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*Data Engineer III



Zurich (Schaumburg, IL) seeks a Data Engineer III to be responsible for leveraging the value of the data assets throughout the organization and assist in facilitating the development and implementation of the desired end-state data environment. Specific duties include: improve the organization’s decision-making capabilities by providing high quality and transparent data; work with large data sets and share ideas and knowledge of building programs and mappings; identify enhancement opportunities for new and reusable micro-services for the CDI pipelines; identify gaps in current audit, balancing, and control processes within the CDI pipeline and determine areas for enhancement; leverage Big Data technologies, advanced AI and ML tools in developing data solutions; pursue further automation of QA test processes to enable faster test turnaround times and high-quality results; develop enhanced processes that address schema changes in provisioned data sources; provide recommendations to core teams regarding design alignment to Big Data architecture standards and best practices; develop actionable plans for implementing cost controls, coordinating development work on enterprise projects with vendor teams, and coordinating deployment of CDI pipeline code changes; recognize opportunities to streamline and improve the processes; perform technical documentation, including detailed design documents, results of data analysis and profiling, and results of cluster configuration and/or runtime analysis; undertake investigations and inspections of Big Data operational and Dev/Ops processes, practices, and incidents to ensure alignment with compliance and security protocols; and identify potential compliance issues to established procedures and recommend appropriate action. Option to work remotely is available.


Position requires a Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or a closely related field of study, plus 7 years of experience in the job offered, or as an Associate, Associate-Projects, Sr. Associate-Projects, Manager -Delivery, or similar experience. Must have 3 years of Azure data lake operational data management experience. Specific experience must also include each of the following: working with P&C insurance domain data including policy administration and claims handling process; working with data ingestion and data curation in the P&C insurance domain and cloud based computer platforms including databricks and HDInsights; resolving issues in the Azure data lake platform from data ingestion till data enablement for user reporting;  designing and building Azure data pipelines through configuration driven development methods; and working with programming languages including Scala, Python, and Spark SQL. Option to work remotely is available.


Full time position. Apply by submitting your resumes at Zurichna.com/en/careers, Job ID: 80002

A future with Zurich

Now is the time to move forward and make a difference. At Zurich, we want you to share your unique perspectives, experiences and ideas so we can grow and drive sustainable change together. As part of a leading global organization, Zurich North America has over 148 years of experience managing risk and supporting resilience. Today, Zurich North America is a leading provider of commercial property-casualty insurance solutions and a wide range of risk management products and services for businesses and individuals. We serve more than 25 industries, from agriculture to technology, and we insure 90% of the Fortune 500®. Our growth strategy is not limited to our business. As an employer, we strive to provide ongoing career development opportunities, and we foster an environment where voices are diverse, behaviors are inclusive, actions drive equity, and our people feel a sense of belonging. Be a part of the next evolution of the insurance industry. Join us in building a brighter future for our colleagues, our customers and the communities we serve. Zurich maintains a comprehensive employee benefits package for employees as well as eligible dependents and competitive compensation. Please click here to learn more.


As a global company, Zurich recognizes the diversity of our workforce as an asset. We recruit talented people from a variety of backgrounds with unique perspectives that are truly welcome here. Taken together, diversity and inclusion bring us closer to our common goal: exceeding our customers’ expectations. Zurich does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. EOE disability/vet 


Zurich does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Any unsolicited resume will become the property of Zurich American Insurance. If you are a preferred vendor, please use our Recruiting Agency Portal for resume submission. 


Location(s): AM - Schaumburg

Remote Working: Yes

Schedule: Full Time




Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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