The Walt Disney Company Data Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Disney-ABC Television Group (DATG) is seeking a rock star Data Engineer to join our Consumer Data & Analytics (CD&A) team. This individual will be working on building an enterprise wide data ingestion platform for various ETL/ELT operations. You will also be creating high volume, high performance data warehouse for analytics which will be used by various BI Engineers and Data Scientists for creating insights.

Responsibilities :

  • Design, develop, implement, test, and operate large-scale, high-volume, high-performance data lake and warehouse.

  • Design, enhance and implement ETL/data ingestion platform on the cloud.

  • Create ETLs/ELTs to take data from various operational systems and create a unified/enterprise data model for analytics and reporting.

  • Gather business and functional requirements and translate these requirements into robust, scalable, operable solutions that work well within the overall data architecture.

Basic Qualifications :

  • 4+ years of experience in designing and operating very large Data platforms

  • Strong Data Warehousing skills, including: Data cleanup, ETL, ELT and handling scalability issues for enterprise level data warehouse

  • Strong data modelling/design experience

  • Capable of investigating, familiarizing and mastering new data sets quickly

  • Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills in large data environment

  • Experience with building data platform on cloud (AWS or Azure)

  • Work smarter, not harder – Proponent of not re-inventing the wheel; generally prefer wielding the power of open source and community-driven software to solve hard problems, quickly

  • Experience in data modeling and transformation of large scale data sources using SQL, Redshift, Hadoop, Spark, Hive, EMR, or other Big Data technologies

  • Experience in using Python, Java or any other language to solving data problems

  • Experience in implementing SDLC best practices and Agile methods

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience in evaluating various technological solutions to solve business requirements.

  • Experience with data mining and advance analytics.

  • Familiarity with media industry.

Required Education :

BS or MS in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience

Company Overview :

Are you interested in changing the future of television? The media industry is undergoing rapid change, and Disney-ABC Television is building new data & analytics capabilities that will enable us to complete in this dynamic new marketplace. A new startup group has launched within Disney-ABC Television with the skills and passion to prepare the way for that future and lead a data revolution. The Consumer Data & Analytics team is responsible for innovating, developing, and evangelizing cutting-edge data products and solutions

Job ID: 453613BR

Location: Seattle,Washington

Job Posting Company: Media Networks