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Lead Data Engineer - Informatica IDQ
Ref No.: 18-00071
Location: Dallas, Texas
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 09/25/2018
Lead Data Engineer

Staff Perm is assisting our client in hiring a Lead Data Engineer. Challenge yourself as part of a dynamic, talented development group for a highly driven and successful technology-centric financial services company. A senior technical lead engineer on the Enterprise Data Services team responsible for leading data engineering and ELT projects, mentoring team members, and architecting and developing ELT solutions. Ensure development standards are maintained. Must be able to collaborate with internal and external customers and coordinate the work of team members. Responsible for the team when Manager and Director is unavailable.

LOCATION: Dallas, TX (Downtown)
POSITION: Full Time / Direct Hire
BENEFITS: Yes, Great Benefit Package, 401k, Bonus and including Dart Rail Pass
BONUS: Yes, 10% annual

Essential Job Functions:
  • Develop technical solutions which may involve a variety of data development tools, preferably SQL Server or Informatica.
  • Follows the company's required standards and guidelines regarding the use of the tools including technical documentation.
  • Develops simple, efficient and manageable automated solutions for highly complex database projects.
  • Analyzes and transforms business requirements into automated solutions per development standards.
  • Design, develop, test and support from SQL stored procedures, views, Informatica workflows, Control-M flows or script objects.
  • Researches and resolves data issues identified by business users, IT operations, or partners.
  • Executes unit and system test scripts, analyzes, captures and publishes test results.
  • On-Call rotation to support Data Engineering solutions.
  • Mentors junior staff members in all areas of database engineering.
  • Leads and manages technical team of 2-5 data engineers.
  • Ensures development standards are maintained and best practices in development are demonstrated through official peer review.
  • Delegates project work to team members when appropriate.
  • Identifies opportunities to create efficiencies in technical work streams as well as in operational procedures of team.

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, mathematics, or natural sciences preferred.
  • Minimum 8 years development experience with SQL Server or other relational databases or 7 years designing, developing, and maintaining Informatica Applications with 7 years combined in general application development and exposure to Informatica Administration.
  • Minimum 1 year experience leading a team of 5-10+ development staff.
  • Excellent SQL coding abilities to write SQL, T-SQL, stored procedures and views.
  • Development experience must be full Life Cycle experience including business requirements gathering, data sourcing, testing/data reconciliation, deployment and data automation practices.
  • Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Able to lead multiple complex projects and communicate clearly with leaders and team members.
  • Ability to handle fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work well with people from many different disciplines with varying degrees of technical experience.
  • Able to provide leadership to technical staff of 2-5+ engineers.
  • Contribute towards projects by getting involved in technical details and performing hands on tasks.
  • Be able to understand the business needs and become an SME in their areas.
  • Take ownership of their assigned projects and be responsible for successful delivery.

Nice to have skills:
  • Experience using MS SQL Server.
  • Experience with Informatica Data Quality & Administration.
  • Financial Services (Lending) experience.
  • Experience to Big Data technologies.

About Staff Perm
Staff Perm is an Award Winning and Certified Small Business Enterprise that is BBB Accredited utilizing a staff with over 20 years of staffing and placement experience to simplify the employee recruitment process.

2221 Lakeside Blvd. Suite 1120, Richardson, Texas 75082

Equal Opportunity Statement:
Staff Perm is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.