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Data Engineer - Python AWS

Hartford, Connecticut

Company Summary

Taking care of our customers, our communities and each other. That's the Travelers Promise. By honoring this commitment, we have maintained our reputation as one of the best property casualty insurers in the industry for over 160 years. Join us to discover a culture that is rooted in innovation and thrives on collaboration. Imagine loving what you do and where you do it.

Target Openings

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Job Description Summary

Travelers Data Engineering team constructs data pipelines that contextualize and provide easy access to data by the entire enterprise. As a Data Engineer, you will play a key role in growing and transforming our analytics landscape. In addition to your strong analytical mind, you will bring your inquisitive attitude and ability to translate the stories found in data. You will leverage your ability to design, build and deploy data solutions that capture, explore, transform, and utilize data to support Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and business intelligence/insights.

Travelers offers a hybrid work location model that is designed to support flexibility.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Code data pipelines in Python, Spark and other data processing languages.

  • Deploy the code in the various compute environment on-prem and in cloud (AWS , Databricks etc)

  • Create data pipelines using deployment tools like Jenkins, Cloud Bees, UCD etc.

  • Build and operationalize complex data solutions, correct problems, apply transformations, and recommend data cleansing/quality solutions.

  • Design data solutions.

  • Incorporate core data management competencies including data governance, data security and data quality.

  • Collaborate within and across teams to support delivery and educate end users on data products/analytic environment.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent training with data tools, techniques, and manipulation.

  • Four years of data engineering or equivalent experience.

Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge

  • Bachelor's Degree in STEM related field or equivalent

  • Six years of related experience

  • Strong knowledge and experience of Python and JavaScript is needed.

  • Proficient use of tools, techniques, and manipulation including Cloud platforms, programming languages, and an understanding of software engineering practices.

Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies

  • The ability to deliver work at a steady, predictable pace to achieve commitments, decompose work assignments into small batch releases, and contribute to tradeoff and negotiation discussions.

  • Demonstrated track record of domain expertise including the ability to understand technical concepts and possess in-depth knowledge of immediate systems worked on.

  • Proven problem solving skills including debugging skills, allowing you to determine source of issues in unfamiliar code or systems and the ability to recognize and solve repetitive problems.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to interact with team members and business partners.

  • Leadership - Intermediate leadership skills with a proven track record of self-motivation in identifying personal growth opportunities.

Employment Practices

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer. We value the unique abilities and talents each individual brings to our organization and recognize that we benefit in numerous ways from our differences. 


If you are a candidate and have specific questions regarding the physical requirements of this role, please send us an email so we may assist you.


Travelers reserves the right to fill this position at a level above or below the level included in this posting.

To learn more about our comprehensive benefit programs please visit http://careers.travelers.com/life-at-travelers/benefits/.


About Travelers

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading property casualty insurer selling primarily through independent agents and brokers. The company's diverse business lines offer its global customers a wide range of coverage in the auto, home and business settings. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has more than 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately $25 billion in 2010.