PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP Data Engineer in DES MOINES, Iowa

Data Engineer - #222492Job Area:ITBusiness Area:PGI OtherLocation:IA - Des Moines, OR - PortlandCareer Category:Recent College Graduate, Experienced ProfessionalFull/Part Time:Full-TimeRegular/Temporary:RegularDate Posted:01/09/2019Responsibilities:Principal Global Investors is looking for a Data Engineer who has a passion for turning large scale data into actionable intelligence. If you have a programming background and are looking to help use those skills to maintain, improve, clean, manipulate and enhance data in both operational and analytics databases, then please consider applying today! This role is great mix of combining programming and data in order to solve strategic business solutions.Responsibilities include:Handle large datasets, both clean and un-clean, and work with teammates to build technical solutions that are scalable, fast, maintainable and reusable.Design, implement and maintain enterprise data warehouse in alignment with data and analytics vision and strategy.Understand and aid in implementation of database requirements, troubleshoot issues, analyze and optimize performance.Development and deployment of robust and scalable data platforms for advanced analytics and data processing.Help architect, build and launch highly scalable and reliable data pipelines.*We would prefer that this position sit in either our Des Moines, IA or Portland, OR office, but we are open to considering remote candidates*Qualifications:1. For Entry level candidates, we are looking for someone with a computer-related degree and one of the following:strong classroom experience articulating your development experienceor, an internship with heavy experience working with development space2. For Experienced candidates, we are looking for either:someone with 1+ years of professional development experience (in this case, an Associate's or Bachelor's degree in a science, technology, engineering, or math related field would suffice)strongest candidates would have a computer-related degree and 2+ years of professional development experience and exposure to many of the "preferred" skills listed below3. We would also consider a candidate who went through an intensive Code Academy or Code School program. But, you would have to also have the following:An Associate's or Bachelor's degreestrong academic/personal experience articulating your development experience/expertiseAdditional preferred technical experience:Cloud computing, data movement and analysis - AWS ecosystemDatabase design - SQL, no-SQL, JSON, file and data taggingOperational and Enterprise data, reporting data marts and servicesData processing and analysis - R and Python scriptingData visualization - MS PowerBIData optimizationData architecture, modeling, storage, mapping, transformation, utilization, analyticsKeys to success in this position:Eagerness to learn and apply a basic to advanced knowledge of investment management products and servicesStrong work ethicAbility to challenge the status quoDesire to continuously improveAptitude for solving problems using resources availableServant leadershipLearn more about our company!:As a member of Principal's global IT community, you are part of a high-performing culture that promotes employee empowerment, innovation, collaboration, and career development while fostering flexibility between professional and personal responsibilities. The work you do while partnering closely with the business puts our customers' needs first by shaping the financial security of millions of lives across the globe!Principal was #29 on Computerworld's list of making it 17 years in a row on the list! Click the link to read all about it.And, if you have 2 minutes, you'll want to watch this video about our company:Job Level:Willing to consider applicants at multiple job levels.Principal Code of Ethics:You may be required to comply with a Code of Ethics which covers personal trading activities for you and members of your household.Additional Information:What's