(1350839)Data Engineering Technical Lead/Senior Data Engineer

  • Location:
    RTP, North Carolina, US
  • Alternate Location
  • Area of Interest
    Information Technology
  • Job Type
  • Technology Interest
    Cloud and Data Center
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Data & Analytics (D&A) office is looking for multifaceted Senior Data Engineer/Technical Lead to help Cisco to unleash the power of data.

We have a huge amount of information from Cisco's Enterprise datasets, and you'll help provide data engineering and analytics solutions which will enable Cisco to be more data-driven to optimize its day to day operations and strategy.

You will help make the Data models, Data threading, Data Cleansing, and traditional & predictive analytics available and consumable in inventive new ways, and help build a community of "Data Engineering & Analytics advocates” across the company to ensure adoption.


What you will do 

Work with multiple sophisticated data sets to accelerate operational and strategic data oriented decision-making. Understand the opportunities and business drivers building insight and solutions for those through data.

Build and Own Data Product(s)/Service(s), responsible for it's Data architecture, Lead a development team including hands on coding, and responsible for the quality of its overall data pipeline

Come up with different data threading/engineering methods to simplify and reduce the overall time to market in building the data products for D&A and it’s internal customers.

Identify and prioritize business and technical requirements using agile methodologies.

Come up new insights to drive data engineering projects to build various data sets for business analytical use cases.

Work with a variety of product owners, Engineering BUs, Scrum masters and development teams across different time zones.

Learn and apply data engineering tools and techniques including python, machine learning and data visualization.

Continuous personal development in a dynamic, multidisciplinary environment.


Who You’ll Work With

In this role you will be collaborating closely with Engineering, CX, Finance, Sales and IT groups.


Who You Are

You've got experience with identifying a business problem and solving it through data driven insights.

Experience in building requirements to improve data gathering for analytic purposes.

Got experience to Perform, Support and Lead all aspects of Data Engineering strategy, Data Warehousing, Data Integration and Report, ETL/ELT builds, and the Data Visualization.

Highly motivated, a self-starter and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

You are a creative problem solver and highly collaborative teammate who is comfortable working as a SME and key contributor on a matrixed team and able to navigate many cross-flow dependencies and diverse partner groups


Minimum Qualifications

BS/MS or equivalent (Sophisticated degree preferred)


16-18+ years of full-time Data Engineering/Data Analytics/Data Architecture experience.

Should have a very good hands on experience in working with ETL/ELT technologies, Cloud DB platforms (Snowflake, AWS, Google)/Teradata, AWS Technology Stacks, Informatica/DBT/Fivetran, SQL for Data Engineering and Data Science, and Python.

Proven experience in Enterprise Data engineering/data threading/Data Modeling and building Data Architecture

Able to take a concept or an idea and work through the different stages all the way to the execution and outcome.

Outstanding analytical thinking and aptitude.

Hands on experience in evaluating Data Engineering/Analytics products, proof of concepts.

Experience in leading Data Engineering/Data Migration projects.

Hands on experience in crafting and owning the Enterprise Data Architecture Products/services applications/platforms.

Customer Success, Customer Experience, Product Telemetry, Product Engineering, Finance, Install Base, Acquisition domain knowledge preferred.

Familiarity with advance analytics and machine learning topics.

Solid understanding in Tableau or similar data analytics and presentation tools.

Should have experience in storytelling with data in form of visuals.

Certification in Data Engineering/Cloud DB platforms/ASW Stack is a plus.

Good written and verbal communication skills, and comfortable presenting findings to executive level audience and translating data into understandable documents.


Why you'll love Cisco


We change the World, you will become passionate about your employer and the brand you represent. Everything is converging on the Internet, making networked connections more meaningful than ever before in our lives. Our employees' groundbreaking ideas impact everything. Here, that means we take creative ideas from the drawing board to dynamic solutions that have real world impact. You'll collaborate with Cisco leaders, partner with mentors, and develop incredible relationships with colleagues who share your interest in connecting the unconnected. You'll be part a team that cares about its customers, enjoys having fun, and you'll take part in changing the lives of those in our local communities. Come prepared to be encouraged and inspired.


Why Cisco


At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.


We connect everything – people, process, data and things – and we use those connections to change our world for the better.

We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more – from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.

We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.


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