Data Engineer Data Engineer …

in Austin, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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in Austin, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Data Engineer
About Us:

We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $1.91 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 2,800 employees in 17 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.

PIMCO is one of the world's premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.

Position Description:

As a data engineer, you will be working on a number of high-profile projects that will require you to collaborate with key partners and develop data solutions that enable insights into our clients through an evolving data architecture and drive our next generation data platform. As a member of the data engineering team we meet with meaningful partners, understand and model data assets, and constantly find opportunities to optimize and evolve the underlining data platform. You will work with software developers, data architects, data analysts, and data scientists to solve complex business problems. Demonstrating lifelong learning and teamwork to fill gaps in knowledge is essential.

Position Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience with building end-to-end scalable production-grade data pipelines
  • Preferred knowledge of data warehousing and master data management
  • Understanding of modern data architecture, data modeling, and data management principles
  • Experience with modern data pipeline technologies (Spark, Flink, Airflow, Beam, etc.)
  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and software design
  • Understanding with Relational and NoSQL databases to help teams best coordinate their data for analysis
  • Experienced in OOP design and development, preferably in Python
  • Working knowledge in writing, understanding and tuning PL/SQL and/or T-SQL
  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related fields or equivalent experience

Preferred qualifications
  • Domain knowledge of Financial Services
  • Hands-on experience with working with Cloud technologies, including AWS
  • Experience with CI/CD methodologies
  • Experience with *nix environments, including shell script development


PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance and travel coverage
  • 401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
  • Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
  • Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office