Datafin are currently seeking candidates for their open Data Engineer – Legacy Iii position in Stellenbosch, Western Cape through Go Job Search. Are you an experienced candidate looking to take up a Data Engineer – Legacy Iii role such as with an industry leading company like Datafin?
ENVIRONMENT: AN innovative Financial Services provider seeks a strong analytical & solutions-driven Data Engineer who will provide a key contribution to the design and development of new applications / systems to meet the business requirements. You will also be expected to analyse business or system requirements and data to enhance understanding of the D&A environment while participating in and providing input to the Architect during the compilation of solution design documentation for new and existing D&A products and systems. The ideal candidate will require at least 6 years’ proven experience within Management Information Systems / Systems Analysis together with a relevant 3-year tertiary qualification with detailed knowledge of IT Systems Development Processes (SDLC), Application Development, ETL Processes, Rational database system and cloud data warehousing, Dimensional Modelling with a solid understanding of Banking systems environment, Banking business model & best practices for Quality Assurance (QA). You must also have proficiency in SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS & SSAS.DUTIES: Contribute to the design and development of new applications / systems to meet the business requirements of the Data and Analytics (D&A) environment. Analyse business or system requirements and data to enhance understanding of the D&A environment.Participate in and provide input to the Architect during the compilation of solution design documentation for new and existing D&A products and systems.REQUIREMENTS: Qualifications –A relevant tertiary qualification in Information Technology, Computer Science or Data Analysis.Experience/Skills –At least 6 years’ proven experience within Management Information Systems / Systems Analysis together with a relevant 3-year tertiary qualification OR At least 6 – 8 years’ proven experience within Management Information Systems / System Analysis.SQL Server and / or Business Intelligence tools (SSIS, SSRS, SSAS).Data Warehousing.Data Management Lifecycle.Experience working in an AWS environment as well as with AWS technologies.Participation in PBT Graduate Programme / Training / Skills Development, PBT Academy, e.g., Data Engineering, BI Business Analysis, Data Modelling.Computer Literacy (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook).Must have detailed knowledge of:IT Systems Development processes (SDLC).Application Development.ETL processes.Rational database system and cloud data warehousing.Dimensional Modelling.Standards and governance.Agile development life cycle.Testing practices.Solid understanding of:Banking systems environment.Banking business model.Best practices for Quality Assurance (QA).Ideal to have –Data analysis and design.Data architecture (technical design and implementation processes).Python and/or Open-Source development tools.Visualisation technologies: MS Power BI, AWS QuickSight.Cloud environment.ATTRIBUTES:Analytical skills.Communications skills.Interpersonal & Relationship Management skills.Problem solving skills.
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