Transform and manipulate data using ETL/ELT data pipeline best practices.
At Ameritas, our mission is Fulfilling Life. We do that in many ways, but especially by helping people invest in themselves by offering trusted financial products and advice. Because we believe everyone should be happy, healthy, and financially secure, we work hard to provide trusted financial products and valued guidance, including individual life and disability insurance, employee benefits, retirement planning, investments, and wealth management services.
This position will be will directly responsible for the design, maintenance, and support of various data management activities (ETL, Data Profiling, Data Governance, etc.) in numerous production and non-production environments.
What you do Design, implement, and support data pipelines and ETL/ELT processes for collection, storage, processing, and transformation of enterprise data assets to enable timely access to actionable business insights. Work closely with source system owners, business analysts, project management, governance, QA, and other teams to ensure that collected data assets are of high quality and optimal for use across the department and the business at large. Develop best practices for data management, maintenance, reporting and security. Continuously evaluate and identify operational, performance and usability metrics; keep track of industry best practices and trends to implement system and process improvements. Architect, implement and contribute to the core design of data architectures, data models and schemas for BI & analytic solutions that aligns with enterprise standards. Collaborate with internal/external teams within/outside the organization to design, build and improve the data platform. Solves unique and complex problems that have an impact on the Business Demonstrate process, methodology and delivery excellence thru due diligence in the discovery, development, deployment, and ongoing production support. Demonstrate execution effectiveness thru ownership, engagement, and frequent communication
What you bring Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience required 5 or more years of overall experience in the I.T. profession Advanced working knowledge with SQL and experience working with relational databases required 3 or more years of experience with design and support of data activities using technologies and platforms below Big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka etc. Relational SQL and NoSQL databases, DynamoDB, Redshift, Postgres, Cassandra, Snowflake or similar. Data pipeline and workflow management tools: AWS Glue, Apache NiFi or similar. AWS cloud services: EC2, EMR, RDS, Lambda, ECS Stream-processing systems: Spark-Streaming, AWS Kinesis Languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc. CI-CD: Jenkins, AWS Code Pipeline, CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Airflow or similar Previous DevOps or DataOps experience is desired AWS/Snowflake Certification(s) desired Insurance or Financial Services industry background preferred
What we offer Our company motto is "Fulfilling Life" and we take that job seriously, with a heavy commitment to volunteering and community support, employee well-being, and providing quality products and services that help our customers create a brighter future. Being a mutual-based organization, the return on our investment goes back into the company, to benefit our members/customers. We're committed to professional development, opportunity, inclusion, and diversity. Team building and collaboration are also priorities. A total rewards package with all the comprehensive health and welfare benefits you'd expect, including competitive pay and incentives, 401(k), flexible work schedules and time off to care for yourself and others. Additional popular benefits, including tuition reimbursement, and student loan repayment, an incentivized well-being program, adoption assistance, paid time off for volunteering, training, and career development opportunities.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Ameritas has a reputation as a company that cares, and because everyone should feel safe bringing their authentic, whole self to work, we're committed to an inclusive culture and diverse workplace, enriched by our individual differences. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that hires based on qualifications, positive attitude, and exemplary work ethic, regardless of sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Salary range $82,783 to $132,453.