P osition:   Data   Engineer  

Description of Duties  

The Automotive Supply Chain and Technology   team at IHS Markit is in search of a   Data   Engineer   to support its global team's ongoing research and analysis efforts. The research team produces granular forecast dataset and written analyses on the supply chain of parts supplied to automakers with technology, supplier and logistic information.   The team generate forecasts on technology trends through multiple research channels and by using many connected and disconnected data sources to drive the forecast.   

The position covers an array of critical data-centric activities aimed at enhancing the efficiency of our 70+ strong research team, sustaining the increasing data complexity   and most importantly   supporting new product development at one of IHS Markit's fastest growing product lines. The position is based in Gurgaon   or Bangalore , India and reports to our U.K.-based Data and Platform operations lead.  

Responsibilities and duties  

  • Understanding business requirements to create maintainable workflows e.g. inbound/input data from analysts and external sources to feed a set of interconnected data sets and calculations  

  • ETL process design, implementation, maintenance and documentation for large inter-connected data sets  

  • Data cleaning and manipulation of raw data to provide to Data Science team  

  • Creation of logical and physical data models  

  • Utilise   existing database infrastructures   as well as building new DB infrastructures as required  

  • Data acquisition exploration  

  • Create   and maintain   detailed   documentation   of workflows  

Qualifications and skills  

  • 3+ years’ experience as a data   engineer   with data science touchpoints  

  • At minimum, a   d egree in   c omputer   s cience,   computer engineering or a related   quantitative field with proven work experience in the data   engineering /scientist field  

  • Proven experience with SQL and NoSQL databases like Oracle DB, SQL Server,   Cassandra,   MongoDB, MySQL , Hadoop, Spark, AWS (EC2 and S3)  

  • Proven experience with one or more programming/scripting languages (e.g. Python, R)   is highly desirable   

  • Knowledge of OLAP and ETL processes  

  • Familiarity with data science platforms such as KNIME   is   a   bonus  

  • Knowledge of API creation and maintenance  

  • Familiar with techniques to manage large databases, including partitioning, compression and indexes as well as data mining  

  • Ability to build models (e.g. Linear regression, logistic, Markov models)   a plus  

  • Established MS Office skills , O365 desirable  

  • Good communication skills, collaborative team spirit, curiosity to constantly keep thi nking of unique approaches and solutions.  

  • Ability to work independently.  

  • Experience committing to deadlines whilst multi-tasking  


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