Allstate

Data Engineer

Posted on Oct 30 15 views Chandler, AZ


The world isn’t standing still, and neither is Allstate. We’re moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers’ evolving needs. That’s why now is an exciting time to join our team. As a leader in a corporation with 83,000 employees and agency force members, you’ll have a hand in transforming not only Allstate but a dynamic industry. You’ll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.

You’ll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards – a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.

Everything we do at Allstate is driven by a shared purpose: to protect people from life’s uncertainties so they can realize their hopes and dreams. For 89 years we’ve thrived by staying a step ahead of whatever’s coming next – to give customers peace of mind no matter what changes they face. We acted with conviction to advocate for seat belts, air bags and graduated driving laws. We help give survivors of domestic violence a voice through financial empowerment. We’ve been an industry leader in pricing sophistication, telematics, digital photo claims and, more recently, device and identity protection. We are the Good Hands. We don’t follow the trends. We set them.

Job Description

 

Job Summary:

This role is responsible for the use and development of data infrastructure projects & proof of concept business solutions for users in analytics and Data Science. This person works directly with data scientists and analytic engineers on needs and tactical solutions. This role will execute new data engineering work tracks for Data Science and analytics from inception and prototyping to fully developed solutions.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with Data Scientists and business partners on cross functional teams; developing subject matter expertise in the business as well as advanced analytics. 
  • Provide support on requirement development for analytic data sources, breaking down business problems into solvable components and assist with documenting requirements with minimal supervision.
  • Execute rapid development of new data and analytic work tracks with fast iteration over quick sprints 
  • Help develop and deliver the data infrastructure required to support needs of predictive modeling and analytics with minimal supervision. 
  • Builds test scripts, executes testing, works with data scientists and business to ensure end user acceptance
  • Leverage “agile” data analysis with technology fluency in parallel processing/programming, software/programming languages and technologies (i.e. Oracle, MongoDB, SQL, Python, Spark, Kafka, Scala and Hadoop), paired with a high degree of analytic agility to be able to meet fluid and dynamic business needs in this space.  
  • Participate in the development of enterprise data assets, information platforms or data spaces designed for exploring and understanding the data. 
  • Participate in the development of new concepts, proof of concept designs, and prototypes for business or research data solutions so that business users or predictive modelers may visually understand and explore a new feature or functionality before implementation to expose design assumptions and drive ideation.
  • Mentor other team members in a business technical environment and promote an environment that supports innovation and process improvement. 

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job does not have supervisory responsibilities.

 

Job Qualifications

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Education and Experience 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 2 or more years of related experience

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

  • None

Functional Skills

  • Database development knowledge and experience (i.e. SQL)
  • Programming skills (i.e. Python, R, Java)
  • Computer Proficiency in Oracle, UNIX/Linux
  • Intermediate Analytic, Data Sourcing, and Data Management skills  
  • Ability to extract data from various data sources. 
  • Solid experience in time and task management 
  • Ability to learn new technologies  
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Intermediate written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to effectively collaborate with multi-disciplinary groups and all organizational levels 
     

 

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

 

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.

 

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

 

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