Lead Data Engineer

Woodbridge, NJ, US

Provident Bank

Commitment You Can Count On. Provident Bank provides personal and business banking services from its 90+ locations throughout New Jersey, New York & Pennsylvania.

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This role will be responsible for designing, developing, testing and implementing the new generation of data movement solutions using state of the art technologies. You will be responsible for building the data movement (ETL/ELT) jobs required to feed our data warehouse and the various downstream bank applications. You will also provide support for post-deployment related activities when needed and will be responsible for delivering results in a timely manner using SAFe/Agile methodologies.



  • Design, develop, test and implement ETL/ELT data movement jobs based on business requirements
  • Provide technical guidance on data movement related issues
  • Become the data movement SME on different banking data domains
  • Support transformation processes towards a data centric culture
  • Perform data analysis and source to target mappings
  • Use a mix of open source and proprietary tools to create data driven products and solutions
  • Identify, design and implement process improvements (automate manual processes, optimize data delivery, etc.)
  • Implement, maintain and extend best practices and assets in line with market standards and guidelines






  • Experience in data engineering (architecture and development)
  • Datawarehouse, ETL, batch processing tools and concepts
  • Experience in Python and/or Java
  • Experience with relational databases (Oracle, SQL Server) and SQL scripting
  • Experience with scheduling tools like Tidal or similar
  • AWS services and concepts
  • Background in the banking industry is preferred but not mandatory
  • Agile development (SAFe)
  • A team player. Collaborative and communicative. Proactive and able to adapt to change.


 EDUCATION (HS diploma, Associates Degree, Bachelors Degree etc.)

Bachelor in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems or related fields        


  WORK EXPERIENCE (# of years preferred experience i.e. 0-3, 3-5, etc.)

Minimum 7 years’ experience commensurate with job function



        Licenses and Certifications                                                              Expiration Date




Work is performed in a normal office environment.  Noise levels are usually moderate. 



The hazards are mainly those present in a normal office setting.  Requires travel to office and branch locations.


This job description may not be all-inclusive.  Employees are expected to perform other duties as assigned and directed by management.  Job descriptions and duties may be modified when deemed appropriate by management.



Provident Bank recognizes and supports the importance of creating a socially and culturally diverse employee base. We understand, value, and appreciate the unique perspectives that a diverse workforce can contribute to our organization. We put the employee and the customer at the center of strategy because culture is a critical differentiator for why people choose to work here.                                  


We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age 40 and over, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.

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Tags: Agile Architecture AWS Banking Computer Science Data analysis Data warehouse ELT Engineering ETL Java Open Source Oracle Python RDBMS SQL Testing

Perks/benefits: Team events

Region: North America
Country: United States
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