Alliant operates on the forward edge of innovation in data-driven marketing, helping brands target consumers effectively in digital and traditional advertising channels. The Senior Data Engineer will be responsible for technical design and vision for new tools and methodologies to support existing system operations and other transformation projects. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years’ experience in a fast-paced flexible environment with the ability to innovate new methodologies building on existing intellectual capital.

Principle Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain systems and tools supporting data engineers and analysts
  • Work with team for designing and architecting distributed big-data systems
  • Mentor fellow developers and actively participate in code reviews
  • Create standards and evangelize best practices throughout
  • Perform unit and integration tests
  • Troubleshoot time-sensitive production issues
  • Collaborate with PMO and across Agile teams to design, develop, test, implement, and support technical solutions
  • Be an expert in all aspects revolving around data, including data wrangling, aggregation, summarization, and analysis
  • Work directly with Data Science and Data Analytics team to implement new features, products, and integrations
  • Developing reusable data assets to enable our teams to function more efficiently and at higher levels.
  • Design, develop, and run tooling to discover problems in data and applications and report the issues to engineering and product leadership
  • Responsible for source code control using GitHub

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Must have bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years development experience with Python
  • 5+ years development experience with PySpark
  • 5+ years development experience with SQL databases
  • 5+ years of experience with big data systems
  • 4+ years of experience with Agile engineering practices
  • Strong verbal and written communications
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion without direct reporting relationships
  • Full understanding of software development lifecycle best practices
  • Self-motivated individual that possesses excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Good to have of development experience in ETL tool like Informatica, Pentaho, SSIS, Redpoint etc
  • Experience with Data architecture principles such as Data Lake, Databricks Delta Lake, Data Warehousing and Star Schema
  • Experience with CI CD cloud pipelines a plus
  • Knowledge in Digital and direct marketing a plus

The base salary for this role is between $55,000 to $95,000 as well as a corporates bonus. We do not offer relocation assistance for this role, which is based full-time in Brewster, NY.


June 2022


Brewster, NY


Company Wide


Permanent, Full-Time

About Alliant

Relevant consumer insight drives marketing success. Alliant captures transaction-driven response information from over 500 brand offers to fuel purchase and behavior profiles on over 300 million consumers. Alliant’s data-driven solutions improve marketing profitability by targeting the most profitable prospects, increasing conversion and loyalty rates, and improving the efficiency of retention and reactivation efforts. The right data matters. In a multichannel marketing environment, Alliant takes clients to the places where consumer response lives. For more information, visit: alliantinsight.com.

Alliant has a strong corporate culture of innovation and transparency and is committed to excellence in everything we do. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package with great career optionality for professional growth. Alliant is an equal opportunity employer.

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