Senior Data Engineer
Morningstar’s structured credit research and ratings subsidiary (MCR) is a Nationally Recognized Statistical Ratings Organization (NRSRO) that has earned a reputation for innovation and excellence in the structured finance market. This group aims to increase market transparency and provides the highest quality ratings through securities research, monitoring services, data, and technology solutions.
A Data Engineer’s focus is to work on enhancing and maintaining MCR’s data warehouse framework and data product offerings while aiding other developers in both development processes and understanding of technologies. You will work with cross functional and global teams to write and manage tools used to obtain, process, and transform data.
+Create, develop and maintain the data code base of MCR products working in an agile environment.
+ Research integrating new technologies that may improve both product and process
+ Analyze business user requirements and provide technical solutions.
+ Communicate with the product/project management and team members about assigned tasks.
+ Ensure product under development meet the defined requirements and pass the user acceptance testing prior to their release.
+ Provide input and guides to DevOps roles
+ A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
+ 6-10 years of either Data Engineering experience
+ Two to five years of Java Enterprise development experience (J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, SVN, Maven, etc.) and/or C# experience.
+ A high degree of self-motivation and the ability to adapt quickly to new tasks.
+ Two to five years of data mining experience with exposure to data transformation tools such as the SAX and DOM, xml-parsing frameworks
+Understanding of OLAP, OLTP, and Data Warehouse solutions and implementations specifically MS SQL, postgresql, and Amazon's RDS
+Distributed computing, with experience in cloud computing (Amazon Web Services platform and associated technologies)
+ Expert understanding of coding for a multi-threaded environment
+ Excellent verbal and written communications skills and the ability to work in a collaborative team environment.
+ Ability to explain and mentor others in regards to technologies and best practices
Morningstar is an equal opportunity employer.