As a leading worldwide provider of navigation devices and wearable technology, our focus is on developing, designing and supporting superior products. Our advanced technology promotes performance, safety and ease of use in every market we serve.
That makes us an engineering and technology company with a keen focus on recruiting talent in those fields. But the same vertical integration business model that keeps all design and manufacturing processes in-house also gives us the incentive to hire top performers from different backgrounds, including operations, finance and accounting, information technology, sales, marketing and communications. Associates get the royal treatment at Garmin.
Regardless if youre a newbie or a veteran, engineers dream it, design it and use it. Here, you will be surrounded by others who share the same passion about what they do every day. We offer a relaxed team environment (no dress code!) where advancement is found from sharing knowledge, not hiding it!
While we promise you a lot of responsibility, you also will have the opportunity to have ownership over projectsoh, and we promise you there will be some fun mixed in there, too!We are looking for a full-time Data Engineer for our headquarters in the greater Kansas City area. In this role, you will be responsible for contributing to data development and operational stability of the Big Data ecosystems. Other essential functions include:Build and architect big data architecture in software development cycle
Ability to write scripts as needed to interact with big data clusters
Develop cloud-like self-service solutions
Learn new data technologies and practices proactively
Identify and resolve problems proactively
Analyze existing data solutions and recommend improvements
Thoroughly document work in an organized manner
Communicate in written and verbal form effectively
Must be detail-orientated and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision
Ability to prioritize and multi-task independently in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment The technologies worked on constantly evolve but currently include mySQL, SqlServer, Oracle, Cassandra, HDP, Kafka, PCFQualified candidates will possess a Bachelors' Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Business, or another technology related field. Other qualifications include:Proficiency in data extraction, transformation and loading from various sources
Ability to architect big data solutions and strategies specific to data types
Ability to script in Java/Python/Scala to link and process data
Ability to configure and administer NoSQL databases such as (but not limited to) Cassandra, MongoAbility to configure data transfer technologies like Kafka, Spark, HDP, MQTT, RMQGood understanding of relational databases like SQLServer, Oracle, MySQLAdvanced Windows or Linux Administration skills
Experience working with cloud infrastructure like PCF, KubernetesAnalyze existing data solutions and recommend improvements
Ability to provide best practice guidance for data technologies Identify and resolve problems proactively
Ability to analyze and represent data in a dashboard using tools like Tableau Our benefits are designed to lead an evolving marketplace, support innovation and encourage a healthy balance between work and life. They allow our associates to make their own decisions about their wellbeing and future and consistently rank Garmin as a top tier benefits provider when compared to other high-tech employers.
We offer a choice of high value medical, dental and vision plans with low or no premiums, to fit your and your familys preferences. In addition, Garmins financial benefits include a generous 401K retirement plan that provides 5% of pay base contribution plus a match of 75 cents for every dollar you contribute to a maximum of 10% of your compensation. The employee stock purchase plan allows for shares to be bought at a 15% discount.
Garmin offers many other benefits and perks ranging from wellbeing initiatives, educational assistance and career development, community charity support, and employee discounts just to name a few.Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran's status, age or disability
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