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Big Data Engineer


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 seeking creative, high-energy and driven software engineers with hands-on development skills to work on a variety of meaningful projects. Our software engineering positions provide you the opportunity to join a team of talented engineers working with leading-edge technology. You are ideal for this position if you are a forward-thinking, committed, and enthusiastic software engineer who is passionate about technology.

What you’ll do

  • Extract, Transform and Load data from multiple sources and multiple formats using Big Data Technologies.

  • Work across teams to integrate data from multiple Business Areas in a Centralized Data Repository.

  • Integrate our systems with existing internal systems, Data Fabric, Corporate Services.

  • Perform general application development activities, including unit testing, code deployment to development environment and technical documentation.

  • Develop, and operate high scale applications from the backend to Frontend layer, focusing on operational excellence, security and scalability.

  • Apply modern software development practices (serverless computing, microservices architecture, CI/CD, infrastructure-as-code, etc.)

  • Participate in a tight-knit engineering team employing agile software development practices.

  • Triage product or system issues and debug/track/resolve by analyzing the sources of issues and the impact on network, or service operations and quality.

  • Lead effort for Sprint deliverables, and solve problems with medium complexity

What experience you need  

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering or equivalent experience.

  • 2+ years experience working in Data Engineering using programming languages such as Scala, Java, Python, SQL.

  • 2+ years of experience working with ETL (Extract, Transform, and Load) procedures

  • 2+ years of experience working with Big Data Technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Airflow.

  • 1+ years experience with software build management tools like Maven or Gradle.

  • 1+ year of experience with Cloud technology: GCP, AWS, or Azure.

What could set you apart

  • Data Engineering using GCP Technologies (BigQuery, DataProc, Dataflow, Composer)

  • Self-starter that identifies/responds to priority shifts with minimal supervision

  • Source code control management systems (e.g. SVN/Git, Github) and build tools like Maven & Gradle.

  • Agile environments (e.g. Scrum, XP)

  • Relational databases (e.g. SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL)

  • Atlassian tooling (e.g. JIRA, Confluence, and Github)

We offer a hybrid work setting, comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, attractive 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!

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.

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