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2021-24897 -

Senior Data Engineer

Location(s): Mountain View, California; San Diego, California; Los Angeles, California
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Intuit is a global technology platform that helps our customers and communities overcome their most important financial challenges. We help give over 50 million consumer, small business, and self-employed customers around the world the opportunity to prosper.

Overview

Intuit is a leading software provider of business and financial management solutions for small and mid-sized businesses, consumers and accounting professionals. You probably know us by our flagship products, QuickBooks®, TurboTax® and Mint®, but that is just the start. We are currently going through a fundamental transformation to a global financial solutions and services company.

Come join Intuit as part of the DSE Risk Data Analytics team as a Senior Data Engineer. We are looking for creative problem solvers with a passion for innovation to join our team and revolutionize the way the world does business.

This is a full-time position, preferably in our Woodland Hills, CA location. This position may also require some occasional travel to our corporate office in Mountain View, CA.

The primary role of a Senior Data Engineer is to provide timely technical, analytical and data support to the policy analyst and data science community to define, test, implement, and maintain strategies and procedures that will assist Intuit in growing revenue and profit by developing and maintaining innovative products and techniques in the target markets we serve.

What you'll bring

 

  • BS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a similar
  • Object Oriented programming skills in Python, and a willingness to learn other languages (e.g. Bash, Scala, R) as
  • Experience developing data processing applications using
  • Strong understanding of HADOOP-based technologies and systems, including Hive QL, MR, and Spark programming, Spark cluster/job optimization
  • Familiarity with database fundamentals including SQL, and schema
  • 4+ years of experience integrating technical processes and business outcomes – specifically: data architecture and models, data and process analysis, data quality metrics / monitoring, developing policies / standards & supporting
  • 4+ years of hands-on data engineering
  • 2+ years DevOps experience including configuration, monitoring and version
  • Record of accomplishment working with data from multiple sources, willingness to dig-in and understand the data and to leverage creative thinking and problem
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including business writing and presentations. Ability to communicate objectives, plans, status and results clearly, focusing on critical few key

 

Preferred Qualifications

 

  • MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a similar
  • 2+ years of experience building and operating scalable and reliable data pipelines based on Big Data processing technologies like Hadoop, MR, Spark in the AWS
  • Advanced programming skills in Python, Bash Familiarity with Scala and R.
  • 5+ years of experience integrating technical processes and business outcomes – specifically: data architecture and models, data and process analysis, data quality metrics / monitoring, developing policies / standards & supporting
  • 5+ years of hands-on data engineering
  • 2+ years of hands-on experience with analytics, building and operating DW on Redshift or Vertica
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a matrix environment, ability to influence at multiple levels, and build strong
  • Knowledge of enacting service level agreements and the appropriate escalation and communication plans to maintain

How you will lead

  • Work in the Risk Data Analytics data engineering team. The team has 10 engineers working on Risk & Compliance Management, Fraud Prevention, EMR/Spark/Python data pipelines, Data Warehousing (DW), and Business Intelligence (BI)
  • Work closely with the Risk Decision Science team to design, build, deploy and operate their data science, data analytics
  • Work in fast-moving development team using agile
  • Partner closely with Data Scientists, BI developers and Product Managers to design and implement data models, database schemas, data structures, and processing logic to support various data science, analytics, machine learning, and BI
  • Design and develop ETL (extract-transform-load) processes to validate and transform data, calculate metrics and model features, populate data models etc., using Spark, Python, SQL, and other technologies in the AWS
  • Lead by example, demonstrating best practices for code development and optimization, unit testing, CI/CD, performance testing, capacity planning, documentation, monitoring, alerting, and incident response in order to ensure data availability, data quality, usability and required
  • Define SLAs for data availability and correctness. Automate data availability and quality monitoring and Respond to alerts when data delivery SLAs are not being met.
  • Communicate progress across organizations and levels from individual contributor to executive. Identify and clarify the critical few issues that need action and drive appropriate decisions and actions. Communicate results clearly and in actionable
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"At Intuit, we have the unique opportunity to empower millions of communities around the world by helping small business owners, individuals, and the self-employed succeed and accomplish their dreams of prosperity. There’s nothing else like it."
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"I really felt drawn to Intuit because it's a place where I feel like I can make super meaningful impact on customers’ lives and their day-to-day. Finances are tricky and it’s emotional and stressful, and if I can help lift that burden off of someone, I feel like it’s worth it."
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