Aetna Lead Data Engineer - Marketing Analytics - 42997BR in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 42997BR

Lead Software/Data Engineer - Marketing Analytics Aetna s Analytics and Behavior Change team is currently looking for an exception Lead Engineer to play a pivotal role in our Hartford, CT location. Position Summary This role will lead key analytics engineering initiatives, including end to end ownership for designing and deploying Big Data products. The ideal candidate will have 7+ years of technical/programming experience and 1 to 3 years of experience with Hadoop ecosystem. Experience with Cloud/AWS is desired. This is a position of high visibility that will need to communicate advanced technical concepts to a broad audience including very senior levels. Will also need to mentor and give direction to a team of engineers. Fundamental Components • Lead Data Engineer will be responsible for designing, developing and deployment of data solutions leveraging Hadoop & related technology stack • Uses advanced programming skills in Java, Python or Scala to build software solutions/services, including robust data pipelines and dynamic systems.• Writes complex ETL (Extract / Transform / Load) processes and develops tools for real-time and offline analytic processing. Uses in-depth knowledge on Hadoop architecture, HDFS commands and experience designing & optimizing queries to build scalable, modular, and efficient data pipelines.• Designs data marts and data models to support Data Science and other internal customers.• Architects end to end solutions and leads the implementation of the solution; involves socialization and engagement with Aetna s technology leaders (architects & business teams)• Develops frameworks, standards & reference material for architecture and associated products.• Has deep expertise in software engineering concepts, latest technology acumen and ability to design secure, effective & scalable solutions. Explores, examines and interprets large volumes of data in various forms• Has proven ability to work across multiple facets across multiple projects, ability to prioritize objectives, communicate clearly to all the stakeholders• Is highly motivated with strong business analytic sense and the ability to create innovative solutions.• Acts as a mentor to junior team members to provide technical advice Background/Experience · 7-10 or more years of progressively complex related experience in software engineering, preferably in data science engineering. · In-depth knowledge of large scale data driven, customer facing applications and building high volume data pipelines. · In-depth knowledge on Hadoop architecture, HDFS commands and experience designing & optimizing queries to build scalable, modular, and efficient data pipelines. · Strong knowledge of programming languages/tools including: Java, Python, Spark, SQL, Hive, JavaScript, Shell Scripts · Experience with Cloud environment (AWS) is highly desired. · Prior Experience in Marketing and Marketing Technology desired. · Strong leadership and mentoring skills. Education Master s degree is a plus.

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