Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Senior Data Engineer

Expired Job

Sheridan Journal Services Boston , MA 02114

Posted 4 months ago

About this job:

The Software Engineer, Data Specialist designs, develops, and installs high-quality, innovative and fully performing software to support and enhance our mixed content online publishing platform. This position is focused on managing customer content and developing the PubFactory tools for ingesting and publishing this content.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who is looking to grow their career in a fast paced environment.


Here’s what you’re going to be doing here:

  • Assume technical ownership and leadership for PubFactory XML data schemas, content ingestion, and XML data transformation. The Software Engineer, Data Specialist will work with application developers to determine the proper responsibilities between data management and application features
  • Implement content work flows, ingestion and other business functions in Java
  • Work with Project Managers on clarifying requirements for complex features
  • Contribute to sophisticated systems that interface with multiple systems or teams
  • Write reliable, well-documented, well-tested code consistently and predictably, and complete development tickets with high velocity
  • Integrate software components into a fully functional software system
  • Document and maintain software functionality
  • Troubleshoot, debug and upgrade existing systems
  • Work with QA and Project Managers to explain technical issues in relevant detail
  • Provide consistent and reliable estimates of duration and difficulty
  • Demonstrate quality coding practices and style through example
  • Participate in frequent code reviews
  • Attend relevant technical conferences and stay current with best practices and industry trends

What you need:

A Software Engineer, Data Specialist is expected to have more than 5 years of solid, active commercial software development work, including significant personal ownership of projects or initiatives.

Required:

  • Four-year college degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or equivalent education and experience in relevant field
  • 5+ years’ experience developing software
  • 3+ years in a lead development role
  • Ability to speak, read, and write in English
  • Have excellent written and oral communication skills
  • XML and XSL
  • XQuery
  • XML Schemas including relax NG, DTDs and XML Schema
  • NoSQL databases, specifically SOLR; MarkLogic is a plus
  • Java programming
  • Web Application Development

The ideal applicant will have a strong working knowledge of many of the following:

  • Familiarity with Databases such as MySQL and RedShift
  • Linux / Bash scripting
  • Agile Development
  • Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
  • Collaborative, teamwork-based approach to solving problems
  • Ability to travel on occasion

Why you are going to enjoy the job…

  • The ability to learn and grow in your career
  • Values based company that prioritizes trust and respect
  • Collaborate on cutting edge projects with the best teams in the industry
  • Contribute to disseminating important new knowledge to improve the world
  • Make a difference in the continual developing of online content hosting platforms
  • Modern, open office in ideal downtown Boston location

And of course we offer:

  • Commuting reimbursement
  • Career development, including tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible schedules, including occasional telecommuting
  • Employee and family medical, dental and vision plans
  • Company paid Life, AD&D, Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match
  • Paid Time Off: Vacation, Holidays and Sick Time
  • Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care
  • And more…..
upload resume icon
See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

