Data Engineer

Location NC, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
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The Data & Analytics Office (DAO) is responsible for enterprise-wide governance and utilization of information as an asset, via data acquisition, data processing, analysis, data mining, and other means to create value for the organization.  The DAO oversees data collection, use and strategy throughout AXA.   This data includes large structured and unstructured data sets (e.g., speech analytics, social media listening, digital footprints, customer behavior, financial information, proprietary market research, and secondary sources) with the goal of discovering meaningful implications for business decisions.  

The Data Engineer is responsible for the design, creation, and use of data in support of the analytics and business/operational needs of a large financial services organization. The Data Engineer will be expected to consume data generated by dozens of disparate systems to produce new data sources that are elegantly abstracted, accurate, and reusable.  The Data Engineer is expected to have expert level mastery of Hadoop (CDH), Spark, and relational databases.  The Data Engineer must have excellent communication skills and independently collaborate with actuarial and business experts.


Required Skills:

Bachelor's Degree and 4 years of relevant work experience

Proficiency with the following: JAVA, Hadoop (CDH), relational databases and SQL, ETL development, python/scala, spark, data validation and testing

Experience with collaborative development workflows (e.g., GitHub)

Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills, a must as there will be significant collaboration with the business and IT

Preferred Skills:

Experience with legacy systems (i.e., mainframes), additional software development experience, project management experience and production deployment experience

Expertise in machine learning or statistics


Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.

We have been providing stability and reliability to our clients since 1859 to help them live their lives with confidence, to give them peace of mind, and enable them to realize their dreams for their loved ones and their legacy.
As an employer AXA is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels completely comfortable bringing their true selves to work every day. AXA US has been recognized and certified as a great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute.
We provide our employees opportunities to move within our organization so they can grow their career and skills without ever having to leave AXA.  Almost 40% of our open jobs are filled with current employees.


NOTE: AXA participates in the E-Verify program.

In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.

AXA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.