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Sr Data (BI) Engineer - Sales Data Sciences

Apply Now Job ID: R0000058902 schedule: Full time Location: 33 South 6th Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 55402-3601;


About This Opportunity

Join Target’s Data Sciences and Engineering team where you’ll develop large scale BI/analytics products that help our digital marketing teams make data driven decisions and products at scale!

As a Sr Data Engineer at Target, you’ll take the lead as you…

  • Deliver technical data products, on time and with high quality that create significant impact to our business
  • Analyze diverse business problems and design high quality and innovative solutions using Hadoop ecosystem for data products working in partnership with Technical Product Managers
  • Lead technology discussions with business partners and other external parties
  • Design for lean operations – our Data Engineering teams support the solutions they create
  • Actively participate in product release cycles, stand up, design and code reviews
  • Mentor and provide proactive technical oversight, advice development teams fostering re-use, design for scale, stability, and operational efficiency of data/analytical solutions
  • Evaluate and recommend technology and frameworks for building cross product data assets to optimize for flexibility, long-term viability, and time to market
  • Execute proof-of-concept activities to best understand what options solve the business problems and fit with other Target technical assets
  • Keep current with technology and contribute towards IT blueprint, frameworks and technologies that would benefit us and improve our productivity as a team


  • BS/BA in Computer Science, Data Analytics or relevant work experience
  • 5 plus years of experience in hands on, end to end software development
  • Expert designing data integrations using ETL and other data integration patterns
  • 3 plus years of coding in Java, Scala and/or scripting in Python, Unix
  • 3 plus years of Hadoop ecosystem experience on large, complex data products using Spark, Hive, MapReduce, Pig, SQOOP, HBase as well knowledge of Kafka streaming and consuming API’s
  • Exposure to DevOps development tools in production – Drone, Jenkins, Docker or Kubernetes
  • RDBMS development experience with Teradata, Oracle SQL and PL/SQL, DB2, or PostgreSQL
  • Constant learner mentality that enjoys collaborating with global Data Engineering product teams and partners!

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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