Data Engineer 2

KAGR - FOXBOROUGH, MA
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Engineer 2

Data Engineer 2 – KAGR

Full-time Position – Foxborough, MA

The Data Engineer 2 position will be part of a fun, dynamic team that helps solve integration and data problems relating to the business of sports and entertainment.  You will be a good fit for this role if you have a strong experience in data engineering practices like ETL/ELT and are interested in learning about how data plays a pivotal role in the future growth of the sports and entertainment industry. #fortheloveofsports

The Company

Kraft Analytics Group (KAGR) is a technology and services company comprised of a brilliant group of data science and data analytics professionals who are at the top of their game in the sports and entertainment industry.  This company is all about data-driven decision making  that focuses on froing the bottom line.  They leverage their proprietary technology platform to power clients across the major U.S. sports leagues, college atheletics.

 

This environment is innovative, technically stimulating, fast-paced and exciting.  From the inspirational leadership of CEO Jessica Gelman, the basketball court conference room to the office view that overlooks Gillette Stadium, everything about this culture is high-energy.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Data Integration
    • Integrate data from various sources using a modern data stack
    • Perform data cleansing and stadardization
    • Collaborate with client management to design new data integration pipelines
    • Author and improve data integration pipelines using an enterprise ETL tool
    • Load data into a cloud data warehouse by running and maintaining data integration pipelines
  • Business Intelligence & Data Analysis
    • Assist with preparing and loading data for analysis, BI reports and dashboards
    • Identify opportunities and new data sources
    • Identify opportunities for data process improvements
    • Collaborate with analysts to design creative solutions to data challenges
  • Ongoing Responsibilities
    • Import and integrate new data sources based on business need
    • Troubleshoot and resolve data integration issues
    • Proactively identify potential data problems
    • Identify improvements to existing processes to streamline efforts
    • Handle multiple projects and meet deadlines
    • Monitor, schedule and maintain existing integrations
    • Mentor junior data engineers as needed
  • Special projects and assignments as business dictates
  • Responsible for the maintenance, creation and control of all personally identifiable information or any other information protected by any Confidentiality or Privacy Standards or Company policies that you have access or knowledge of, including but not limited to any state or federal regulations including HIPAA

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • This position has no supervisory responsibilities

Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field
  • 2-3 years of experience in using SQL for data queries and manipulation
  • 2-3 years of experience building and maintaining ETL/ELT data pipelines
  • 2-3 years  of experience working with an Agile methodology
  • Very high attention to detail
  • Comfortable working on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable working in a team environment
  • Strong communication skills to all levels of technical expertise
  • Experience with a data integration platform a plus, such as Snaplogic, Airflow, SSIS, Informatica, etc.
  • Experience with cloud technologies a plus, such as AWS, Azure, Snowflake, etc.
  • Experience with hBI Visualization tools a plus, such as Tableau, PowerBI, QlikView, etc.

    Work Environment

    • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
    • Fast and dynamic work culture
    • Ability to work nights and weekends as business dictates

    Physical Demands

    • Sitting for extended periods of time
    • Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard, mouse, and other computing equipment
    • The employee frequently is required to talk or hear
    • The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms
    • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus
    • Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

    • None required

    Other Duties

    Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. This company is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

    Perks of the Job

    Health Benefits

    Medical, Dental, Vision, Telehealth services, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Wellness Program, Health Club Reimbursement

    Financial Benefits

    Generous 401K with match, Employee Assistance Program, Life Insurance and Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)

    Employee Discounts

    Verizon Wireless, Bank of America programs, Southern New Hampshire University Tuition, YMCA membership  discounts

    Paid Leave

    Generous Paid Time Off (PTO), Paid Holidays, Bereavement Leave and Sick Leave

    Fan Discounts

    New England Revolution tickets, Gillette Stadium event tickets, Patriots ProShop and Place disc.

    Exceptional Others

    Basketball hoop and former Harvard Basketball Legend in office, ping pong, social events, philanthropic Opp.

    Perks

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