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Truist Data Platform Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina

Req ID: R0060810

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Regular or Temporary:


Language Fluency: English (Required)

Work Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Please review the following job description:

Responsible for developing, building and maintaining data platforms using bare metal infrastructure for running OS and Big data applications. Designs and implements fault tolerant systems (High Availability, Disaster Recovery) and creating a cloud-native enterprise data platform that drives real-time decision-making.


Following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties may be performed, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below. Specific activities may change from time to time.

  1. Defines and operationalizes the data platform, and maps relevant use cases for OS and/or Big Data applications.

  2. Develops, maintains, and improves deployment pipelines for infrastructure, applications and data. Maintains and ensures operational metadata (logs, performance metrics, etc.) are available for diagnostics.

  3. Builds architecture for data and/or Big Data Platforms and distributed systems. Creates automated solutions to deliver analytical capabilities and build new data pipelines.

  4. Analyzes information to determine business needs from requests and implement effective technical solutions by providing problem analysis and resolution in a timely manner and explain and interpret complex, difficult, or sensitive information.

  5. Takes a new perspective on existing solutions to solve problems of moderate to high complexity and exercise judgment based on the analysis (e.g. modeling, testing, etc.) of multiple sources of information.

  6. Lead small data engineering projects with manageable risks and resource requirements; plays significant roles in larger, more complex initiatives.


Required Qualifications:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Bachelor's degree and five years of experience in systems engineering or administration or equivalent education and related training or experience

  2. In-depth knowledge of Linux, Unix, Windows Shell Programming, Python, Git, Networking, Storage Systems (HDFS, GPFS)

  3. Previous experience in planning and managing IT projects

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree and six years of experience or equivalent education and related training or experience

  2. Banking or financial services experience.

  3. Minimum of 3 years of experience in Administration and Installation of Informatica Data Engineering Integration (DEI formally BDM).

  4. Minimum of 2 years of experience in Administration of Cloudera Hadoop distribution.

  5. Must have working knowledge of Application security setup Hadoop/and or Kafka with Active Directory.



Constantly (More than 50% of the time)

Visual / Audio / Speaking

Able to access and interpret client information received from the computer and able to hear and speak with individuals in person and on the phone.

Manual Dexterity / Keyboarding

Able to work standard office equipment, including PC keyboard and mouse, copy/fax machines, and printers.


Able to work all hours scheduled, including overtime as directed by manager/supervisor and required by business need.


Minimal and up to 10%

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