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Truist Sr. Data Platform Engineer - API Enablement in Charlotte, North Carolina

Req ID: R0062911

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Regular or Temporary:

Regular

Language Fluency: English (Required)

Work Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Please review the following job description:

The Vision for Truist’s Consumption and Analytics Platform (CAP) team within Enterprise Data Organization (EDO) is to drive consistency in data Consumption & build accelerators to drive efficiencies in Analytics Delivery. One of the primary workstream for EDO under the “Data Transformation Initiative” is to support "Modernize Data Access & Usage Work Efforts". It will establish a single consumption pattern for data across the enterprise whether it’s for downstream web app, shared file locations, analytics, BI etc.

The CAP team is looking for a Senior Data Platform Engineer whose primary responsibility will be to architect, design & develop API framework across data managed by EDO in lake & non data lake environment both on-prem & cloud. This will promote ease of access to data for consumers & promote data democratization.

Successful candidate will be responsible for developing, building and maintaining data platforms using bare metal infrastructure for running Open Source and Big data applications. Candidate has to design and implement fault tolerant systems (High Availability, Disaster Recovery) and create a enterprise data platform that supports on -premise and cloud data sources.

The ideal candidate is innovative and creative in his/her approach to finding out of the box solutions, adept at rapid prototyping and works well with ambiguity.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

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. Leads efforts related to architect, design, develop & operationalize API framework across data lake & non data lake environment both on-prem & cloud. Ensures operational metadata (logs, performance metrics, etc.) are available for diagnostics.

  2. Development includes but is not limited to customized coding, software integration, analysis, configuring solutions, or use tools pertinent to the area, project, or system to configure or generate a solution.

  3. Ensure adherence to company and industry standards. Provides technical consultation on extremely challenging or unusual situations.

  4. Partners with engineers, data scientists, and the data office leadership to define and refine data architecture and technology choices.

  5. Drives efforts related to setup of architecture for data and/or Big Data Platforms and distributed systems. Creates automated solutions to deliver analytical capabilities and build new data pipelines.

  6. Takes a new perspective on existing solutions to solve problems of the highest complexity and exercise judgment based on the analysis (e.g. modeling, testing, etc.) of multiple sources of information and make recommendations. 7. Leads larger, more complex data engineering projects and initiatives with significant risks and resource requirements.

  7. Interpret internal/external business challenges and recommends best practices.

  8. Use sophisticated analytical thought to exercise judgment and identify innovative solutions.

  9. Mentor less experienced teammates to build technical expertise.

  10. In an Agile environment: Act as an Agile champion. Responsible for delivering high quality working software and automating manual/reusable tasks working directly, and consulting with, the business from the beginning of the design work. Leverage continuous engineering practices to deliver business value regarding effectiveness of the design. Actively participate in refining user stories. Responsible for development and developing unit testing, and supporting integration and functional testing. Responsible for providing warranty support and providing knowledge transfer to production support. Develop code in accordance with the acceptance criteria established by the Product Owner.

QUALIFICATIONS

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 eight years of experience in systems engineering or administration or equivalent education and related training or experience

  2. Specialized knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Linux, Unix, Windows Shell Programming, Python, Git, Networking, Storage Systems (HDFS, GPFS)

  3. Previous experience in planning and managing IT projects

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. 7+ years’ experience as developer (such as Java 11/Spring framework) with at least 4 year of experience building apps or services from the ground up and scaling at an enterprise level.

  2. Deep knowledge of Hadoop ecosystem and tools like Spark, Pyspark, Hive, Hbase, Oozie, Kafka.

  3. Experience working with Microservices and Rest API.

  4. Experience with HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, Angular, Javascript and JQuery.

  5. Experience using web servers, application containers, caching technologies.

  6. Working knowledge of DevOps and CICD tools (e.g. Git, TFS, Maven, and Jenkins).

  7. Solid knowledge of relational database design and development (SQL, stored procedures, data modeling in DB2, Oracle and SQL server).

  8. Experience with messaging systems (i.e., MQ and JMS).

  9. Proven ability to write comprehensive unit and integration tests (automation and code coverage).

  10. Exposure to SOAP/REST web services.

  11. Knowledge or experience with Amazon AWS environment.

  12. Experience working with one or more Agile development methods.

  13. Ability to work with external technology service providers, internal Line of Business, Architecture, Security Services, Infrastructure and other organizational teams.

OTHER JOB REQUIREMENTS / WORKING CONDITIONS

Sitting

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.

Availability

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

Travel

Minimal and up to 10%

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