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Irving TX Full Time Posted: Tuesday, 3 December 2019
 
 
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Req ID: 76481

At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company's growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.

NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Data Engineer- SAS to join our team in Irving, Texas (US-TX), United States (US) .

NTT Data Services currently seeks a Data Engineer to join our team in Irving, TX

Role Responsibilities:

- Maintaining, improving, and executing existing scripts written in SAS, SQL, and Python. Most of the codebase is currently in SAS but the future will contain more Java, Python, and possibly R.
- Designing new scripts using the above tools to ingest, cleanse, consolidate, analyze, and summarize the incoming data. You will also be implementing and tuning algorithms and business rules, quality-checking the data results, and working iteratively with evolving requirements.
- Meeting delivery deadlines for new products, features, and enhancements.
- Implementing and delivering large historical data solutions to new and existing customers. Coding new applications for ad hoc reporting and for data research inquiries.
- Investigating issues with data quality and responding to stakeholders' technical questions.
- Identifying opportunities to complement, enhance and/or optimize our data processing environment with new tools and techniques.
- Provide on-call support on rotation basis, occasionally during afterhours and weekends.
- Experience with Spark, Hive and Kafka
- Strong programming skills using advanced tools like Python, SAS, PySpark, H2O, Hive, Scala or SQL with ability to write efficient code to manipulate data for analytical purposes, conduct statistical analysis, and develop predictive models. Ability to learn new technologies quickly.

Basic Qualifications:

- 3 plus years of experience with SAS programming in a business environment, particularly with data modelling, or in a big data context.
- 3 plus years of experience with SQL and Python.

Preferences:

- Knowledge of advanced SAS programming techniques and efficiencies.
- Familiar with Linux command line and Shell Scripting.
- Knowledge of GIT source control, particularly from the Linux command line.
- Knowledge of R and/or Python for data processing and machine learning.
- Solid experience with SAS data processing, macro programming and running SQL queries within SAS (PROC SQL and SQL pass-through to Vertica.) Familiarity with Linux, GIT
- Able to implement complex algorithms which transform, cleanse, impute, and mash up data.
- Passion for data processing, data modelling, data mining and tackling complex operations.
- Professional experience working in an Agile environment.
- Professional experience working with a source code version control system.

Education:

- BS or MS in any quantitative field (computer science, systems engineering, mathematics, economics, statistics, etc.) or equivalent work experience.

This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries. Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.

About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.

NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA, Inc. (the Company ) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.


Irving TX, United States of America
IT
NTT DATA, Inc.
NTT DATA, Inc.
JS76481-EN_US
12/3/2019 6:22:11 PM


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