1+ months

Developer/Senior Developer, Data Engineering

American Airlines
Fort Worth, TX 76102

Location: AA Headquarters 2 (DFW-HDQ2) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 35645 

Intro

Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job
  • ​This job is a member of the Information Technology Team within the Information Technology Division.
  • The American Airlines Business Analytics department is looking for experienced data engineers who are analytical and self-driven, wanting to work on the world largest airline’s data platform.  
  • You should be passionate about data and excited to be part of a team which strives to develop data driven solutions aimed to improve our customer experience and airline operations.
What you'll do
  • Collaborates with both business and technical partners to design & implement data engineering solutions
  • Be a part of a DevOps team that completely owns and supports their product
  • Actively participates in agile ceremonies
  • Implement data and analytical solutions to enhance business processes by efficiently leveraging modern technologies
  • Implement batch and streaming data pipelines using cloud technologies
  • Implement solutions using data lake and warehousing architectures
  • Leads development of coding standards, enforces best practices and security guidelines
  • Mentors others on technical and domain skills to create cross functional teams
  • Researches and implements new technologies to enhance current processes, security, and performance
  • Be a key contributor to the data governance, privacy and cataloguing processes
All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
  • 5+ years of Software Development experience with expertise in data analytics, warehousing and engineering
  • 3+ years of experience in Agile methods and mindset as an approach to software development

Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Technology, Information Systems (CIS/MIS), Engineering or related technical discipline, or equivalent experience/training
  • Airline Industry experience
  • Airline Industry Experience
  • Knowledge of Containers and Cloud technologies
  • Knowledge of Apache Kafka, Spark ML
  • Experience with ETL products (DataStage, Informatica, Talend, etc.)
  • Cloud computing data pipeline experience (Azure preferred)
  • ML/AI pipeline deployment experience
  • 2+ years of experience leading technical team members
All you'll need for success (Continued)

Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Proficiency and experience in python or similar programming language
  • Expertise with SQL
  • Expertise with Relational Databases (RDBMS) and/or No-SQL databases
  • Experience with DevOps Toolchain methodologies, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment
  • Demonstrated initiative, flexibility, and ability to adapt to changing priorities and work environments
  • Combination of experience in any of the following tools/platforms required:
    • Big Data platform: Hadoop, HDFS, Solr
    • Data Ingestion/Wrangling: Kafka, Trifacta, Alteryx, Nifi, Big Integrate
    • Scripting: Python, Spark, Unix, SQL
    • Data Warehousing: DataStage, Informatica
    • Databases: Teradata, Cassandra, MongoDB, Oracle, SQL Server
    • CI/CD: GitHub, SubVersion, Jenkins, UrbanCode Deploy
    • AI/ML: R, DataIku
    • BI: Cognos, Tableau, PowerBI, Zoom Data
    • Cloud: Azure, AWS, IBM, Google
  • Experience with DevOps Toolchain methodologies, including Test Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration, and Continuous Deployment
  • Demonstrated initiative, flexibility, and ability to adapt to changing priorities and work environments
  • Azure Cloud computing experience leveraging native Azure products like Azure Data Factory, Azure Databricks, Event Hubs, Azure Data Lake, Blob storage (Preferred)
  • Experience with NoSQL databases like Cassandra (Preferred)
What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more
Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 35645 

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Posted: 2019-12-11 Expires: 2020-02-03

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