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Data Observability Platform - Engineering Manager


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.

The Data Observability Platform - Engineering Manager is a role that works in close proximity with other internal data platforms and data engineering team members. A good match would be someone who has strong experience in creating and/or developing data monitoring frameworks focused on Data Quality, Data Lineage, Data freshness and/or policies in Catalog. Better quality data means better decision making, standing up a capability center and ensuring best practices and resolution/remediation plans bringing specific data quality / data observability utilization experience is key. Your work will establish this next generation platform for data observability across the entire value chain of Equifax. 

What you’ll do

  • Manage internal data sources: identify and prioritize data & sources based on unique business needs across the organization; develop and maintain catalog of all existing data sources across the enterprise.

  • Develop and manage business relationships with leaders across the organization, utilizing excellent verbal and written communication. 

  • Determine project requirements and develop work schedules for internal teams.

  • Liaise with team members, management, and clients to ensure projects are completed to standard.

  • Identify risks and form contingency plans as soon as possible.

  • Keeping up-to-date with industry trends and developments.

  • Motivate engineers and create a space where they can ask questions and voice their concerns.

  • Be transparent with the team about challenges, failures, and successes.

  • Understand the Business ask and have the ability to design and build software components.

  • Understand the Operations feasibility of the solution and enable optimal instrumentation for solutions that are built.

  • Document and demonstrate solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code.

  • Accomplishes engineering and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

What experience you need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a similar field.

  • 7+ years of professional software development experience in Java or Python or Golang.

  • 3+ years of experience serving as technical lead throughout the full software development lifecycle, from conception, architecture definition, detailed design, scoping, planning, implementation, testing to documentation, delivery and maintenance.

  • 5+ years of experience in development of distributed/scalable systems and high-volume transaction applications.

  • 5+ years of system design and application architecture.

  • Knowledge of professional software engineering and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations.

  • Excellent technical, diagnostic, and troubleshooting skills coupled with strong leadership and organizational abilities.

What could set you apart

  • Experience working with the Google Cloud Platform and/or GCP certifications. 

  • 3+ years of experience in building Data Quality and/or Data Monitoring Platforms using open sources such as Great Expectations, Soda Core or Open Telemetry.

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. 

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.

Working at Equifax

We believe in a growth mindset. At Equifax, this includes providing our employees opportunities to perform at their best and learn new skills along the way to inspire and build fulfilling careers. Watch our video to learn more about how you can power your possible! 

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