Lead Data Engineer

Job Function
Accounting/Financial Services
Position Type
Experienced Professionals
Requisition ID


The Solutions Lab Data Engineer is a professional role focused on supporting the strategy, development, and execution of the Financial Services data and analytics infrastructure.  They must have a solid understanding of the financial subject areas for which they are responsible.


The Solutions Lab Data Engineer will work closely with Financial Services data owners, business stewards, and technical stewards to ensure that Financial Services data remains decision ready for Financial Services staff.  When data irregularities occur and cannot be resolved through automated means, the engineer is the focal point for issue resolution around Financial Services data.


Successful candidates for this role must have strong analytical and data modeling skills, a solid understanding of database technology and data use within analytic platforms. The role requires a skilled problem-solver who is well-versed in applying advanced technology tools and processes to a wide range of financial business activities and can partner with internal and external stakeholders across the department to achieve shared data objectives.


  • Works with business stakeholders and IT to translate business logic into scalable data and analytic solutions
  • Works with business stakeholders to ensure Financial data is ready and in curated data sets for end-users
  • Performs ad-hoc data analysis as necessary
  • Develops ETL pipelines for general business consumption, typically leveraging existing patterns as available for specific project execution
  • Identifies optimal approaches for resolving data quality or consistency issues
  • Works with various Financial Services stakeholders to understand, document, and scope process improvements needed for new financial data pipelines
  • Maintains a solid understanding of the Chick-fil-A suite of technology tools (ThoughtSpot, Alteryx, Tableau, AWS, etc.)
  • Implements data governance and master data management principles across specific project execution

Minimum Qualifications

  • Has strong financial data acumen
  • Has strong analytical and data modeling skills
  • Has experience with Oracle (ERP) Financial modules
  • Has a solid understanding of database technology
  • Has strong skills in SQL
  • Fast learner and proven problem solver
  • Keen eye for system thinking and process design, especially with respect to scalability and automation
  • Keen eye for detail and thoughtful investigation of data
  • Has a steadfast focus on creating impactful change

Preferred Qualifications

  • Has some experience using the AWS big data technology stack
  • Has some skill using Python
  • Has some exposure experience using data visualization tools
  • Has some experience implementing data governance principles
  • Has experience with Oracle (ERP) Financial modules

Minimum Years of Experience


Travel Requirements


Required Level of Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Level of Education

Masters Degree


Finance, Accounting, MIS, Decision Sciences, Engineering, Business Analytics, Computer Science or similar

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