Data Engineer

<p dir="LTR">Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, we are looking for an ETL-savvy <strong>Data Engineer</strong> to join our growing team of analytics experts. You will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data pipelines and data architecture.&nbsp;</p> <h5 dir="LTR"><em>*This is a hybrid opportunity with the requirement to be on-site at our Irvine, CA office part of the time. As a result, we are providing a relocation fee to the successful candidate.</em></h5>

Irvine, CA

Altus Group

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Altus Group is a leading provider of independent advisory services, software, and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry. Our businesses reflect decades of experience, a range of expertise, and technology-enabled capabilities. Our solutions empower clients to analyze, gain market insight, and recognize value on their real estate investments.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Headquartered in Canada, we have approximately 2,250 employees around the world, with operations in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. We are at the center of what drives the real estate industry and continue to break ground every day with innovative solutions and best practices that touch every aspect of the real estate life cycle.</span></p> <p><br /><br /><br /></p> <p dir="LTR"><br /><br /></p> http://www.altusgroup.com

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Mid Level

Overview: <p dir="LTR"><strong>The opportunity</strong></p> <p dir="LTR">Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, we are looking for an ETL-savvy Data Engineer to join our growing team of analytics experts. You will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data pipelines and data architecture. In addition, you&nbsp;will be in charge of data accuracy, data governance, as well as finding ways to analyze and visualize the data. You will be involved in projects, including a new web-based analytics hub and solutions for Global Advisory, and automating access to data and analytics within the portal.</p> <p dir="LTR"><em>*This is a hybrid opportunity with the requirement to be on-site at our Irvine, CA office part of the time. As a result, we are providing a relocation fee to the successful candidate.</em></p> <p dir="DEFAULT">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="LTR"><strong>Who you are&nbsp;</strong></p> <p dir="LTR">You are a Data Engineer with hands-on expertise across a broad range of traditional and non-traditional technologies. You have exposure to a startup environment, where you have played a role in both Web Development and DevOps.&nbsp; You excel as a technical advisor on a cross-functional, collaborative team. You want to provide insights that drive key decisions for new products, and be hands-on designing and building data solutions as part of a global industry leader.</p> <p dir="DEFAULT">&nbsp;</p> <p dir="LTR"><strong>What&rsquo;s in it for you</strong></p> <p dir="LTR"><em>Impact and exposure. </em>This is a fast-growing team in the Irvine office and a chance to define and build out your role. You will have your voice heard as you work independently to implement best practices, processes, and tools for data analytics and modelling. You will gain exposure to the latest technologies and people as you work across teams on exciting new products and solutions.</p> <p dir="LTR"><em>Career Development. </em>You want to be part of a global company that is forward-thinking and setting the standards in Real Estate technology. Data is the future and our present. Your career opportunities will increase as we continue to scale as a company and as a team, including the chance to grow into a Senior Data Engineer on this team or move across to another product team or business line.</p>
Responsibilities: <p dir="LTR"><strong>As our new Data Engineer you will focus on:</strong></p> <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>Design and development</strong>. You will create and maintain high-end data pipelines from data collection to data visualization. You will participate in developing custom web data solutions. You will work closely with a team of frontend and backend engineers, product managers, and analysts to:</p> <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR">Design data integrations and data quality processes and framework.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Create and maintain custom data analytics tools.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Write unit and integration tests.&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Be hands on building new solutions.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Contribute to the engineering wiki, and work documents.</p> </li> </ul> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>Collaboration.</strong> You will work with analytics and business teams to improve data models that feed business intelligence tools, increasing data accessibility and fostering data-driven decision making across the organization.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>Data governance.</strong> You will take ownership to ensure adherence to local and global required data governance requirements, as well as implement best practices.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>Ensure quality. </strong>You will implement processes and systems to monitor data quality, ensuring production data is always accurate and available for key stakeholders and business processes that depend on it. You will undertake data analysis required to troubleshoot data related issues and assist in the resolution of data issues.</p> </li> </ul>
Requirements: <p dir="LTR"><strong>Our new Data Engineer has:</strong></p> <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>The education.</strong> You have a Bachelor's or Master&rsquo;s degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, or a related technical field</p> </li> </ul> <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>The knowledge. </strong>You are familiar with best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service. You have exposure to&nbsp; following a Waterfall or Agile Software Development methodologies. You thrive in an independent role where you can suggest new data solutions.&nbsp;</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>The technical expertise.</strong> You have strong working and conceptual knowledge of building and maintaining custom analytical solutions and data pipelines. You have experience in:</p> <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR">Full stack web development, CI/CD and DevOps.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Cloud Infrastructure &ndash; AWS and related systems for data storage &amp; management.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Python development (2+ years).</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">SQL development (2+ years).</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Schema design and dimensional data modelling.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Data analytics and data science.</p> </li> </ul> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>A genuine interest in new tools and technology. </strong>You can quickly come up to speed with technologies such as:</p> <ul> <li> <p dir="LTR">NoSQL</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Snowflake</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Tableau and other data visualization tools.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR">Flask, Bootstrap.</p> </li> </ul> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>The relationship building expertise.</strong> You have an appreciation for cross-team collaboration. You can influence work in a multi-functional team environment with rapidly changing priorities under tight deadlines.</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>A winning communication style.</strong> You have outstanding written, oral, and presentation skills. You can translate data warehouse plans for a nontechnical audience. You know how to leverage communication tools and methodologies. Process oriented with great documentation skills</p> </li> <li> <p dir="LTR"><strong>A drive to continuously improve.</strong> You can anticipate, understand, and respond to the needs of internal clients, and you are driven to meet or exceed their expectations. You are a forward thinker and can innovate solutions to keep the project - and the business - moving forward.&nbsp;</p> </li> </ul> <p><em>Come realize your potential at Altus Group!</em>&nbsp;</p> <p dir="LTR">We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.&nbsp;</p> <p dir="LTR"><em>Applicants with disabilities may contact Altus Group to request and arrange for accommodations. If you need assistance to accommodate a disability, you may request an accommodation at any time. Please contact us at </em><em><a href="mailto:accessibilityusa@altusgroup.com" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer"><span class="WBM2">accessibilityusa@altusgroup.com</span></a></em><em> or .</em> <a href="https://www.google.com/search?q=altus%20group%20phone%20number&amp;rlz=1C1CHBF_enCA735CA735&amp;oq=altus+group+phone+number&amp;aqs=chrome.0.0l3.3474j0j4&amp;sourceid=chrome&amp;ie=UTF-8&amp;safe=active&amp;sxsrf=ALeKk00R7KveCih44BSMEDuNlrhV3vceKA:1601306020632&amp;npsic=0&amp;rflfq=1&amp;rlha=0&amp;rllag=43828707,-79394835,20178&amp;tbm=lcl&amp;rldimm=7403667612037313017&amp;lqi=ChhhbHR1cyBncm91cCBwaG9uZSBudW1iZXIiBRABiAEBWhoKC2FsdHVzIGdyb3VwIgthbHR1cyBncm91cA&amp;ved=2ahUKEwiW86TkkYzsAhXVKM0KHfutBN8QvS4wAXoECAwQGQ&amp;rldoc=1&amp;tbs=lrf:!1m4!1u16!2m2!16m1!1e1!1m4!1u16!2m2!16m1!1e2!2m1!1e16!3sIAE,lf:1,lf_ui:4&amp;rlst=f" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">(416) 641-9500</a></p>