Principal ETL Developer

Location: NYC or Washington, DC       
Pay Rate: DOE       
Job Length: 4 months       

 Start Date: ASAP

Interview Process: Skype Permitted for initial conversation with HM, In-person interview, 2 -3 written evaluation
Job Description:
The Principal Developer, ETL will be responsible for supporting and providing quality of delivery for Client’s data extraction, transformation and load needs through the development of new or enhancement of existing routines, or the management of contractor-sourced resources. He will implement quality control and audit practices to ensure continuous improvement of Client’s assets. 
- Developing and maintaining thorough business knowledge of source data in Enterprise Data Warehouse supporting Client’s Enterprise Marketing Management (EMM) solution
- Performing source target mapping in support of report and warehouse technical designs
- Implementing business-driven requirements using Informatica
- Working closely with cross-functional business and business intelligence teams to document ETL requirements and turn them into ETL jobs
- Conducting ETL performance tuning, troubleshooting, support and capacity estimation
- Developing, adhering to, and being a proponent for Data Warehouse development standards, including ETL standards and best practices
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- Working with business intelligence analyst and project teams to understand analysis and reporting requirements; ensuring work product meets users’ needs
- Creating and maintaining logical data maps identifying information linkages between critical operational systems and Enterprise Data Warehouse
- Maintaining thorough understanding of business processes and ETL processes, and identifying efficiencies and needed controls to fine-tune ETL operation
- Supporting validation and testing of developed workflows and business intelligence system integration testing
- Providing documentation for all developed ETL processes, including process flow and data mapping
- Developing audit reporting and quality improvement processes to ensure accurate and consistent delivery of data
- Providing schedule and status reporting
- Acting as liaison between various business units and technology
- Work with BI Architecture and Innovations group to craft solution for data integration and business layer
- Establish and maintain self-service business layers to support campaign activities, business intelligence  and analytics on the customer/household data
- Integrate new data sources for Client’s EMM solution – structured/semi-structured and unstructured data from various sources in support of the  electronic marketing management tools and other related systems
- Work with Business Intelligence Operations team to ensure control objectives are implemented for all data movement processes, implement change control for production data ,establish and follow proper incident management procedures
- Manage the development of data controls to ensure the integrity of the marketing database. • Work with BI Operations – Tier I and Tier II teams to rollout data controls and define incident management process for data issues.
- Ensure compliance with all applicable data privacy regulations and policies as they relate to both firm and client/contact data
- At least 7 years of experience in database development, data warehouse experience and at least 4 years’ experience with Informatica ETL development required
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems or related course of study required 
- Experience in writing complex SQL to implement business rules, extract and analyze data  • Excellent Analysis skills
- Ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously and follow up on unfinished business
- Excellent data analysis skills
- Experience deploying self-service capabilities in campaign management and Reporting/BI
- Experience integrating  marketing technologies with both internal and external data sources
- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects with competing deadlines and priorities
- Leadership and project management experience
- Goal oriented and creative personality with good interpersonal skills
- Experience working with  outsourced vendors
- Ability to work independently and in a team environment
- Ability to pay attention to details and be organized
- Commitment to “internal client” and customer service principles
- Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
- Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects
- Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast paced environment
 Technical Skills:
- Excellent SQL skills required
- 5-7 years of experience with Teradata
- Experience using ETL tools (ex. Informatica, Golden Gate, etc.)
- Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Experience implementing best practices for Teradata and EDW development
- Knowledge of data security design for self-service BI platforms
- Experience using ERWIN or any other data modeling tool a plus
- Knowledge of EMM suites – Unica/Aprimo/SAS a plus
 Location: NYC or Washington DC (depends on candidate’s preference)
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