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
Senior Data Engineer

Manulife

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 1/8/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-04-08T00:00 Job Title : Senior Data Engineer Job ID : 0370951 Category : Information Technology Group Location : Boston, MA US Job Type : Full Time Posted On : 1-8-2019 Job Description : Are you looking for unlimited opportunities to develop and succeed? With work that challenges and makes a difference, within a flexible and supportive environment, we can help our customers achieve their dreams and aspirations. Job Description Are you looking for unlimited opportunities to develop and succeed? With work that challenges and makes a difference and a flexible and supportive environment, we can help our customers achieve their dreams and aspirations. We are seeking a Data Engineer, someone who is exceptionally talented and has experience with the newest technology to join our team! As a Data Engineer, you will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimizing data for multi-functional teams. You will also get the opportunity and responsibility to present our solutions to other technology and business teams. A day to day breakdown of the role would be as follows: 50% Hands On, 30% Business partner interaction, 20% Agile Team Collaboration. Additional responsibilities include: * Designs and implements data architectures in production environments * You will develop solutions that process data real-time from a variety of sources and make data available to multiple partners ranging from other IT applications to business teams to end customers. * You will work jointly with the Front-End team to ensure the definition of API endpoints is well understood and their requirements are supported * Translates business needs into data architecture solutions * Develops data landscape modernization architectures and roadmaps * Review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further utilizing these systems. * Creates, reviews, updates and presents systems models, specifications, diagrams and charts to provide direction to system programmers and manages third party vendor (managed services) relationships. * Develops standards and processes for coding, deployment, testing, and governance. You would be a good for this this role if: * You work jointly with the Front-End team to ensure the definition of API endpoints is well understood and their requirements are supported * You value collaborative development, this can be read in the quality and readability of your code and in your thorough code reviews * You think about QA and testability before you actually implement anything * You are mindful your work doesn't stop when something works on your local computer : you work collaboratively with DevOps, think about migration, deployment, test coverage and documentation * You are promoting a culture of self-serve data analytics by minimizing technical barriers to data access and understanding Qualifications for this role include: * BSc in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information System, Mathematics or equivalent quantitative field preferred * Well versed in software development methodologies, testing, release management, and maintenance. take pride in optimizing and cleaning code, and leave a program in a better shape than you found it * Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL). A SQL veteran, * Good knowledge of DevOps and CI practices, ability to spec and setup the right environments and deployment procedures, proficiency with Docker and Jenkins. * Excellent troubleshooting skills. Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and find opportunities for improvement. * Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets. * Understanding of relational and warehousing database technology working with at least one of the major databases platforms, preferably DB2, SQL Server * Practical experience with big data processing frameworks and techniques such as Azure, Hortonworks, Spark, Hive, PCF, * Solid working knowledge of data processing tools using SQL, Spark, Python or similar open source and commercial technologies * Knowledge of Java/Scala especially in relation to big data open source software preferred. * Knowledge of Master Data Management an asset * ETL experience is a requirement. * Agile project methodologies * Collaborative attitude, willingness to work with team members; able to coach, participate in code reviews, share skills and methods * Constantly learns from both success and failure * Good organizational and problem-solving abilities that enable you to manage through creative abrasion * Good verbal and written communication; effectively articulates technical vision, possibilities, and outcomes * Experiments with emerging technologies and understanding how they will impact what comes next This is a full time permanent role located in Boston, MA. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. What about Perks? Manulife has lots of perks including, but not limited to: * Competitive compensation * Retirement Savings Accounts including a RPP (Pension Plan), RRSP (Retirement Savings Plan), and TFSA (Tax Free Savings account) * Manulife Share Ownership Program with employer matching * Customizable Benefits Package including Health, Dental, Vision, and 100% of Mental Health expenses * Financial support for ongoing training, learning, and education * Monthly Innovation Days (Hackathons) * Wearing jeans to work every day * An abundance of career paths and opportunities to advance * A flexible work environment with flex hours, work from home arrangements, distributed teams, and condensed work week arrangements LI-JH- JHC If you are ready to unleash your potential it's time to start your career with Manulife/John Hancock. About Manulife Manulife Financial Corporation is a leading international financial services group that helps people achieve their dreams and aspirations by putting customers' needs first and providing the right advice and solutions. We operate as John Hancock in the United States and Manulife elsewhere. We provide financial advice, insurance, as well as wealth and asset management solutions for individuals, groups and institutions. At the end of 2016, we had approximately 35,000 employees, 70,000 agents, and thousands of distribution partners, serving more than 22 million customers. At the end of 2016, we had $977 billion (US$728 billion) in assets under management and administration, and in the previous 12 months we made almost $26 billion in payments to our customers. Our principal operations are in Asia, Canada and the United States where we have served customers for more than 100 years. With our global headquarters in Toronto, Canada, we trade as 'MFC' on the Toronto, New York, and the Philippine stock exchanges and under '945' in Hong Kong. Manulife is committed to supporting a culture of diversity and accessibility across the organization. It is our priority to remove barriers to provide equal access to employment. A Human Resources representative will consult with applicants contacted to participate at any stage of the recruitment process who request an accommodation. Information received regarding the accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially. Apply Now >> Link for schema Interested in a different opportunity? Stay connected. Learn about upcoming opportunities with Manulife / John Hancock. Join Talent Community Share this job Privacy Any personal information you provide through this site will be privy only to Manulife for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications and experience. At all times, your personal information will be protected by the application of our Privacy Policy. Manulife Boston MA

Senior Data Engineer

Expired Job

Sheridan Journal Services