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Sr. Data Engineer
Ref No.: 23-02255
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 04/04/2023 to 12/29/2023
Pay Rate : $ 60.00 - 75.00 /Hour
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Senior Data Engineer for a contract lasting through December 2023 with the intention of conversion to direct hire, working with an insurance company in Milwaukee, WI. Open to remote or hybrid candidates.
NOTE: We do not work through 3rd parties under any circumstances- All of our candidates must work directly on Genesis10’s W2 and not require sponsorship now or in the future.
This opportunity is an excellent way to craft and lead the technology teams that are passionate about how we are delivering data and our decision-making solutions to the investment professionals who manage the client's billion general account. The general account is invested across various public and private fixed income and equity asset classes with the goal of generating superior risk-adjusted returns while preserving the company's exceptional financial strength. This time-tested strategy fundamentally supports Northwestern Mutual's best-in-class product value and ability to deliver lifelong financial security to its policy owners and clients.
You will be a part of a key transformational initiative aiming to reimagine the investment lifecycle and deliver modern solutions to enhance the investment decision making process! You will participate in realizing the technology for both operational and analytical use cases and will have a visible impact on building a brand-new digital platform for Managed Investments. If you are looking for an opportunity to build the future and play an active role in a strategic area of our company, this is an opportunity for you!
This role would help augment the existing team. This role will also bring in external perspective and knowledge on Snowflake and its implementation.
This role will help set the architectural and strategic vision for the data platform.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Apply engineering best practices to analyze, design, develop, deploy & support software solutions.
  • Develop software using continuous Deployment and integration practices.
  • Participate in an Agile implementation & maintenance of source control and release procedures.
  • Participate in Code Reviews and feedback to the team
  • Explain technical solutions to technical teams.
  • Contribute to a collaborative work environment in which all team members are respected regardless of their individual differences and are motivated to improve both their individual and team contributions.
  • Identify data quality issues and their root causes. Propose fixes and design data audits.
  • Bachelor's Degree in IT-related discipline and 5+ years of professional experience.
  • 3+ years of software engineering, debugging and software documentation experience.
  • Code knowledge: Python, SQL.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies/DevOps environment.
  • Prior Asset Management and/or Institutional Investments experience would be a plus.
  • Awareness of database structures, theories, principles, and practices.
  • Awareness of Data Integration Patterns and Tooling including ELT/ETL, EII, Replication, Event Streaming, Virtualization to support batch and real-time data needs.
  • Has or develops understanding of 1-3 subject areas/domains of data.
  • Self-motivated and able to work with minimal direction.
  • Proficient programming skills.
What are the must haves for this role?
  • Deep Snowflake expertise, AWS expertise, Kafka, ETL pipelines, Code in SQL and Python.
  • Previous experience with building a data platform is a must.
What are the nice to haves for this role?
  • Experience with traditional CI/CD methodology.
Compensation is $60-75/hr. W2 depending on experience.
Ranked a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts for six consecutive years, Genesis10 puts thousands of consultants and employees to work across the United States every year in contract, contract-for-hire, and permanent placement roles. With more than 300 active clients, Genesis10 provides access to many of the Fortune 100 firms and a variety of mid-market organizations across the full spectrum of industry verticals.
Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
  • Access to hundreds of clients, most who have been working with Genesis10 for 5-20+ years.
  • The opportunity to have a career-home in Genesis10; many of our consultants have been working exclusively with Genesis10 for years.
  • Access to an experienced, caring recruiting team (more than 7 years of experience, on average.)
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
  • Voluntary Term Life Insurance
  • 401K
  • Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities)
  • Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)
  • Remote opportunities available
For multiple years running, Genesis10 has been recognized as a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S., as a Best Company for Work-Life Balance, as a Best Company for Career Growth, for Diversity, and for Leadership, amongst others. To learn more and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at our website.
Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.