What you’ll be doing...

We areadding a Senior Data Engineerto work on a portfolio of innovative projects to enable digital operational excellence in Verizon Business Group (VBG) Customer Operations. The program direction includes artificial intelligence, operations automation, and industry leading omnichannel technology to improve the efficiency and client experience of our services. The Sr. Data Engineer will be using critical thinking skills to analyze a global network operations environment to transform data into actionable intelligence. This individual will develop data tools and products for automation and accessibility. This individual will also design and jointly develop the data architecture with a Data Architect and ensure security and maintenance. Moreover, this individual will build data assets that enhance the quality of overall data structures feeding the data science program.

  • Work closely with the Data Architect and Data Scientists to develop plans to enhance the Data Science practice.

  • Gather requirements, assess gaps and build roadmaps and architectures to help the analytics driven organization achieve its goals.

  • Works closely with Data Analysts to ensure data quality and availability for analytical modelling.

  • Define extract, load, and transform (ELT) based on jointly defined requirements.

  • Develop data pipelines (data lake / data warehouses) for analytical solutions.

  • Identify gaps and implement solutions for data quality and automation of processes, with security in mind.

  • Support maintenance, bug fixes and performance analysis along data pipelines.

What we’re looking for...

You are highly analytical and are able to transform complex data into easily understood, actionable information. You flourish in a fast-paced environment and quickly adapt to changing priorities. Lastly, you have exceptional critical thinking skills, like to uncover solutions, be flexible, be curious, be dependable and work well individually and as part of a team.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of experience.

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience in Python development.

  • Experience in data engineering with Python and pyspark.

  • Experience using SQL (i.e., PL/SQL or T-SQL with RDBMSs like Teradata, MS SQL Server, Oracle etc.).

  • Experience with Hadoop, Map/Reduce, Spark, HBase, CouchDB and Hive.

  • Experience building production data/feature pipelines for the deployment of models (i.e., Apache Airflow).

  • Experience with UNIX shell scripting.

  • Willingness to travel (approximately 10%)

Even better if you have:

  • A master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, IT, or related field.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Experience in network operations.

  • Experience as an open source contributor.

  • Experience with reporting and BI packages (i.e., Tableau, QlikView, Oracle BI, etc.).

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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