Sr. Manager, Data Engineering, Open to flexibility

09 Apr 2018
17 Apr 2018
Contract Type

Sr. Manager, Data Engineering, Open to flexibility

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and develop sustainable data driven solutions with current new gen data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business customers
  • Designs robust end-to-end systems with an eye on the long term maintenance and support of the application
  • Looks to leverage reusable code modules to solve problems across the team and organization
  • Exhibits mastery over multiple domains
  • Handles multiple functions / roles for the projects / Agile teams
  • Has an intrinsic knowledge of standards and languages
  • Looks to leverage and establish standards across the team and organization
  • Provide technical guidance to team members
  • Understands complex multi-tier, multi-platform systems
  • Develops a framework of a significant complexity
  • Manage team of data engineers (both full-time associates and/or third party resources)

Basic qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience
  • At least 5 years coding in data management, or at least 5 years experience in data warehousing or at least 5 years in unstructured data environments
  • At least 2 years experience in big data technologies (Cassandra, Accumulo, HBase, Spark, Hadoop, HDFS, AVRO, MongoDB, Zookeeper, or similar)
  • At least 2 years experience in cloud technologies (Azure, AWS, Google Cloud)
  • At least 3 years of people management experience

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in fields such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, related discipline or military experience
  • Proven knowledge and experience in relevant data technologies and languages
  • Experience with recognized industry patterns, methodologies, and techniques
  • 2+ years of experience with Agile engineering practices
  • 5+ years in-depth experience with the Hadoop stack (MapReduce, Pig, Hive, Hbase)
  • 5+ years experience with NoSQL implementation (Mongo, Cassandra, etc. a plus)
  • 5+ years experience developing Java based software solutions
  • 5+ years experience in at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, JavaScript, Shell)
  • 5+ years experience developing software solutions to solve complex business problems
  • 5+ years experience with Relational Database Systems and SQL
  • 5+ years experience designing, developing, and implementing ETL
  • 5+ years experience with UNIX/Linux including basic commands and shell scripting
  • Familiarity with data science tools and concepts
  • Experience in industry, i.e. code committer, published, white paper, etc.
  • 5+ years of experience providing technical leadership on relevant applications

Why GSK?:

At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver against our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

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