Job Description :
Location – New Orleans, LA
Position title: Data Engineer

Essential functions:
Architect, Design and develop new systems and tools to enable users to consume and understand data faster
Work across multiple cross-functional teams in high visibility roles and own the data solution end-to-end
Adopt a FastWorks mindset to support Business data and analytics projects
Help drive a best-in-class data engineering practice that will be leveraged across GE
Participates in setting strategy and standards through data architecture and implementation
Engineers structured and unstructured data from source systems to fit business needs
Establish and maintain policies, procedures and standards for data management and processing.
Leads analysis, model and design the application data structure, storage, integration, deployment and support.
Fluent in both normalized and dimensional model disciplines and techniques and in creating data logical and physical data models.
Designs and documents conceptual/logical models and implementing physical models
Provides technology guidance, evaluate tools, perform POC’s, design solutions & documentation.
Proficient in using data modeling tools, such as Power Designer or Erwin."
Basic qualifications:
Bachelor''s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent (STEM) with minimum 5 years of experience as data engineer.
A minimum of 2 years of experience using Scripting (Python, Perl, Shell, etc) is required
A minimum of 5 years of experience working on Database(s) like PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQL Server. SQL is required
A Minimum of 5 years of experience designing data model solutions for various OLTP and OLAP databases.
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States full-time
Must be willing to work in our XXXXX facility full-time
Must submit application for employment through (or COS if internal) to be considered
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including for example, verification of your past employment, criminal history, and educational background"
Desired qualifications:
Experience with the GE Software Center of Excellence Predix platform.
Lean/Six Sigma Certification.
Experience working in an Agile software development environment
Demonstrated ability to work effectively across functions in a matrix environment.
Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to diplomatically advocate for the appropriate support staffing levels.
Ideal candidate will also have experience presenting effectively to non-technical and executive audiences.
Strong analytical skills – strong problem solving skills, communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve.
Resourceful and quick learner; able to efficiently seek out, learn, & apply new areas of expertise as needed.
Highly self-motivated, able to work independently