***This position can sit in McLean, VA or Memphis, TN***
From smartphone capabilities like Digital Key to connected rooms that allow for integrated entertainment, temperature and lighting controls, Hilton's Global Technology team is responsible for creating the hospitality experience of the future - for our guests, owners and Team Members. Through innovative technology development and deployment, this team ensures Hilton has the technology needed to support our continued global growth while remaining at the forefront of hospitality technology innovation. What will I be doing?
Data Engineers apply their technical and business aptitude to transform raw data into useful data systems. This role will build a data architecture that supports Analytics, Data Science, Software Engineering and our Compliance/Regulatory functions' ability to build and optimize products that will position Hilton as an innovative industry leader along with ensuring the appropriate protections to our data. Bring your data engineer talents to Hilton!
Key responsibilities to include:
What are we looking for?
-Acquire and utilize business knowledge by taking advantage of available resources to develop and champion data solutions that allow our partners to develop elegant and innovative solutions to support marketing, pricing, and management initiatives.
-Develop ETL data pipelines to transform and process data between multiple data zones.
-Develop Repeatable and Reusable data pipelines as part of the data-lake and data warehouse framework.
-Build and document business logic used to create project design specifications.
-Support the testing and acceptance of these solutions to ensure they follow Hilton standards and provide the appropriate controls and safeguards to ensure the quality and security of our data.
-Transition the final solutions to our Operations team for ongoing support by defining standard operating procedures and conducting knowledge transfer sessions.
We believe success in this role will demonstrate itself through the following attributes and skills:
-Proficiency with Big Data concepts and programming concepts along with an understating of RDBMS solutions
-Exposure to unit testing and defining test cases Knowledge of maintenance and improvements for existing software or packaged applications
-Knowledge of alignment to coding standards/procedures and participating in code reviews
-Experience on Agile software development and relevant processes
-Knowledge on Distributed systems and Parallel processing
-Understanding of MapReduce programming paradigm and Spark execution framework
-Hands on knowledge with Hive queries
-Strong critical thinking skills and a desire to work with ambiguous challenges
-Strong teammate, interested in sharing knowledge with other team members and shows interest in learning new technologies
-Excellent writing, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
-High level of accuracy in work production and attention to detail
To fulfill this role successfully, you should demonstrate the following minimum qualifications:
-Professional experience in Technology or related field
-Experience with at least one programming language (e.g. Java, Scala or Python)
-Experience with SQL and/or No-SQL databases
-Knowledge of ETL, Data Warehousing, Data-lake concepts
-Exposure to Big Data technologies including in Spark, Spark-SQL, Data Frame, Pair RDD's, Spark YARN
-Exposure to AWS, Hadoop, and Redshift technologies
It would be helpful in this position for you to demonstrate the following capabilities and distinctions:
What is it like working for Hilton?
-Bachelor's Degree, or Associate's Degree with six (6+) years of Technology related experience, or High School Degree/GED with twelve (12+) years of Technology related experience
-Five (5+) years of work experience in Technology or related field
-Any ETL or Big-data trainings and certifications
Hilton is the world's leading global hospitality company, spanning the lodging sector from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and mid-priced hotels. For over a century, Hilton has offered business and leisure travelers the finest in accommodations, service, amenities, and value. Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest experiences across its global brands. Our vision to fill the earth with the light and warmth of hospitality unites us as a team to create remarkable hospitality experiences around the world every single day. And, our amazing Team Members are at the heart of it all!
We will ensure that qualified individuals with protected disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions of his or her role, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.