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Data Engineer

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Date: Jun 17, 2022

Location: Corning, NY, US, 14831

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 55423


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

Corning’s Environmental Technologies segment manufactures ceramic substrates and filter products for emissions control in mobile and stationary applications around the world.

The Data Engineer is responsible for creating data pipelines and delivering data integrations with various cloud and on-premise technologies in the manufacturing domain. The individual will work on a cross-functional team, which often include individuals from Engineering, Operations, and IT, to identify, design, and deliver solutions to meet business needs.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Project Planning: Translate business requirements into technical solutions including the creation of detailed work breakdown structures, planning, and execution
  • Requirements Analysis: Based on understanding of upstream & downstream systems, provide gaps assessment relative to requirements and technical feasibility of requirements
  • Design: Perform sampling of data to understand the character/ quality of the data
  • Design: Prepare HLD and LLD documents
  • Development: Follow coding standards and best practices to develop code and check code quality
  • Test Management: Conduct/ guide conducting of unit and integration testing and fix defects
  • Deployment: Assess and create deployment/ roll back plan.
  • Support: Identify if the incoming request is a service request/ defect during the warranty or an incident
  • Configuration Management: Maintain versions of the code or consolidate version maintained by the Developers
  • Knowledge Management: Create and update knowledge articles (case studies, lessons learned) in the knowledge management repository


Travel: 0% to 50% and as needed based on project requirements


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, Math, or a related STEM Major OR MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, Math, or a related STEM Major
  • Minimum 3-5+ years of related experience in data delivery within manufacturing environments


Technical Knowledge/Skills Needed:

  • Programing languages, such as SQL, C#, Java, Python or R
  • Fundamental software techniques and principles (Modulatory, Abstraction, etc.)
  • Database fundamentals such as how data is stored in tables, relational database concepts, data manipulation language [DML], and data definition language [DDL]
  • Knowledgeable in various database types, such as Relational, noSQL, Cloud, Disturbed, and Graph
  • ETL tools and APIs
  • Utilizes data visualization tools to make clear and concise visual representations of manufacturing data through appropriate selection of visualization and data types
  • The ISA-95 model and common manufacturing platforms, SCADA, MES, Historians, CMMS, and ERP
  • Application lifecycle management and associated software development lifecycles that are used in the development phase
  • Continuous improvement methodologies such as DMAIC, DESGN, LEAN, AGILE, and more


Non-Technical Knowledge/Skills Needed:

  • Effectively communicate clear and concise concepts, designs, and status to upper-level management and low-level engineers/operations.
  • Self-motivated to address technical and non-technical needs as they arise
  • Organize thoughts and ideas to ensure attention to detail is met
  • Manage multiple tasks to meet conflicting customer needs and schedules
  • Deliver results to customer and team to meet business objectives
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams


This position does not support immigration sponsorship

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