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Senior AWS Big Data Engineer

LPL Financial
Austin, Texas, United States
Are you looking for an opportunity to work with the big data and analytics teams to engineer and develop capabilities in the cloud that aligns with transformation and business strategies and be part of a supportive team environment that thrives on innovation?If so, then this could be the role for you!LPL Financial is looking for an experienced Sr. AWS/Big Data Engineer to join the Data & Analytics team, a team of data and technology professionals who define and execute the strategic data for LPL Financial. The successful candidate will build data solutions using state of the art technologies to acquire, ingest and transform big datasetsAs a Sr. AWS/Big Data Engineer, you will partner with our users and other data product teams to understand their needs and build impactful data/analytics solutions. You will design and build data pipelines to support applications and data science projects following software engineering best practicesResponsibilities:Work with development teams and other project leaders/stakeholders to provide technical solutions that enable business capabilitiesDesign and develop data applications using big data technologies (Hadoop, AWS) to ingest, process, and analyze large disparate datasetsBuild robust data pipelines on Cloud using Airflow, Spark/EMR, Kinesis, Kafka, Lambda or other technologiesBuild the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from various data sources using SQL and AWS 'big data' technologies.Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.Implement architectures to handle large scale data and its organizationExecute strategies that inform data design and architecture partnering with enterprise standardWork across teams to deliver meaningful reference architectures that outline architecture principles and best practices for technology advancementWhat does your success look like in the first 90 days?Understand LPL data ecosystem and current data ingestion/distribution patternsBuild understanding on LPL processes, strategic plays, and key outcomesBuild partnership with other data product and functional teams and start aligning to data and analytics roadmapHave a fully functional environment setup for the development activityWhat are we looking for?We want strong collaborators who can deliver a world-class client experience. We are looking for people who thrive in a fast-paced environment, are client-focused, team-oriented, and can execute in a way that encourages creativity and continuous improvement.Requirements:BS in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Physics, Statistics or area of study related to data sciences and data mining or relevant experience5+ years of solid development in big data stack and programming experience in Python and Scala5+ years of hands-on experience with the creation and automation ofenterprise data pipelines and orchestration framework (for example: Airflow), Spark, Lambda on Cloud/hybrid / On-prem deployment architectureStrong experience with writing complex programs, implementing architectures, and enabling automation in these environmentsExperience in CI/CD pipeline and code repositories like GitHub or Bit BucketDevOps experience with Terraform, Data, and ML pipeline experienceExperience using JIRA and Agile Project Management softwarePreferences:Nice to have experience with microservice development, Docker, KubernetesHands-on experience in BI Tools like Tableau, Power BIAustin, TX or Fort Mill, SC locationWhy LPL? At LPL, we believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. As the nation's leading independent broker-dealer, we offer an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services. We provide you with a work environment that encourages your creativity and growth, a leadership team that is supportive and responsive, and the opportunity to create a career that has no limits, only amazing potential.We areone team on one mission. We take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.Because our company is not too big and not too small, you can seize the opportunity to make a real impact. We are committed to supporting workplace equality, and we embrace the different perspectives and backgrounds of our employees.We also care for our communities, and we encourage our employees to do the same. This creates an environment in which you can do your best work.Want to hear from our employees on what it's like to work at LPL? Watch this!We take social responsibility seriously. Learn more hereWant to see info on our benefits? Learn more hereJoin the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life's aspirations into financial realities. Please log in or create an account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE.Information on Interviews:LPL will only communicate with a job applicant directly from email address and will never conduct an interview online or in a chatroom forum. During an interview, LPL will not request any form of payment from the applicant, or information regarding an applicant's bank or credit card. Should you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact LPL's Human Resources Solutions Center at .

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