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Data Engineer Senior



Data Science
San Antonio, TX, USA · San Antonio, TX, USA · Remote · Remote
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024


Data Engineers (DEs) are engaged in all phases of the data management lifecycle. This includes gathering and analyzing requirements, collecting, processing, storing, securing, and archiving data. Develop and maintain technical systems for data reporting and technical solutions utilizing emerging technologies. Partner with the business to ensure data management solutions aligned to business objectives.

The Opportunity

Employer: United Services Automobile Association

Tasks: Identify and manage existing and emerging risks that stem from business activities and the job role. Ensure risks associated with business activities are effectively identified, measured, monitored, and controlled. Follow written risk and compliance policies and procedures for business activities. Design and implement complex technical solutions. Design, build, manage and optimize data pipelines for data structures encompassing data transformation, data models, schemas, metadata, data quality, and workload management. Participate in daily standups and lead design reviews. Breakdown business features into technical stories and approaches. Analyze data and enable machine learning. Create proof of concepts and prototypes. Implement efficient defect management, root cause analysis, and resolution processes. Assist in setting technical direction for the team. Mentor and coach junior engineers. May telecommute. (DESR.SA.USAA.2)

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Software, Computer Engineering, Applied Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, or related field followed by 6 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in job offered or in an engineering-related occupation. Alternatively, a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Software, Computer Engineering, Applied Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, or related field and 3 years of experience in an engineering-related occupation. Position requires:

  • Cloud Computing;
  • IBM DataStage and Informatica PowerCenter;
  • IBM Netezza and DB2;
  • SQL ;
  • Unix or Linux Shell Scripting;
  • Snowflake and DBT (Data Build Tool);
  • Hadoop;
  • Python;
  • Agile Methodologies;
  • Control-M; and
  • Git (CI/CD Automation).

Worksite: 9800 Fredericksburg Road, San Antonio, TX 78288

Relocation assistance is Not Available for this position.

This position is eligible for the Employee Referral Program.

Benefits: At USAA our employees enjoy best-in-class benefits to support their physical, financial, and emotional wellness. These benefits include comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, 401(k), pension, life insurance, parental benefits, adoption assistance, paid time off program with paid holidays plus 16 paid volunteer hours, and various wellness programs. Additionally, our career path planning and continuing education assists employees with their professional goals. Please click on the link below for more details.

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Applications for this position are accepted on an ongoing basis, this posting will remain open until the position is filled. Thus, interested candidates are encouraged to apply the same day they view this posting.

USAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.