Cloud Data Engineer

  • Company:
    Applied Systems, Inc.
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    16 hours ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Applied Systems, Inc., a worldwide leader in insurance technology, is currently searching for a knowledgeable and talented Cloud Data Engineer to join our Data Engineering Team. This team works to build data solutions and implement tools to help improve data accuracy and reliability so our customers can make data-driven decisions with confidence. As a Cloud Data Engineer, you will be responsible for the design and development of our data lake ensuring reliable data infrastructure and creating data solutions for business partners.RESPONSIBILITIESDrive innovation within Data Engineering by playing a key role in technology decisions for the future of our data science, analysis, and reporting needsWork with business partners and software engineers to gather, understand, and bridge definitions and requirementsDesign and develop highly complex and critical data projects with strict timelinesDrive efficiency gains through improved reliability and stakeholder adoption of self-serve toolsLeverage research and previous experience to ensure we’re up to date and continuously exploringIdentify gaps and weaknesses in our data stack and continues to drive learning advancements for the teamProvide technical expertise to the Data Engineering team in all phases of work including analysis, design, and development of architectureDesign, build and work with dispersed engineering teams and business users to implement data pipelines into our centralized data platformDeveloping in Python leveraging a wide range of technologies, notably: GCP, BigQuery, Google DataFlow, Kubernetes, and DockerDevelop cloud data pipelines to transform and process data between systemsQUALIFICATIONS FOR THIS JOB3+ years of development experience building large scale data solutionsExperience with Google Cloud Platform, BigQuery, Google DataFlow, Apache Spark, Airflow, Kafka, Scala, and Python preferredCandidates with experience with AWS RedShift, Kinesis, and Data Pipeline will also be consideredProven ability to work closely with business and product teams to ensure data solutions are aligned with business initiatives and are of high qualityAbility to communicate technical hurdles and challenges clearly and succinctlyTake problems from inception to completion – own the building, testing, deployment, and maintenance of the code that you work onExperience with reporting schema designs including data modeling, denormalization, data warehousing, and data lakesWHO WE ARELEADING GLOBAL PROVIDER OF CLOUD-BASED INSURANCE SOFTWARE- Applied Systems develops the top two Insurance Agency/Broker Management software products in the world. In addition, we also provide innovative mobile apps, Data Analytics, Customer Self-Service, Insurer Connectivity & Rating, eServicing, Benefits Design, and CRM software products. By automating the insurance lifecycle, Applied’s people and products enable millions of people around the world to safeguard and protect what matters most. CLOUD SOLUTIONS & PROFESSIONAL SERVICES- We offer cloud solutions, 24×7 technical support, consulting, implementation, and education services.AWARD WINNING TECHNOLOGY- We have been voted 2020 Company of the Year (Stevie Award)2020 New Product or Service of the Year- 2 awards (Stevie Award)2019 Best Cloud-Based Software Solutions Provider in the insurance industry (2019 Corporate Excellence Awards)2019 Digital Service Provider of the Year (Business Excellence Awards)2019 Best Broker Software Management House (Insurance Times)GOOGLE’S INVESTMENT IN APPLIED- Google/CapitalG made a minority investment in Applied that will spur AI, machine learning, and digital marketing innovation in the global insurance industry.CLIENTS- We provide technology to over 160k users within insurance agencies, brokerages, and carriers throughout the US, Canada, the UK, and Ireland. EMPLOYEES- Applied currently has 1,800+ employees across the US, Canada, the UK, and Ireland.COMPANY CULTURE & PERKSJOIN A GREAT TEAM- We believe that success comes from a dynamic working environment that offers professionals an opportunity to grow and succeed alongside extraordinary people. We encourage idea sharing, problem solving, and teamwork in our environment.DIVERSITY MATTERS- We strive to create a positive workplace culture for those of different thinking, backgrounds, experiences, expertise, and individual qualities across our organization. We want the best and the brightest to be a part of a growing culture that enforces a sense of belonging.RELAXED DRESS CODE- Applied allows for a relaxed dress code where jeans are permitted; we call this “Dress for your Day”!FUN PARTIES & PERKS- Fun perks are a staple at Applied, including holiday parties with games and contests, summer celebrations employee appreciation events, art contests, employee discount programs, and more!OPPORTUNITIES FOR ADVANCEMENT- We are a growing company that offers career opportunities, and not just “another job”. Applied believes in growing our employees and promoting from within, offering many opportunities for professional advancement along the way!CAREER STABILITY & LONGEVITY- Our average employee tenure is 9 years!CULTURE OF RECOGNITION- Applied provides a culture of employee recognition with our Circle of Excellence program, and our internal social network recognition program.APPLIED CARES- We have a culture that embraces and promotes volunteerism. Applied encourages our employees to help local charities and communities through the ‘Applied Cares’ programBENEFITS & REWARDSBENEFITS FROM DAY ONE- Applied offers Supplemental Health and Vision, Dental, and Wellness Incentives to ensure employees are covered from day one.FINANCIAL PEACE OF MIND- In addition to wellness benefits, Applied offers a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) with employer match, Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA), employer-paid life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short and long term disability, and business travel accident.WORK-LIFE BALANCE- There is more to life than work: that is why Applied offers benefits to help balance your work and home life. We offer competitive paid vacation time, personal/sick time, paid holidays, summer hours, paid parental leave, volunteer time off, and a free day off for your birthday!TO LEARN MOREPlease visit Systems is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Diversity and Inclusion is a business imperative and is a part of building our brand and reputation. At Applied, we are committed to recruit, develop, retain, and promote regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.#LI-Remote