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Data Engineer

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Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds,  and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.


Equifax is a market leader in providing total information solutions to businesses and consumers. Our products and services help companies minimize their financial risk and maximize growth opportunities while enabling consumers to better protect and manage their financial health.


Equifax’s Data & Analytics team is seeking an experienced Data Engineer with extensive data background. Through our data analytics, customer insights, and proof of concept modeling, we demonstrate the analytics and insights finance institutes need to enhance their business. The team collaborates with the sales, analytical consultants, and senior management teams to clearly articulate the breadth and value Equifax solutions and capabilities.


This position will be based out of our Atlanta or Alpharetta, GA office location.


What you’ll do

  • Conduct data wrangling and data analyses in a big data environment; Create business insights and KPI reporting using Equifax’s credit data and alternative data assets.

  • Working with D&A, IT and Google Cloud Migration team, automate data reporting and scoring processes on Google cloud

  • Collaborate with D&A Data Scientist and analytical consultants executing on compelling analytical projects that demonstrate the value of Equifax data assets and products.

  • Articulate and educate various internal stakeholders on Equifax data and analytical solutions.

  • Use Airflow to perform a variety of data aggregation, data quality and integrity checks.

  • Use Airflow for automating multiple jobs with dependencies, parallelizing jobs, monitoring run status, failures and troubleshooting, and more.

What experience you need 

  • Masters or higher degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Data Science, MIS, or other quantitative disciplines

  • 4+ years’ experience with data engineering in Financial Services or credit reporting companies

  • 2 years experience with structured and unstructured data and accessing data using languages such as SQL

  • 2 years of GCP and Python scripting experience

  • Expert knowledge of SQL and Python, or equivalent data analytics tools used for large-scale data analysis and modeling

  • Hands on experience in data wrangling, data cleaning, data automation and subsequent data monitoring and analysis 

  • Hands on experience in using Apache Airflow and Dataproc to to programmatically author, schedule, and monitor workflows


What could set you apart

  • Knowledge of various sources of data such as credit bureau, consumer credit,  demographics, and income data is preferred


We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

Are you ready to power your possible?  Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.



Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

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