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Big Data/SQL Developer

LPL Financial
Austin, Texas, United States
Are you a team player? Are you curious to learn? Are you interested in working in meaningful projects? Do you want to work with cutting-edge technology? Are you interested in being part of a team that is working to transform and do things differently? If so, LPL Financial is the place for you!LPL Financial is one of the nation's leading financial services companies and a publicly traded company under ticker symbol LPLA. We support over 18,000 financial professionals-including over 14,000 independent advisors, more than 700 financial institutions, and over 4,000 institutional clearing and technology subscribers. We enable advisors to focus on their clients by reducing the complexity of running their practice and we support their business by offering enabling technology, comprehensive clearing and compliance services, practice management programs and training, and independent research. At LPL, we take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients. And Technology is at the center of our mission.Job Overview:We are currently looking to hire a Big Data/ SQL Developer within the Enterprise Data and Information Services team, which is part of LPL's Technology organization. This position will be a key part of a team that delivers data integration projects in support of Compliance, Legal, and Regulatory business functions and processes, moving us forward with our multi-year enterprise data strategy.Responsibilities:Perform development of data integrations on HadoopAdhere to industry standards and methodologies for software developmentFollow and provide feedback to technical guidance on standards, design patterns, architectural patterns and frameworks for services and integrationsCollaborate with analysts, modelers and subject matter experts in domain and data modelingUnderstand and support metadata management and information science practices that unlocks data as an asset for the firm and improves its usability through its lifecycleMaintain technical documentation that facilitate understanding, maintaining, reusing and refactoring of codeWhat are we looking for?We want strong collaborators who can deliver a world-class client experience. We are looking for people who thrive in a fast-paced environment, are client-focused, team oriented, and are able to execute in a way that encourages creativity and continuous improvement.Requirements:Bachelor's degree and/or relevant experience in IT related software development or support4-8 years' experience in design and development of Python or Scala and Spark ApplicationExperience with Distributed SQL Query Engine for Big Data like Apache Drill or Presto.Experience with storage formats like parquet files, OCR, No-SQL databases (MapR DB, HBASE etc.)Experience with developing on a major Hadoop ecosystem (Cloudra, MapR etc.)Preferences:Knowledgeable of Enterprise Data Lake patternsExperience with development against relational database (ex: Microsoft SQL Server, PostgreSQL)Experience with DevOps toolchain that enables CI/CD pipeline (e.g., Git, TFS, Jenkins, TeamCity, Octopus, Puppet)Experience with creation of metadata management artifacts such as data dictionary, business glossary, data flow map, data lineage diagram or ontologiesExperience with any ETL tool (Informatica, DataStage etc.) is preferred.Experience with design and development of services with high performance and scalabilityExperience with design, implementation and adoption of container tech stack (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes)Experience with development against non-relational database (e.g., key-value store, columnar store, graph database)Financial services industry experience is a plusCore Competences :Strong problem-solving skills (e.g., root cause analysis) to debug or improve existing systemsWhy LPL? At LPL, we believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. As the nation's leading independent broker-dealer, we offer an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services. We provide you with a work environment that encourages your creativity and growth, a leadership team that is supportive and responsive, and the opportunity to create a career that has no limits, only amazing potential.We areone team on one mission. We take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.Because our company is not too big and not too small, you can seize the opportunity to make a real impact. We are committed to supporting workplace equality, and we embrace the different perspectives and backgrounds of our employees. We also care for our communities, and we encourage our employees to do the same. This creates an environment in which you can do your best work.Want to hear from our employees on what it's like to work at LPL? Watch this!We take social responsibility seriously. Learn more hereWant to see info on our benefits? Learn more hereJoin the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life's aspirations into financial realities. Please log in or create an account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE.Information on Interviews:LPL will only communicate with a job applicant directly from email address and will never conduct an interview online or in a chatroom forum. During an interview, LPL will not request any form of payment from the applicant, or information regarding an applicant's bank or credit card. Should you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact LPL's Human Resources Solutions Center at .

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