Data Engineer - Entry Level
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Purpose of JobWe are seeking a talented Data Engineer - Entry
Level for our San Antonio, TX or Plano, TX facility. This person
may also work remotely in a 100% remote work environment.
USAA values a culture that is highly collaborative, and we have
found that a hybrid work type helps employees gain the best of both
worlds - collaborating in-person in the office and working from
home when needed to achieve focused results. The actual days'
onsite are resolved between each employee and the employee's
manager. This position may also be in a 100% remote work
This is for a role in our Bank IT Data Analytics Department,
working on one of our Agile Teams.
Engineering Professions Jobs that are part of a community have
unique requirements established to maintain consistent application,
usage and reporting structure. Please reach out to your HR Business
Partner for additional information on specific requirements prior
to posting and/or employee placement into this job.
Within defined guidelines and framework, Data Engineers (DEs) are
engaged in all phases of the data management lifecycle. This
includes gathering and analyzing requirements, collecting,
processing, storing, securing, and archiving data. Develop and
maintain technical systems for data reporting and technical
solutions utilizing emerging technologies. Partner with the
business to ensure data management solutions aligned to business
objectives.Job RequirementsAbout USAAUSAA knows what it means to
serve. We facilitate the financial security of millions of U.S.
military members and their families. This singular mission requires
a dedication to innovative thinking at every level.About USAA ITOur
most meaningful qualification isn't technical, it's human. Here, we
don't just sit in front of a screen. We stand behind our 13 million
members who rely on us every day.We're proud of USAA's strong
history -- and we're even more passionate about our future. That's
why we have a team of supportive and collaborative hardworking
technology professionals focused on doing more for our members. And
why we're continuing to add innovative problem solvers to our team.
With us, you'll find exciting challenges that inspire you to
continue learning and growing.Tasks:
- Identifies and manages existing and emerging risks that stem
from business activities and the job role.
- Ensures risks associated with business activities are
effectively identified, measured, monitored, and controlled.
- Follows written risk and compliance policies, standards, and
procedures for business activities.
- Assists in the full life cycle of data engineering to include
analysis, solution design, data pipeline engineering, testing,
deployment, scheduling, and production support. - -
- May assist in the implementation of technical solutions for
data engineering and analytic systems.
- Executes tests scripts and may begin to deploy data pipeline
code with assistance from senior team members.
- Monitors the execution of data pipelines in the production
environment. May begin to troubleshoot and return failures to
service. Escalates failures through proper channels to ensure
- Participates in design and code review sessions.
- Actively participates in Agile ceremonies such as daily
standup, iteration planning, backlog grooming, and retrospective
- Develops basic familiarity of data management best practices by
participating in trainings, reviewing documentation, and reading
code from existing solutions.
- Develops knowledge and understanding of business products and
- Builds on data management principles and methodologies to
include new and emerging related technologies.Minimum requirements:
- Bachelor's degree OR 4 years of related experience (in addition
to the minimum years of experience required) may be substituted in
lieu of degree; OR Approved certification from CodeUp, Galvenize,
VetFIT (Veterans for IT) or eFIT (Employees for IT)
- Up to 2 years of data engineering, data analysis or software
development experience implementing data solutions.
- Basic Understanding of one or more of the following: SQL,
Relational Databases, Python, UNIX, UNIX Shell Scripting (Bash),
Cloud Data Engineering (AWS/GCP), Cloud Data Warehousing
(Snowflake, Redshift), Control-M, ETL Tools (DataStage,
Informatica, DBT), Big Data Technologies (Hadoop Stack).
- Analytical and problem-solving skillsWhen you apply for this
position, you will be required to answer some initial questions.
This will take approximately 5 minutes. Once you begin the
questions you will not be able to finish them at a later time and
you will not be able to change your responses.Preferred experience:
- Data Engineering focus with some exposure to Snowflake Cloud
technologies.The above description reflects the details considered
necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should
not be construed as a detailed description of all the work
requirements that may be performed in the job.Compensation:USAA has
an effective method for assessing market data and establishing
ranges to ensure we remain competitive. You are paid within the
salary range based on your experience and market position. The
salary range for this skill is: $60,300 - $108,600* Employees may
be eligible for pay incentives based on overall corporate and
individual performance or at the discretion of the USAA Board of
Directors. Geographical Differential:Geographic pay differential is
additional pay provided to eligible employees working in locations
where market pay levels are above the national average.Shift
premium:Will be addressed on an individual-basis for applicable
roles that are consistently scheduled for non-core hours.
Benefits:At USAA our employees enjoy best-in-class benefits to
support their physical, financial, and emotional wellness. These
benefits include comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans,
401(k), pension, life insurance, parental benefits, adoption
assistance, paid time off program with paid holidays plus 16 paid
volunteer hours, and various wellness programs. Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education assists employees
with their professional goals. Please click on the link below for
more details.Relocation assistance is Not Available for this
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