Technology Segment - Data Wrangler

FTI Consulting, Inc. San Francisco , CA 94118

Posted 1 week ago

ABOUT FTI CONSULTING:

FTI Consulting, Inc. is a global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. With more than 4,600 employees located in 28 countries, FTI Consulting professionals work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and make the most of opportunities. The Company generated $1.81 billion in revenues during fiscal year 2017. For more information, visit www.fticonsulting.com and connect with us on Twitter (@FTIConsulting), Facebook and LinkedIn.FTI Consulting continually strives to offer employees and eligible dependents, including domestic partners and eligible domestic partner children, a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please click here for more information.FTI Consulting does not accept unsolicited resumes from external firms or agencies. FTI Consulting will not be responsible for placement fees associated with unsolicited resumes.FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

ABOUT TECHNOLOGY:

The FTI Consulting Technology practice offers clients a comprehensive portfolio of e-discovery software, services and consulting support to help them streamline processes that are often reactive and risk-prone. This helps them control the risk and expense of e-discovery events more confidently. Our team of global professionals and industry leaders includes e-discovery experts, software developers, and forensic specialists who are experienced in many of the largest e-discovery matters of the past decade. We work directly with corporations and their law firms on the front lines, helping them with challenges such as collection from the cloud, multinational discovery, and e-discovery cost control.

ABOUT THIS ROLE:

We are looking for an enthusiastic Data Wrangler to join our growing data engineering team. The hire will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data pipeline architecture across projects and platforms. The ideal candidate is an experienced data wrangler who enjoys optimizing data systems and building them from the ground up. The Data Wrangler will support our project teams on data initiatives and will ensure optimal delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects. They must be self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products. The right candidate will be excited by the prospect of optimizing or even re-designing our company's data architecture to support our next generation of products and data initiatives.

PRIMARY DUTIES:

The main responsibilities for the Data Wrangler will include:

  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.

  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources.

  • Work with stakeholders to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.

  • Keep our data separated and secure across national boundaries through multiple data centers and AWS regions.

  • Create data tools for analysis team members that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader.

  • Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1+ year experience in a Data Wrangler / Data Engineer role.

  • Background in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or another quantitative field.

PREFERRED SKILLS:

  • Experience building and optimizing ETL workflows.

  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases.

  • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres, Cassandra, or Elasticsearch.

  • Analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets.

  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.

  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable 'big data' data stores.

  • Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages such as Python, Java, C#, etc.

  • A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.

  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.

  • Strong project management and organizational skills.

POSITION CLASSIFICATION - Exempt

FTI Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Technology Segment - Data Wrangler

FTI Consulting, Inc.