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Data Engineer



Software Engineering, Data Science
Alpharetta, GA, USA
Posted on Thursday, August 24, 2023

Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds,  and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

Workforce Solutions Data & Analytics (EWS D&A) is a high-energy, fast-growing organization within Equifax charged with building and supporting best-in-industry data assets and analytical solutions. We deliver solutions and insights to enable success for our customers, drive growth for our business, and create value for our shareholders.

As a Data Engineer, you will play a crucial role in the evolution of our data platform, and build data products and self-service solutions for the users of our data platform.  

What you’ll do

  • Build complex batch and streaming pipelines to ingest data from upstream Equifax cloud systems

  • Design and implement data engineering frameworks to scale development and deployment of data pipelines across the D&A organization 

  • Enable new GCP services and build self-service capabilities to enhance functionality of our data platform 

  • Play an active role in setting engineering standards and best practices in EWS D&A 

What experience do you need

  • At least 3 years of experience in data engineering, data architecture, or a related field

  • Strong understanding of data engineering principles and best practices, including data modeling, data warehousing, and data integration

  • At least 1 year of experience working in a GCP big data environment 

  • Experience building complex data pipelines and solutions using two or more of the following - BigQuery, DataFlow, DataProc, Pub/Sub, Cloud Functions

  • Experience with Airflow or Cloud Composer 

  • Proficiency in Python development

  • Professional experience with SQL

  • Proven ability to effectively communicate complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field

What could set you apart

  • GCP Associate Cloud Engineer or Professional Data Engineer certification

  • Experience programming in Java​

  • Experience with dbt

  • DevOps / CICD experience (Jenkins and GitHub) and IaC experience using Terraform for managing GCP infrastructure 

We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

Are you ready to power your possible? Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.



Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.