Applications Engineer II in Short Hills, New Jersey at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 10/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • Fortune 500 Company
  • World leader in commercial data and insight
  • Constantly expanding the size and improving the quality of their global database; currently exceeding 280 million businesses worldwide
  • Focus on valuable relationships allowing customers to succeed

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Culture: Energetic, forward thinking individuals, passionate about compliance, risk assessment and management
  • Growth: Partake in a learning program with robust curriculum that will enhance the value you bring to your team and the company
  • Opportunity: Extensive international network with offices on five continents
  • Stability: A storied and commanding brand with almost two centuries of experience

WHERE THE POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Short Hills, NJ

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Implementing a Business Intelligence solution in AWS as a secure and highly available multitenant platform.

  • Managing and designing the reporting environment, including data sources, security, and metadata.

  • Fully automating the infrastructure deployment as code and move it into version control

  • Create system architecture and support artefacts and present them to review boards and service management teams.

  • Supporting the data warehouse by automating the addition of new data items and leading initiatives for data integrity and normalization.

  • Troubleshooting the reporting database environment and reports.

  • Help to continually improve ongoing reporting and analysis processes, automating or simplifying self-service support for customers.

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • Required skills:

    •  BS or similar college level education in Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Management, Statistics or relevant work experience in information technology or an analytical field.

    • AWS cloud administration (DevOps Engineer with AWS Cloud) (Min 3 Years).

    • Expertise in multiple scripting languages and system tools (AWS CLI/Curl/Python/Shell).

    • Extensive Hands-On experience in AWS Cloud platform (specifically with Redshift, EC2, S3, RDS, CloudWatch).

    •  In depth understanding on security and availability features and their respective configuration in AWS (VPC, IAM, Security Groups. Availability Zones, Backups).

    • Extensive Hands-On experience in using DevOps tools such as Terraform / Could Formation and experience implementing continuous integration (CI) / continuous deployment (CD).

    • Experience in configuration management tool (eg Git).

    •  Extensive experience with scripting and debugging on Linux and Windows environments.

  •  Preferred skills:
    •  Data warehousing - creating ETL processes with RedShift (eg using Glue, Spectrum, Athena or custom transformations).

    • In depth knowledge of one or more BI solutions (eg Tableau, Birst, Jasper, Metabase).

    • Experience with data pipelines.

    • Database management or development experience (Postgres, MySQL, MS SQL, Oracle, RedShift, NoSQL).

    • Containers and Kubernetes.

    • AWS certification.