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Staff Data Engineer

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 8/28/2017 11:51:46 AM
  • 2969779
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Michigan; Van Buren Township


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software solutions.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
Finance Data Lake products are responsible for delivering millions of dollars in savings and therefore maintaining the applications with the greatest operational excellence is imperative. The Staff Data Engineer will work with the Operations team to support state-of-the-art data and analytics driven solutions, working across GE to drive business analytics to a new level of predictive analytics while leveraging big data tools and technologies.

Essential Responsibilities:
The Staff Data Engineer, will be part of a product team on Finance Data Lake Ops team.

  • The Staff Data Engineer will be part of the Finance Data Lake Product Ops team and will collaborate closely with architects and ops developers within the Finance and Global Operations IT team along with other technical teams within GE to ensure optimal performance, scalability, and SLA achievement for the Data Lake products
  • Responsible for overseeing core FDL products like the Finance Data Store, Digital Cockpit, Auto-reconciliation tool with focus on front-end support, data quality, integration of Hadoop, data virtualization, in-memory computing, advance analytics and product support.
  • Accountable for operational excellence, with duties including production release reviews, incident management, prioritization, execution & closure for all operations work.
  • Look across multiple systems/technologies, understands the purpose of each system and data requirements by systems.
  • Identify downstream implications of data loads/migration (e.g., data quality, regulatory, etc.).
  • Integrate domain data knowledge into development of data requirements while supporting the use and adoption Finance Data Lake Products.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent (STEM) with minimum 6 years of experience as data engineer or data architect

  • A minimum of 6 years of experience complex Business Intelligence systems, Enterprise Data Warehouse, advance analytics applications including ETL, BI/reporting with Tableau, Spotfire, and SDLC
  • A minimum of 6 year of experience working on Database(s), SQL is required
  • A minimum of 3 year of experience using Scripting (Pig, Python, Perl, etc.) is required

    Eligibility Requirements:


  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Van Buren Township, Michigan

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong prior experience with advanced visualization, Angular, Javascript and data virtualization tech stack (Denodo) in a Big Data environment
  • Delivers results when working on shorter-term (days-weeks-months), outcome-focused service engagements

  • Leverages knowledge about competitors, trends, and changing regulations across the broad environment to bring new ideas to the team

  • Articulates the value proposition of existing technology capabilities and maps them to customer requirements to minimize incremental cost of development

  • Uses teamwork skills to understand vision, achieve goals, solve problems, and manage conflict. Identifies individual differences

  • Informs engineering and other stakeholders of key customer issues, identifies potential problems or conflicts and resolves them when necessary

  • Produces functional area information in sufficient detail for cross-functional teams to utilize, using presentation and storytelling concepts
  • Diverse background in ITIL methodologies and big data technologies including Greenplum (GPDB), Hadoop, Spark and open tech stack.

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    Locations: United States; Michigan; Van Buren Township

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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