or other cloud computing services preferred

  • Exposure to Machine Learning Algorithms is preferred

  • Preferred qualification of a bachelor's degree and further education or experience in engineering, computer science or other technical related field.

Education, Work Experience & Knowledge
6 years of programming/development experience preferred.

Physical Requirements

Operates standard office equipment. Requires extended periods of computer use. Requires extended periods of sitting.

Minimum Qualifications

A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or its equivalent in work experience, and five years of programming/development experience.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Big Data Architect

Pratt & Whitney

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 10/8/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-06T00:00 Date Posted: 2019-07-15-07:00 Country: United States of America Location: PW100: East Hartford 400 Main Street, East Hartford, CT, 06118 USA The sky has no limits. Flight is an instrument of human progress. It not only gets people where they want to go, it carries humanity to places it never thought possible. At Pratt & Whitney, you will be part of an evolving, globally diverse company that's moving fast to craft the future of aviation. Customers all over the world depend on our technology and the people behind it. As part of the team you'll help answer today's challenges in powered flight while crafting and supporting tomorrow's solutions. Pratt & Whitney, a recognized leading producer of the world's most powerful jet engines, is looking for dedicated individuals to support our organization. If you aspire to work in a dynamic environment and possess the motivation to convert new ideas into practice, this may be the opportunity you've been looking for. Inclusion Powers Innovation: We unlock our employees' full potential through a versatile and engaging culture that values everybody's opinion, driving innovation. The goal of our diversity strategy is to build a workforce and environment where every employee is valued, so innovation and creativity thrive and to ensure that all employees are engaged and empowered. Have you considered what it may be like to join our team and bring your career to Pratt & Whitney? We are looking for hardworking, enthusiastic, and career-minded individual to join the Digital Enterprise Applications team in East Hartford, CT. You will have the opportunity to design and implement solutions across a wide range of use cases including analytics, machine learning, digital thread and artificial intelligence. You will design and execute solutions for customers in engineering, manufacturing, sales and aftermarket. With several ongoing analytics initiatives, you will work alongside a highly-talented team to deliver results for our customers. You will assume a combination of project management responsibilities working with our customers, partners, and the digital team to build and deliver new solutions to meet Pratt & Whitney's growing analytics needs. Your Responsibilities: * Perform architecture design for business model /data analyst for data projects and initiatives, creating conceptual and logical business models used to generate physical data models and database schemas * Identify and document current and future state data architectures * Develop standard work to promote and develop data architecture standard methodologies * Work closely with business and IT teams to clarify and refine functional data requirements * Establish new data standards and processes to support the Hadoop and Enterprise Data Warehouse environments * Collaborate with departments, architects, project managers and technical managers to provide estimates, develop overall implementation solution plan and serve as a lead, when required, to implement solutions * Create effective data models to support relational, OLAP, and NoSQL based databases * Effectively present / communicate data models to the business, IT and the project teams * Create and maintain a metadata management capability to integrate data dictionaries with the enterprise business glossary * Participate in architectural discussions to build confidence and ensure customer success when building new and migrating existing applications, software and services on the platform Education / Certifications * Bachelor's Degree required. Preferred fields of study include Data Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Management of Information Systems or equivalent technology field * Advanced degree preferred Basic Qualifications * You are a U.S. Citizen (required due to Government contractual requirements) * You've obtained a Bachelor's Degree required * You have at least 5 years of experience of data modeling support combined of these environments: data warehouse, DataMart, business intelligence analytics, and Big-Data management Preferred Qualifications * Advanced degree in a preferred field and related professional certifications * Expert-level use of at least one of the top data modeling tools, such as Erwin, ER/Studio or PowerDesigner * Architecture and implementation of large and highly complex Big-Data projects * On premises Big-Data platforms such as Hortonworks * Dimensional star schema design or implementation experience * Big-Data Analytic frameworks and query tools such as Spark, Hive, HDF, HDFS * Streaming data tools and techniques such as Kafka * ETL (Extract-Transform-Load) tools such as Attunity, Business Object Data Services, Informatica * Continuous delivery and deployment using Agile Methodologies. * Data Warehouse and DataMart design and implementation * NoSQL environments such as HBase, Phoenix * Data modeling of relational and dimensional databases * Metadata management, data lineage, data governance, especially as related to Big-Data * Structured, Unstructured, Semi-Structured Data techniques and processes Additional Skills and Abilities * Expert ability to clearly, concisely and effectively communicate complex technical information and deliver briefings to senior staff * You have an intense passion for technology and an ability to learn quickly staying abreast of cutting edge technology, industry leading techniques and other skill sets * Strong analytical, project management, problem-solving, interpersonal, leadership skills * Proven effective utilization of Six-Sigma, Continuous Improvement, or Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE) and a history of driving process improvements. Associate Certification is strongly preferred * You're a dynamic problem solver with the ability to craft solutions to everyday challenges with creative new ideas * Self-starter with willingness to take initiative, support strategic priorities, take ownership of assigned projects/initiatives and contribute to results and ability to work with a minimum supervision * Exceptional interpersonal skills and solid track record of teamwork, adaptability, innovation and initiative * You are comfortable working with Microsoft Office and SAP PWRSR United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class. Privacy Policy and Terms: Click on this link to read the Policy and Terms Pratt & Whitney East Hartford CT

Hadoop / Big Data Engineer ( AI / ML, Python, Cloud)

The Travelers Companies