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Data Engineer

The Turner Story
Turner is a division of WarnerMedia along with our sister companies, HBO and Warner Bros. We are better known as the folks who bring you CNN, HLN, TCM, TNT, tbs, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Turner Sports, truTV and so much more! From cutting-edge breaking news stories, up-to-the-minute sports coverage, and the characters we grew up loving on to the shows we love today, Turner continues to be the gold standard in first class television programming and a demonstrated leader in digital content. We tell the stories the world wants to hear. Won’t you be a part of our story?

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The Job
We are seeking a Data Engineer to work on our Architecture and Development team that supports the development and implementation of the Turner Data Cloud initiatives. The Data Engineer will partner with other team members to ensure that we bring together all the data assets together in one place in our Turner Data Cloud platform and make this data accessible to our Business users for analysis and action. The business goal is to leverage TURNER's data assets to create modeling solutions for audience targeting, experience personalization and subscription management. The ideal candidate should bring a very good working knowledge of various Data technologies along with experience working on an AWS cloud platform.
The Day-to-Day
  • Create solutions to transform data from various sources and load it into platforms such as Hadoop, Snowflake to create a data lake
  • Create and maintain transformations to summarize/aggregate data and load this so users can consume this data using various BI/Analytics tools
  • Develop and maintain standards for administration and operation including the scheduling, running, monitoring, logging, management of errors, recovery from failures, and validation of outputs
  • Contribute to the project planning process by estimating tasks and deliverables
  • Work closely with Customer Analytics team members to understand user requirements
  • Be at the cutting edge of utilizing data about consumers in the media industry to improve audience experience
The Essentials
  • Minimum 5 years solid experience as a database developer in OLAP environments
  • Expertise in working with Linux environments
  • Experience with cloud-based tools such as Snowflake
  • Experience with Unix Shell Scripting, Python (Java or Javascript experience in a data context is ok)
  • Understanding of ELT processes
  • Expertise in database platforms such as RDBMS or NOSQL platforms
  • Expert level knowledge of SQL and it's variants such as HiveQL, SparkSQL a plus
  • BS/MS in Computer Science, MIS, business, or equivalent education/training/experience Following experience will be a big plus
  • Knowledge and working experience with AWS
  • Experience with Real time data and tools such as Kafka, AWS Kinesis
  • Experience working with REST and SOAP APIs
  • Specific application experience with media, Web Analytics and consumer data systems
  • Experience with BI tools like Tableau, Looker
The Perks
  • Paid time off every year to volunteer
  • Access to wellbeing tools, resources, and freebies
  • 2017 Best Company for  Working Mothers
  • An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
  • Part of the WarnerMedia family of powerhouse brands
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and E-Verify users. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.