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Data Engineer, Pyxis

Company: Bain & Company Inc
Location: Boston
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Position Summary: WHAT MAKES US A GREAT PLACE TO WORKWe are proud to beconsistently recognizedas one of the world's best places to work, a champion of diversity and a model of social responsibility. We are currently ranked the #1 consulting firm on Glassdoors Best Places to Work list, and we have maintained a spot in the top four on Glassdoor's list for the last 12 years. We believe that diversity, inclusion and collaboration is key to building extraordinary teams. We hire people with exceptional talents, abilities and potential, then create an environment where you can become the best version of yourself and thrive both professionally and personally. We are publicly recognized by externalparties such as Fortune, Vault, Mogul, Working Mother, Glassdoor and the Human Rights Campaign for being a great place to work fordiversity and inclusion, women, LGBTQ and parents.WHO YOU'LL WORK WITHPyxis combines alternative data, AI-driven analytics, and institutional investor-led insights to reveal where, how and why consumers buy, how they pay, how much they spend, how their needs and demands are changing, and much more.By revealing previously opaque fundamental business trends and their drivers, Pyxis enables investors and business decision makers to efficiently allocate capital and address critical problems.Pyxis has assembled one of the most comprehensive collections of alternative data covering hundreds of millions of people and tens of billions of transactions across the U.S., Canada, Brazil, UK, France and Japan as well as targeted countries across the EU and APAC. This data provides a longitudinal view of consumer and business transactional behaviorsacross nearly all verticals over the last six yearsand plays an integral role in answering companies and investors questions about market share, category size, pricing and promotion effectiveness, assortment optimization, ad targeting, loyalty, switching behavior, disruption, and more.These state-of-the art capabilities enable Bain to provide its clients with a valuable new dimension in investment analysis and strategy development, complementing Bains proven outside-in approach with the ability to apply complex data sets to assess company fundamentals. Pyxis has seen tremendous growth since being acquired by Bain in 2019 (-171% revenue growth YTD) and is looking to expand into exciting growth opportunities in the next few years. Responsibilities & Duties: WHAT YOULL DODesign and write new enterprise-scale ELT/ETL workflows from scratchModify and redesign current ELT/ETL processes by leveraging cutting-edge open source and proprietary technologiesDevelop and/or implement tools for data acquisition, extraction, transformation, management, and manipulation of large and complex data sets Develop and deploy data pipelines for building SaaS platforms take end-to-end ownership of data pipelines Design and write automated scripts to preprocess terabytes of data from our partners/clientsEnsure quality, reliability and uptime for critical automated processesMigrate our products and processes into the cloud while drastically reducing our in-house footprintWork in collaborative manner with internal and clients technical teams to define technical approaches to implement designed solutions, including new data architecture, data flows and integration strategies, data processes built-up, etc. Qualifications: ABOUT YOURequiredBachelors degree or higher in a quantitative discipline such as Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science, Econometrics or information sciences such as business analytics or informatics 3-5 years experience in a data engineering role Experience with Python/R and cloud computing (AWS, Azure, GCP, AliCloud)Experience with Business Intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau, PowerBI, Qlikview, etc.) Strong SQL expertise and strong data modeling (logical and physical data models) experience Strong experience with ETL/ELT design and implementations in the context of large and complex datasets, especially in the context of Data Science pipeline development Demonstrated experience with a variety of relational database and data warehousing technology (e.g. Snowflake, AWS Redshift, Athena, RDS, BigQuery) Demonstrated experience with big data processing systems and distributed computing technology (e.g. Databricks, Spark, Sagemaker, Kafka, etc.)Knowledge with distributed technology is a plus (e.g. Kubernetes, Airflow) Work with SaaS products is preferredStrong interpersonal and communication skills in English Must thrive in a fast paced & collaborative environment Please note that this is a remote roleApplicant must have received, or be willing to receive, the COVID-19 vaccine, and be fully vaccinated (established 2 weeks following final dose) by date of employment with Bain & Company to be considered for U.S. based jobs subject to required accommodation process.Irrespective of an individuals specific background, the successful candidate will be:Collaborative someone who knows how to work with and through others to drive results and make change happen, as well is customer service orientatedEntrepreneurial, proactive, and productive- someone who knows how to prioritize what needs to be done and rallies colleagues to get things accomplished; roll up the sleeves type of attitudeBright both insightful and creative, with strong problem-solving skills and pragmatic, with a practical, real-world sense of what is actually do-able. Possesses an affinity for data-driven insights to make decisions, and able to harness knowledge and expertise of the best content to support the PracticeArticulate and compellingin his/her oral and written communication skills; engaging and concise with interpersonal presence; adaptable across executive, technical and Bain audiencesEnergetic, with drive, enthusiasm, and natural skills in relationship development; well-connected, with an extensive network of potentially relevant relationshipsInspirational Leadership- track record of managing high-performing, service-oriented team members, motivating and developing colleagues above and below their own tenureAgreat colleague and teammate- passionate about the task at hand and fun to be around; someone with whom Bainies and clients go out of their way to workABOUT USBain & Company is a global consultancy that helps the worlds most ambitious change makers define the future. Across 59 offices in 37 countries, we work alongside our clients as one team with a shared ambition to achieve extraordinary results, outperform the competition and redefine industries. We complement our tailored, integrated expertise with a vibrant ecosystem of digital innovators to deliver better, faster and more enduring outcomes. Our 10-year commitment to invest over $1 billion in pro bono services brings our talent, expertise and insight to organizations tackling todays urgent challenges in education, racial and social equity, economic development and the environment. Since our founding in 1973, we have measured our success by the success of our clients. We proudly maintain the highest level of client advocacy in the industry, and our clients have outperformed the stock market 4-to-1.#LI-AS5Ind123

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