Data Engineer, Business Analytics

Location
Orlando, Florida
Salary
Open
Posted
May 24, 2022
Closes
Jul 23, 2022
Ref
301966#XOJ-Universal.2
Category
Finance, IT, Theme Park

JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for building automated data processes for combining internal and external data sources and prepping data for use in Revenue Management modeling as well as key performance indicator (KPI) forecasting initiatives. The data engineer will develop code, prep data (structured and unstructured) and setup business rules for analysis and modeling that meets standardization requirements and focuses on efficiency, scalability and reproducibility. The data engineer will also be responsible to collaborate with vendors, IT and data tools for data ingestion, processing and taxonomy standardization.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Build ETLs, data pipelines, API's and automate data preparation jobs for analysis and modeling projects
  • Develop and Improve System and Module Script Efficiency and Functionality while partnering with internal and external partners for requirements and ideation
  • Develop data prep guidelines and standards and serve as a subject matter expert in data engineering
  • Define and produce deliverables that identify opportunities to shape robust data processes and analytical measurement capabilities that inform and inspire internal stakeholders and decision makers
  • Engage with internal partners to gather requirements and collaborate with technology engineers, architects and data scientists to design a robust analytical data solution
  • Understands and actively participates in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established UO policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

SCOPE: This role is responsible for the design, development and management of Data Engineering practices that incorporate transactional data, park operational variables, external factors, and forward looking indicators, supporting the RM Data, Model and UI layers of the system in partnership with internal and external stakeholders, to enhance and automate processes for Revenue Management and Forecasting initiatives.

EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering/Data Science (or in a quantitative discipline or related field) required. Master's degree in Computer Science/Engineering/Data Science (or in a quantitative discipline or related field) preferred.

EXPERIENCE:

  • 3+ years in Data Engineering or comparable role
  • Experience in PL/SQL, Database design and knowledge of Postgres extensions.
  • Strong experience in creating ETL tools, optimizing queries and advanced SQL scripting in Postgres and SQL Server.
  • Experience in automating jobs, ability to leverage command line utilities and able to build APIs on premise and cloud environments.
  • Working knowledge of Linux operating system and Docker (?)
  • Experience defining, documenting and developing best practices, processes and standards related to data engineering for advanced analytics purpose.
  • Preferred: Understanding of machine learning algorithms and ability to work with data scientists in deployment and maintenance of production level models.

Your talent, skills and experience will be rewarded with a competitive compensation package.

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