Data Engineer I
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Purpose of JobWe are seeking a talented Data Engineer - Mid
Level for this position may also have the option of working
remotely in the U.S.
Data Engineers (DEs) are engaged in all phases of the data
management lifecycle. This includes gathering and analyzing
requirements, collecting, processing, storing, securing, and
archiving data. Develop and maintain technical systems for data
reporting and technical solutions utilizing emerging technologies.
Partner with the business to ensure data management solutions
aligned to business objectives.
This is a Data Engineer position on the Fraud statistical data
model team responsible for creating data models using machine
learning technology. Development work includes back-end Java
development and experience with databases.
USAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the financial
security of millions of U.S. military members and their families.
This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative thinking
at every level.
About USAA IT
Our most meaningful qualification isn't technical, it's human.
Here, we don't just sit in front of a screen. We stand behind our
13 million members who rely on us every day.
We're proud of USAA's strong history -- and we're even more
passionate about our future. That's why we have a team of
supportive and collaborative hardworking technology professionals
focused on doing more for our members. And why we're continuing to
add innovative problem solvers to our team. With us, you'll find
exciting challenges that inspire you to continue learning and
- Identifies and manages existing and emerging risks that stem
from business activities and the job role.
- Ensures risks associated with business activities are
effectively identified, measured, monitored, and controlled.
- Follows written risk and compliance policies, standards, and
procedures for business activities.
- Independently conducts work on the full life cycle of data
engineering to include analysis, solution design, data pipeline
engineering, testing, deployment, scheduling, and production
- Designs and implements complex technical solutions for data
engineering and analytic systems.
- Identifies and solves significant technical problems and
architecture deficiencies to include design, security, and
- Collaborates on design reviews by providing feedback on trends
and makes recommendations for solutions.
- Breaks down business features and into technical stories and
approaches. - Influences stakeholders in technical adoption for
- Creates proof of concepts and prototypes that drive the vision
and the outcome for complex initiatives to be delivered.
- Collaborates with the team and other engineers on new
technologies and alternatives to plan and execute complex
assignments and tasks.
- Helps on-board entry level engineers. - May begin mentoring
- Acquires data from multiple data sources and maintains
resulting databases, data warehouses, and/or data lakes.
- Assists to develop, maintain, and enforce the company's data
development tools and standards. Conducts code reviews on a regular
basis to improve quality and ensure compliance.Minimum
- Bachelor's degree: OR 4 years of related experience (in
addition to the minimum years of experience required) may be
substituted in lieu of degree; OR Approved certification from
CodeUp, Galvenize, VetFIT (Veterans for IT) or eFIT (Employees for
- 4 years of data engineering, data analysis or software
development experience implementing data solutions with at least 1
year of data engineering or data management experience.
- Extensive knowledge and working experience in SQL and
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.When you apply for
this position, you will be required to answer some initial
questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes. Once you begin
the questions you will not be able to finish them later and you
will not be able to change your responses.Preferred experience:
- Experience with coding using Java, Kafka and Nifi.
- Experience using Hadoop database.The above description reflects
the details considered necessary to describe the principal
functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed
description of all the work requirements that may be performed in
the job.Compensation:USAA has an effective method for assessing
market data and establishing ranges to ensure we remain
competitive. You are paid within the salary range based on your
experience and market position. The salary range for this skill is:
$88,200 - $158,900*Employees may be eligible for pay incentives
based on overall corporate and individual performance or at the
discretion of the USAA Board of Directors.Geographical
Differential:Geographic pay differential is additional pay provided
to eligible employees working in locations where market pay levels
are above the national average.Shift premium:Will be addressed on
an individual basis for applicable roles that are consistently
scheduled for non-core hours.Benefits:At USAA our employees enjoy
best-in-class benefits to support their physical, financial, and
emotional wellness. These benefits include comprehensive medical,
dental and vision plans, 401(k), pension, life insurance, parental
benefits, adoption assistance, paid time off program with paid
holidays plus 16 paid volunteer hours, and various wellness
programs. Additionally, our career path planning and continuing
education assists employees with their professional goals.Please
click on the link below for more details.Relocation assistance is
Not Available for this position.
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