Charles Schwab Corporation

  • Sr Data Platforms Systems Engineer

    Job Locations US-TX-Westlake
    Requisition ID
    Posted Date
    1 month ago(10/31/2019 1:24 PM)
    Position Type
    Full time
  • Your Opportunity

    The Global Data Technology organization is responsible for leading new enterprise data offerings to increase the competitive advantage of the company through improved data management. Key objectives here include improving data access and availability, enabling speed to insight, and ensuring robust data and tenant governance.

    We are looking for a Technology Leader who has a passion for data and the new technology paradigms that enable the next generation analytic and operating capabilities driven by data.

    What you’re good at

    This individual will help implement Tenant Governance (Fit for use, Capacity, Workload, Security, etc..) for all the data platforms including Big Data.

    This role with collaborate with Schwab’s Enterprise Architecture, Infrastructure Services and Application Development teams within overall IT ecosystem role for modern and automated IT operational processes.

    What you have

    • You are a self-starter; who is motivated to make life a little easier for the people you work with.
    • You can build partnerships with solution delivery, infrastructure, and architecture teams to create an effective governance framework.
    • You are experienced developing scripts, monitoring and alerting using tools like shell scripting and Python.
    • You have strong project management and organization skills.
    • You have 7+ years of hands on experience in a Big Data environment (MapR, Hadoop, Teradata, SPARK, etc.)
    • You have 4+ years of hands on experience as a Big Data admin working with Big Data components like HDFS, HIVE, PIG, Oozie, Sqoop, Map Reduce.
    • You have experience deploying and maintaining a Hadoop cluster.
    • You have hands on experience with database design and development (DDL, DML, SQL)
    • You have a Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related discipline. 
    • Experience with PCF, GCP, AWS or Azure is a plus
    • Knowledge of the Atlassian tools set or a similar product is a plus
    • Experience with Hadoop Data Governance (classification, lineage, security, life cycle) is a plus
    • DevOps and CI/CD is a plus 
    • Experience with Splunk, ELK, Tableau or AppDynamics is a plus


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