Talend Developer (ETL) SeniorĀ 

Location: McLean, VA

Position Overview
Do you want to be part of the exciting journey of Cloud Transformation? Are you a seasoned data integration developer that thrives in an innovative and collaborative team? An advanced coder who enjoys a rapid, dynamic environment? If you have proven Data Integration experience with AWS Cloud technologies and would like to help us build an Enterprise Data Lake and Data Fabric in the Cloud, 

Responsibilities in 2 primary categories:

Development & Execution 
o    Demonstrate effective and disciplined software development expertise 
o    Deliver solutions on-time with high bar of quality, and continuously improve software engineering practices
o    Work with Product Owners to understand the desired capability, to define and prioritize work, determine deliverables, and manage workloads
o    Involves in application development, prototyping, modeling and technical consulting
o    Actively facilitates issue resolution and issue tracking. Identifies mitigation steps and ensures risks and issues are mitigated/resolved in a timely manner.

Technical Leadership
o    Leads efforts in data, code, and systems analysis to ensure accuracy and completeness in requirements
o    Leads the design process and evaluates alternative solutions relating to usability, security, scalability, failover, and performance. 
o    Supports the Development Tech Lead and/or Project Manager in managing projects / Agile Sprints
o    Performs and leads thorough Unit testing and Integration testing, including test data creation for various test scenarios.
o    Mentor and coach intermediate Developers on both technical and soft skills

Basic Qualifications:
•    At least 4 years of full-time experience in software development including design, coding, testing, and support
•    3+ years of experience in ETL development
•    3+ years of experience with Talend
•    Hands on experience with AWS
•    2+ years of experience in big data technologies (Spark, Hadoop, HDFS)
•    At least 1 years of Cloud infrastructure experience working with one or more of the following Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud services: EC2, Elastic Beanstalk , EMR, ECS, S3, SNS, SQS, Cloud Formation, Cloud watch, Lambda 
•    Hands-on experience of AWS architecture design, Data Management, System to System Data Integration 

Preferred Qualifications:
•    Master's Degree in Computer Sciences or related fields
•    Proficient with CICD process, Agile and DevOps Software Development Life Cycle including analysis, high level design, coding, testing, and implementation, performance tuning, bug fixing and quality control
•    Experience of building Data Lake and Data Fabric in AWS Cloud, moving Data applications to the Cloud, and developing cloud native Data applications
•    Expertise in creating data models, optimizing data, automating & restructuring data reporting system in financial services domain
•    3 years of experience in: Java, JEE, Spring boot, Docker, Kubernetes
•    1 years of experience in: Apigee, OAuth 2.0 and OpenID
•    3 years of experience in RESTful API design and development 
•    2 years of experience with Agile, Kanban or Scrum methodologies
•    2+ years of experience in NoSQL technologies (MongoDB, DynamoDB, Cassandra)
•    2+ years of experience in PySpark, AWS EMR, SQS, AWS MQ and AWS Lamda
•    At least 1 years of experience in one or more: Python, Spark cluster programming using Java/Python/Scala
•    Experience of leading complex data applications with large volumes of data

Key to success in this role
•    Strong working knowledge and technical competencies of AWS
•    Ability to communicate clearly, effectively, persuasively with technology and business stakeholders
•    Ability to develop mutually beneficial relationships inside and outside of the division, work and collaborate effectively in a team environment
•    Sense of urgency to delivery and able to apply risk-based approach to prioritize work
•    Strong work ethic, self-motivated, independent, and works with minimal direction
•    Motivated to learn new technologies and identify process improvements and efficiencies
•    Ability to adapt to change while continuing to deliver on assigned objectives
•    Ability to use data to help inform strategy and direction