19 days old

Sr Principal Data Engineer - San Antonio, TX or Eden Prairie, MN

San Antonio, TX 78205
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Functions may include database architecture, engineering, design, optimization, security, and administration; as well as data modeling, big data development, Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL) development, storage engineering, data warehousing, data provisioning and other similar roles.  Responsibilities may include Platform-as-a-Service and Cloud solution with a focus on data stores and associated eco systems.


Duties may include management of design services, providing sizing and configuration assistance, ensuring strict data quality, and performing needs assessments. Analyzes current business practices, processes and procedures as well as identifying future business opportunities for leveraging data storage and retrieval system capabilities. Manages relationships with software and hardware vendors to understand the potential architectural impact of different vendor strategies and data acquisition.  Design schemas, write SQL, or other data markup scripting and helps to support development of Analytics and Applications that build on top of data. 

Data Engineering Capabilities
  • Interacted and coordinated between end-users, expert team, development and QA team and suggesting key enhancements and changes to the business rules.
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert on business data and consult with business owners on the characteristics, attributes and limitation of the data.
  • Lead the projects for complete SDLC with in depth new and existing Business Intelligence capabilities.
  • Database cleansing and migrating between different versions of SQL DBs, worked with raw data to analyze before migration.
  • Technically skilled (backed by continuous hands on experience) in developing global warehouse architectures, policies, Security procedures and integrating the in-flight projects to leverage existing technology investments.
  • Data Warehouse development working with Data Migration, Data Conversion, and Extraction/Transformation/Loading using SQL Server.
  • Robust experience in Enterprise Data Warehouse Architecture, Dimensional Modeling, Data Quality and various estimations (Space, Efforts, and Hardware etc) involved to setup enterprise warehouse Extensive experience in preparing Business & functional requirement documents.
  • Managed the evaluation of ETL and OLAP tools and recommended the most suitable solutions depending on business needs.
  • Strong experience in reviewing and recommending documentation of test cases. Expertise in designing and developing test plans.
  • Strong problem solving, logical/rational thought processes and demonstrated analytical abilities
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Optimization and scalability analysis
  • Assess, analyze and design data flows
  • Design data models
  • Write code for design changes, data migration, and reference data
  • Deploy code using standard and non-standard methodology
  • Collaborate with business partners to ensure data standardization
  • Design/define data validation rules
  • Adherence to data management processes and capabilities
  • Ensure proper data lineage/mapping from source to target within transactional systems
  • Assist with mapping and lineage issues downstream
  • Work with database teams to evaluate and establish physical database requirements
  • Ensure that technical specifications/design documents optimize database performance
  • Ensure inclusion of appropriate data recovery strategies in technical specifications/design documents
  • Provide knowledge transfer changes through release deployment to production support 

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.



Posted: 2020-11-03 Expires: 2020-12-03

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Sr Principal Data Engineer - San Antonio, TX or Eden Prairie, MN

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