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Data Scientist/Data Engineer - 18-01256
Ref No.: 18-01256
Location: Mt. Laurel, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/17/2018 to 05/31/2019
Primary purpose of this Role

We are looking for a Data Engineer/Data Scientist to work on the collecting, storing, processing, and analyzing of huge sets of data.
The primary focus will be on choosing optimal solutions to use for these purposes, then maintaining, implementing, and monitoring them.
You will also be responsible for integrating them with the architecture used across the company.
This role covers data transformation, analytics, business intelligence, and data governance, all from an integrative perspective.

Duties, Responsibilities and Accountabilities
  • Lead or provide expertise to define and manage detailed system design for data integration processes or data marts/warehouse builds or extensions.
  • Work with architecture experts to create solutions that meet data management standards. Compile requirements and specifications; work with technology, business systems analysis, and development and project teams to resolve content flow issues.
  • Assess project impact on storage, network, and database infrastructure.
  • Create development estimates, review, approve business and system specification requirements, author system design specifications, system deployment plans;
  • Collaborate with testing services, approve strategies/plans
  • Support data warehouse, Big Data environments by guiding stakeholders on requirements and implementation approaches.
  • Implement leading-edge data warehouse and Big Data environments including hardware, software, end-user tools, etc.
  • Propose; create tools and services to support end-user productivity and system integrations.
  • Troubleshoot issues; manage capacity, plan for environment optimization and expansion.
  • Lead coordination efforts with technology teams to ensure project success.
  • Perform or lead complex analysis in an evolving data environment and gather, analyze, document and maintain all data requirements related to the business applications, interfaces, and reporting environments in different kinds of data maps.
  • Apply standards, best practices to ensure application data is accurate, complete, current, understandable, and accessible.
  • Define, build, manage data catalog for respective data platforms, systems, servers, and applications.
  • Manage, coordinate efforts of data modelers, data warehouse/data integration developers, and Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) data management process in database usage and data warehousing.
  • Extract data from homogeneous or heterogeneous data sources, transform for querying and analysis purposes, and load into final target.
  • Ensure metadata, data lineage are captured, compatible with enterprise metadata and data management tools and processes.
  • Engage with data managers, stewards and owners to implement, maintain, and enhance data governance, quality and related policies, aligning with TD's standards and frameworks.
Experience and Education
  • Bachelor's degree in Statistics, Operational Research, Applied Math, Engineering and or Computer Science (Master's Degree Preferred).
  • 5- 7 year's relevant experience, preferably in Financial Industry or Retail/Client
  • Expert knowledge of the technical environment/ tools for your own area.
  • Expert knowledge of business processes and procedures, as well as broader organizational issues and technology.
  • Advanced knowledge of business/organization, standards, infrastructure, architecture and technology in related areas from design/ support/solutions perspectives.
  • Strong development background in delivering data solutions.
  • Blend of skills in Big Data technologies, database management, data integration tools, system administration, and business acumen.