Our business built over 150 years touches nearly every major sector of the economy. We generate a significant quantum of data and we intend to use it to build the future of our businesses. Our Digital andAnalytics insights canpositively disrupt life for all Sri Lankans and our commitment to passion and excellence will help to deliver superior value to customers, our people and the community.
Octave will be the cornerstone of our data driven strategic and operational decisions!
Team Octave will solve JKH’s most intractable problems across industry verticals by building pipelines using Python and Azure data factory to work on one of the country’s richest data lakes, building and implementing complex machine learning algorithms which will impact millions of Sri Lankans.
We are looking for driven and enthusiastic analytics practitioners for our Data and Advanced Analytics Centre of Excellence- Octave.
The Big Data Engineers will help in developing high performance & high scalability enterprise applications using one or more leading cloud platforms across SaaS and PaaS. They will be working closely with the data architects to jointly develop the data architecture and ensure security and maintenance. Their role also involves diagnosis of existing architecture and data maturity and help the organization in identifying gaps and possible solutions. They will also work with data scientists and business leadership to develop data pipelines for model development and productionalization. Their work will involve high level of interface with business heads and corporate leadership.
Gather requirements, assess gaps and build roadmaps and architectures
Lead teams of 2-3 associate data engineers in the project building and delivery process
Explore suitable options, design, and create data pipelines (data lake / data warehouses) for specific analytical solutions
Define ETL / ELT based on jointly defined requirements
Identify gaps and implement solutions for data security, quality and automation of processes
Support maintenance, bug fixing and performance analysis along data pipeline
Build and manage cloud data services
Desired Skills / Competencies
Education + Technical skills / experience
Bachelor's degreein Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Statistics.Master's degree preferred
Experience in using SQL, PL/SQL or T-SQL with RDBMSs like Teradata, MS SQL Server, or Oracle in production environments.
Experience with Python
Limited Experience in using Microsoft Azure or other leading cloud platforms
Experience in maintaining and configuring data engineering and ETL tools
Experience with data tools such as Hive, Spark, Hadoop, or Presto
3+ years working in the data engineering field
Ability to work well in agile environments in diverse teams with multiple stakeholders
Strong project management and organizational skills
Ability to effectively communicate complex analytical and technical content
Mindset & Behavior
High energy and passionate individual who inspires teammates to reach their
Excited about trying new solutions outside standard approved
Willing to adopt an iterative approach; experimental mindset to drive innovation