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Senior Principal Data Software Engineer

Mounds View, MN 55112
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Senior Principal Data Software Engineer

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Sr. Principal Data Software Engineer in the Cardiac Rhythm and Heart Failure R&D Software Organization developing software supporting Medtronic implantable cardiac devices. The individual will operate in all phases and contribute to all activities of the software development process. Candidates must be willing to work in a fast paced, multi-tasking, team environment.

Day in the Life:

  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and cloud-based 'big data' technologies.
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
  • Understand and implement practices to comply with PHI, GDPR and other emerging data privacy initiatives.
  • Create data tools for analytics and data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader.

Must Have: Minimum Requirements

  • Requires a University Degree and minimum of 10 years of relevant experience, or advanced degree with a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience.

Specialized Knowledge Required
  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases (SQLServer, Oracle, Apache Hive)
  • Experience building and optimizing 'big data' data pipelines, architectures and data sets.
  • Deep knowledge and experience with JSON and XML schemas and documents.
  • Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets.
  • Strong experience with knowledge and metadata management principles and methods.
  • Working knowledge of REST and implementation patterns pertaining to Analytics.
  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management.
  • A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.
  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable 'big data' data stores (Kafka, Kinesis).
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.
  • 8+ years of experience in a Data Engineer role

Nice to Have;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience writing scalable, high-performant, instrumented and clean code.
  • Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Hive, HBase, Spark, Kafka,
  • Experience with log management tools (Elastic, Kibana, Logstash, Beats, Fluent)
  • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including SQLServer, MySQL, Postgres and Cassandra.
  • Experience with data pipeline and workflow management tools: Azkaban, Luigi, Airflow, Apache NiFi, StreamSets, etc.
  • Experience with AWS cloud services: EC2, EMR, RDS, Redshift
  • Experience with Azure cloud services
  • Experience with object-oriented/object function and scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, C#, Scala, Bash, etc.
  • Experience with Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Experience with DevOps processes, including source code management (Git), automated build (Maven) and deployment
  • Experience with DevOps developments in production - Docker, Kubernetes, Drone and Jenkins

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)

Posted: 2020-03-14 Expires: 2020-04-12
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