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Principal Cloud Data Engineer - P120419_S2

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Discover Financial Services is seeking a Principal Cloud Data engineer to join our MAPS Program team as we migrate our General Ledger functionality to the Cloud. Successful candidates will partner with our business partners to understand their data needs, and build data pipelines in the AWS Cloud. Additionally you will provide engineering leadership to create and enhance data solutions enabling seamless integration and flow of data across our data ecosystem. Working alongside our Data Ops organization, you also will provide lead level technical consulting to peer data engineers during design and development for highly complex and critical data projects.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EResponsible for using knowledge to apply a hands-on approach with next generation technologies to contribute to the team that delivers the latest data-driven platforms \u0026 next generation analytic technologies. This role is for a data ETL lead on a large-scale (100\u002B files / 50\u002B applications), multi-year application migration platform for Finance. 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Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



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Posted: 2019-11-08 Expires: 2019-12-12

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