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Data Engineer

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As a Data Engineer at American Express, you will be designing, implementing, and maintaining critical customer big data pipelines as a part of the Kabbage Analytical Engine initiative. Kabbage Analytical Engine will enable efficient and scalable analytics, reporting, and modeling by our analytics and data science teams. Your will work on empowering these teams to build business intelligence tools and analytics while you supply them with the right pieces of data. While doing so, you will have the opportunity to work with large scale small business financial data from multitude of sources within the Kabbage ecosystem and become a subject matter expert on the same.

How will you make an impact in this role?


  • Your primary responsibility will be to design, build, and maintain data pipelines that will be leveraged by multiple teams including the analytics and reporting team to enable efficient and scalable analytics, reporting, and modeling. You will work with key members of technical and non-technical staff to get a deep understanding of what questions the teams are trying to answer and what is the best way for them to get to a solution that satisfies their needs

  • Support data governance processes by building and maintaining data dictionaries, setting up data quality measures, and increasing automation

  • Analyze new data sources and work with stakeholders to integrate the data into existing data pipelines and models

  • Ensure data quality and governance and cataloging data for easy access to data while maintaining strict quality controls to support company responsibilities as a regulated bank

  • Be the subject matter expert on small business data within American Express

  • Help evangelize the Kabbage Analytical Engine platform within the larger Kabbage organization

“Please note, Salary increases in case of a lateral move are provided only on an exception basis and in line with compensation guidelines.”

Up to 4 years of data engineering experience in a professional environment and/or comparable experience such as:

  • Proficiency in programming in at least one of Python/SQL/Scala/PySpark and proven ability to work on complex data systems

  • Experience designing data engineering solutions including but not limited to design, development, testing, deployment, and documentation

  • Able to understand complex business problems and leverage data to solve for them

  • Experience with data visualization technologies such as Tableau is a plus

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills and a desire to educate coworkers and business users about the data and how to use it


High Performance Behaviors:

  • Recognizes opportunities to adopt innovative technologies to enable business capabilities

  • Able to generate creative ideas and solutions

  • Keeps up to date on current research and technology in the industry • Understands technical aspects of the job

  • Seeks ideas and suggestions from others as appropriate

  • Participates in root cause problem analysis

  • Recognizes the importance of collaboration to achieve objectives

  • Is clear when explaining ideas and concepts to others

  • Handles allocated responsibilities optimally and acts on own initiative without being prompted


Technology Skills You`ll Use Every Day:

  • Adaptive Communication

  • Agile Practices

  • Industry and Company Knowledge

  • Technical Acuity

  • Technology Industry Trends

Game Changers:

  • Flexibility

  • Collaboration & Partnership

  • Continuous Improvement

  • CourageCuriosity

  • Resourcefulness

  • Servant Leadership

  • Tenacity


“Employment eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the company will not pursue visa sponsorship for these positions.”

Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations

“American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.”

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Published 2021-10-23

Amex looks for a Data Engineer in Atlanta, GA location.

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