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Sr. Data Engineer Finance

Company: Palo Alto Networks
Location: Santa Clara
Posted on: October 13, 2020

Job Description:

Our Mission At Palo Alto Networks, everything starts and ends with our mission: Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren't easy goals to accomplish but we're not here for easy. We're here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we're looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are. Your Career This role will be responsible for expanding and optimizing our data and data pipeline architecture across Finance, as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams. The ideal candidate is an experienced data pipeline builder and data wrangler who enjoys optimizing data systems and building them from the ground up. This role will work on data initiatives and ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects. In addition, this role will act as an interface between business and technical teams to understand business needs, define requirements and implement new business processes, tools, and systems. They must be self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products. The right candidate will be excited by the prospect of optimizing or even re-designing our company's data architecture to support our next generation of products and data initiatives. This role will report to the Director of Financial Systems. Your Impact Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements. Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc. Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and 'big data' technologies Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency, and other key business performance metrics Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs. Create data tools for analytics and data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader. Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems. Problem solving and analytics: Understand business performance through dashboards and data that you help create or gather. Frame issues in a compelling way and drives resolution to them, providing focused quantitative or qualitative analysis and research support as input into decision making Partner with internal business teams in developing delivery roadmaps, defining business processes and associated system requirements Participate in system implementation projects (e.g. requirements gathering, documentation, systems configuration, test documentation/execution, issue identification and resolution) Architect innovative solutions to automate and scale business systems Your Experience Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Computer Science, or a related technical discipline, or equivalent practical experience 6+ years of related experience including strong functional and technical knowledge Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases Experience building and optimizing 'big data' data pipelines, architectures, and data sets Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency, and workload management A successful history of manipulating, processing, and extracting value from large disconnected datasets Experience with implementing and supporting business systems for MDM, Data lakes, Reporting and Planning systems Effective communication skills, with the ability to present technical information in a clear and concise manner to executives and non-technical leaders Highly self-motivated, able to manage multiple projects with little day to day direction. Able to both lead and support Exceptional analytical problem-solving ability High level of professionalism, passion, and sense of urgency Experience in documenting data definitions (metrics and dimensions) in a business-friendly language and provide logical data models The Team You have a passion for numbers, our organization has a passion for cybersecurity. Are you looking for a career with a more fulfilling mission? We have open positions to top talent seeking a financial challenge. Our finance department deals with numbers daily, supporting infrastructure, dealing in automation, and building elegant models to empower our business lines and solutions. The ideal candidate has exceptional skills in financial modeling, data analytics and an innovative mindset to approach finance problems differently. Our innovation doesn't stay in Research and Development. Within finance, we seek people who are looking to try new things, while solving business critical equations. If you're seeking a financial challenge but with a world-wide impact - this is it. Our Commitment We're trailblazers who dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity's status quo. It's simple: We can't accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at . Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics. #CT1

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