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#NEXTDIGITAL2020 - ## ETL Developer (Talend)

Date: 10-Feb-2021

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group

About NCS 

NCS is a leading information and communications technology (ICT) and communications engineering services provider across the Asia-Pacific region. We are headquartered in Singapore and a wholly owned subsidiary of the Singtel Group. We have in-depth domain knowledge and unique capabilities that create business value for customers. We offer a broad range of services, including consulting, systems development and integration, business process outsourcing, infrastructure management and solutions, and technology solutions. 

What is the opportunity? 
NCS is looking for a data engineer to operationalize the data integration and management process – to ingest data from numerous data sources and apply transformations for data quality and insights. The data engineer will work closely with the business users, project managers, technical teams like database engineers and source system data owners to develop data pipelines to automate data acquisition and cleansing, to sustain analytics and AI initiatives. 

The role requires the ability to translate business and technical requirements into data interfaces, data transformation jobs and design data models that powers self-service analytics or AI projects. To support this, you may also need to establish data management processes such as data governance, data cataloguing, security/privacy classification and advise our clients on the collection, storage and consumption of information in their organisations. 



What will you do? 

•    Design and implement relevant data models in the form of data marts stored in Operational Data Stores, Data Warehouses or Big Data platforms 
•    Build data pipelines to bring information from source systems, harmonise and cleanse data to support analytics initiatives for core business metrics and performance trends. 
•    Perform data profiling to understand data quality and advise practical measures to address such data issues through data transformation and data loading 
•    Dive into company data to identify sources and features that will drive business objectives. 
•    Work closely with project manager and technical leads to provide regular status reporting and support them to refine issues/problem statements and propose/evaluate relevant analytics solutions 
•    Bring your experience and ideas to effective and innovative engineering, design and strategy 
•    Work in interdisciplinary teams that combine technical, business and data science competencies that deliver work in waterfall or agile software development lifecycle methodologies 
•    The range of accountability, responsibility and autonomy will depend on your experience and seniority, including: 
•    Contributing to our internal networks and special interest groups 
•    Mentoring to upskill peers and juniors 



The ideal candidate


•    Undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer science or equivalent 
•    Possesses implementation experience in using Talend software for ETL (Extract-Transform-Load)
•    At least 2 to 5 years of hands on ETL experience using Talend / Big Data Platforms
•    At least 2 to 3 years of java development experience with the ability to use java tools to perform data injection into Big Data Platforms
•    Strong knowledge of data manipulation languages such as SQL and other DB technologies necessary to build and maintain complex queries and data pipelines 
•    Experience in handling APIs using Talend
•    Knowledge of Talend ESB and AWS (S3, RDS-SQL Server and other services)
•    Practical appreciation of data quality metrics and remediation strategies 
•    Data modelling and architecting skills including strong foundation in data warehousing concepts, data normalisation, and dimensional data modelling such as OLAP 
•    Experience with other aspects of data management such as data governance, metadata management, archival, data lifecycle management 
•    Processing of semi-structured and unstructured data sets such as NoSQL, graph and Hadoop based data storage technologies such as MongoDB, Cassandra, HBase, Hortonworks/Cloudera, Elastic Search and Neo4j using Spark, Splunk or Apache Nifi for batch or streaming data 
•    Large scale data loading experience moving enterprise or operational data from source systems to new applications or data analytics solutions 
•    Experience in leveraging on cloud-based data analytics platform such as: 
o    AWS serverless architecture in Lambda on AWS DynamoDB, EMR Redshit 
o    Azure Data Factory or SQL Data Warehouse 
o    GCP BigQuery/BigTable, Cloud Dataprep/Dataflow/Dataproc 
•    Possess good communications skills to understand our customers' core business objectives and build end-to-end data centric solutions to address them 
•    Good critical thinking and problem-solving abilities 


If you would like to be part of the winning team that does great work, apply today!



To All Agencies:

Agencies must have a valid fee agreement in place and they must have been assigned the specific requisition to which they submit resumes, by the Talent Acquisition team. Any resume submitted outside of this process will be deemed the sole property of Singtel Group and in the event a candidate is submitted outside of this policy is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid