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Lead Data Engineer in Merrimack, NH at Veritude

Date Posted: 11/24/2018

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Job Description

We are looking for a Principal Data Engineer at Fidelity Investments. This position is based in Merrimack, NH.

As a Lead Data Engineer, you’ll work closely with the Data Engineering team developing the scalable data pipelines that support advanced analytics and Data Science solutions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and implement scalable streaming data pipelines and ETL frameworks to increase data access and decrease analysis and decision times across the organization
  • Own software throughout the entire development life-cycle – design, code, test, automate & deploy
  • Share ideas to improve our product and processes, and provide feedback

Experience & Education

  • 15+ years of experience in defining data architecture solutions and establishing common data capabilities for enterprises
  • Proven experience in creating actionable Data and Analytics strategies for Compliance, Risk, Financial Intelligence business functions

•         Experience in defining technology blueprints, roadmaps and collaboratively defining solutions and enabling architecture capabilities

  • Experience in tool selection, conducting rapid PoCs and recommending use case appropriate technologies  
  • 6+ years experience building distributed solutions in Spark, MapReduce and other MPP system with associated data models and datastores (e.g., Redshift, Cassandra, HBase, Parquet)
  • 2+ years of experience working with AWS Cloud data engineering stack including EC2, S3, EMR, Kinesis, Glue and other AWS Services
  • Hands-on experience with Apache Ni-Fi, Kafka, Python, Spark preferably on AWS
  • Experience with structured/unstructured/semi-structured data ingestion and processing
  • Experience with automation and deployment (Jenkins, CloudFormation,Chef etc.)
  • Experience writing high quality code in Python and one another OOP language (Java, Scala, C++, Go, etc.)
  • Experience working with RDBM systems, particularly familiarity with SQL

•         Solid Experience in optimizing the Hive queries using Partitioning and Bucketing techniques, which controls the data distribution, to enhance performance.

•         Experience in working with UNIX shell scripts.


  • Production development of event-based applications using frameworks such as Kinesis, Kafka, Spark Streaming, or similar
  • Familiarity with machine learning techniques, continuous deployment pipelines and tools.
  • Desire to work across internal teams to identify requirements and iterate on solutions
  • Debug complex production issues across various levels of the tech stack
  • Prefer bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science or related field


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