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Job ID R-023814 Date posted 06/21/2022 Primary Location USA-Remote

Are you a team player? Are you curious to learn? Are you interested in working in meaningful projects? Do you want to work with cutting-edge technology? Are you interested in being part of a team that is working to transform and do things differently? If so, LPL Financial is the place for you!

LPL Financial (Nasdaq: LPLA) was founded on the principle that the firm should work for the advisor, and not the other way around. Today, LPL is a leader* in the markets we serve, supporting more than 18,000 financial advisors, 800 institution-based investment programs and 450 independent RIA firms nationwide. We are steadfast in our commitment to the advisor-centered model and the belief that Americans deserve access to personalized guidance from a financial advisor. At LPL, independence means that advisors have the freedom they deserve to choose the business model, services, and technology resources that allow them to run their perfect practice. And they have the freedom to manage their client relationships, because they know their clients best. Simply put, we take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.

Job Overview:

At LPL Financial we consider it our mission to take care of our advisors so they can take care of their clients.  Joining as Sr. Data Engineer, you will be responsible for building and maintaining the sustainable, scalable products and capabilities that support our advisors to deliver world class services for their investors.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, construct highly scalable data management systems

  • Ensure systems meet business requirements and industry practices

  • Design and build high-performance streaming and messaging platforms to support the enterprise

  • Defines, designs, and builds dimensional databases to meet business needs

  • Assists in the application and implementation procedures of data standards and guidelines on data ownership, coding structures, and data replication to ensure access to and integrity of data sets

  • Develops and implements strategies to translate business requirements and models into feasible and acceptable data warehouse designs to ensure that business needs are met

What are we looking for?

We want strong collaboratorswho can deliver a world-class client experience. We are looking for people who thrive in a fast-paced environment, are client-focused, team oriented, and are able to execute in a way that encourages creativity and continuous improvement.

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of experience in designing and building data platforms

  • 5+ years of experience working with relational databases, 5+ in SQL Server

  • 2+ years of experience with streaming/messaging platforms (Kafka/MQ)

  • 2 years of experience creating producer and consumer applications with Kafka

  • 5+ years of coding and scripting (Python, Scala, Spark) and design experience.

Core Competencies:

  • Team leader, excellent written, technical and verbal communication.

Preferences:

  • 3+ years Confluent Kafka / MQ

  • 2+ years MDM experience

  • 2-3+ years Cloud experience preferred in AWS

  • Experience working with industry standards, regulations, and guidelines in database warehousing and other relevant systems

  • Experience creating, presenting, articulating  designs to Architects, and other team members

  • Experience working with domain structures, user authentication, and digital signatures

  • Experience working with source control tools like TFS, GIT etc.

  • Experience in Agile development methodology/Scrum is preferred using JIRA

  • Hands-on in SQL knowledge, Case management application

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Why LPL? 

At LPL, we believe that objective financial guidance is a fundamental need for everyone. As the nation’s leading independent broker-dealer, we offer an integrated platform of proprietary technology, brokerage, and investment advisor services. We provide you with a work environment that encourages your creativity and growth, a leadership team that is supportive and responsive, and the opportunity to create a career that has no limits, only amazing potential.

We are one team on one mission. We take care of our advisors, so they can take care of their clients.

Because our company is not too big and not too small, you can seize the opportunity to make a real impact. We are committed to supporting workplace equality, and we embrace the different perspectives and backgrounds of our employees.We also care for our communities, and we encourage our employees to do the same. This creates an environment in which you can do your best work.

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Join the LPL team and help us make a difference by turning life’s aspirations into financial realities. Please log in or create an account to apply to this position. Principals only. EOE.

Information on Interviews:

LPL will only communicate with a job applicant directly from an @lplfinancial.com email address and will never conduct an interview online or in a chatroom forum.  During an interview, LPL will not request any form of payment from the applicant, or information regarding an applicant’s bank or credit card.  Should you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact LPL’s Human Resources Solutions Center at (800) 877-7210.

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