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First American Title
Engineer, Systems, Computer, Engineering, SQL, OLAP, System, Development, Python, Java
Full Time

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Company Summary

Join our team! As a global leader in providing title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, First American (NYSE: FAF) is an ideal place to build your career. We have been entrusted with helping our customers achieve and protect their dream of homeownership since 1889. We believe that our people are the key to the company's continued success, and we invest in diverse talents and backgrounds and empower our teams to achieve more than they could anywhere else. First American has created an award-winning culture and has been named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For list for the fifth consecutive year and to more than 50 regional Best Places to Work lists. For more information, please visit

Job Summary

We are looking for an experience Senior Data Engineer to focus on improving the availability and quality of data that is made available throughout the organization. In this role, you will work to bring and model the data from across the organization into our enterprise platform. The individual will partner closely with data analyst, data custodians, stewards, and business stakeholders to get a deeper understanding of the data needed and make it readily available for consumption.

*Remote candidates encouraged to apply!

Success in this role means:
  • You are a team player comfortable with uncertainty, change, and figuring things out as they come
  • You can break down complex concepts into smaller manageable tasks
  • You comfortable with new technologies and are willing to figure out how to make them work
  • You are comfortable working directly with customers to understand their problems or questions
  • You consider yourself detail-oriented and have good communication skills

  • Build data pipelines to bring in data from various sources into our data lake or data warehouse
  • Design information marts based on source data knowledge and business needs
  • Get a deep understanding of business rules and transformations logic used by various groups
  • Work with the administration team to create and maintain best-practice standards and procedural guidelines
  • Support ad-hoc requests related to data assets
  • Understand and document important contextual information about data brought into the platform
  • Assess business requirements and provide appropriate recommendations
  • Understand code and processes that utilize data to make recommendations or changes to optimize performance and resource usage
  • Assure our data assets are secure and adhere to the policy
  • Demonstrate and share findings to non-technical or senior individuals
  • Understand algorithms of moderate to high complexity
  • Participate in on-call rotation schedule for after-hours support

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering
  • 6-10 years demonstrated experience integrating and analyzing data
  • Certification in Data Vault 2.0 methodology a big plus
  • 1+ years of working with Cloud technologies in data movement, transformation, and retrieval activities
  • 3+ years of production support experience
  • Extensive experience and knowledge in data modeling
  • Experience designing and building complete processes for moving and transforming data
  • Experience working directly with non-technical (business) individuals to understand business process and capture business requirements
  • Expert SQL knowledge and ability to improve and tune complex SQL statements
  • Strong knowledge of data warehousing concepts and data analysis
  • Strong understanding in relational databases, OLAP, streaming and batch data processing
  • System Development Life Cycle and Agile Methodology familiarity
  • Experience working with Python, R or Java code a plus



First American invests in its employees' development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Based on eligibility, First American offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401K and other great benefits like an employee stock purchase plan. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out

Company Information

People First. Since 1889, First American has held an unwavering belief in its people. By actively supporting their careers and overall wellbeing, our employees inspire and enable our success. For us, People First is more than a tagline or campaign slogan. It is the very essence of our employee experience— representing both a proud legacy and a guiding light.

Dice Id : 10114109
Position Id : R023274
Originally Posted : 6 months ago

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