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Azure Cloud Data Warehouse Developer


Credit Funds

Ref#: 2786

Date published: 4-Oct-2021

Azure Cloud Data Warehouse Developer

About Fortress 

Fortress Investment Group LLC is a leading, highly diversified global investment manager with approximately $54.2 billion of assets under management as of September 30, 2021. Founded in 1998, Fortress manages assets on behalf of approximately 1,800 institutional clients and private investors worldwide across a range of credit and real estate, private equity and permanent capital investment strategies. Investment performance is our cornerstone - we strive to generate strong risk adjusted returns for our investors over the long term. For additional information on Fortress, please visit www.fortress.com. 

About Credit

Fortress’s Credit business was launched in 2002 by Pete Briger. Today, the Fortress Credit team consists of over 500 professionals and is focused on investing globally, primarily in undervalued assets and distressed and illiquid credit investments. The investment team, led by Co-CIOs Pete Briger and Dean Dakolias, has a long and established track record investing throughout a number of credit and distressed cycles around the world, including the RTC Workout and the Asian Financial Crisis. With over 100 professionals dedicated to asset management in 14 geographic locations, the Fortress Credit team also has the experience and expertise to manage and service assets with operational complexity.

Job Description

The Azure Cloud Data Warehouse Developer drives continuous integration between highly disparate systems and assists in organizing the data in the warehouse. Migrating our on-premise data warehouse to Microsoft Azure Synapse on the cloud will be one of the primary responsibilities of this role.

The individual must be a hands-on developer, ideally with 5-7+ years of experience with delivering on enterprise-level systems. The right candidate will be a highly motivated communicator that is driven, possesses creative and conceptual intelligence, and a has a continuing desire for self-improvement.

What we are looking for

  • Experience in the Microsoft SQL Server stack – SQL Database, SSIS, SSAS Tabular.
  • Experience developing ETL packages to create dimensional data warehouses using SSIS and SQL Stored Procedures.
  • Experience with requirements gathering focused on data warehousing and/or reporting.
  • Experience with ETL testing & data validation.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience with Git DevOps
  • Experience with Cloud DW technologies, specifically with Azure Synapse, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake

Skills Required

  • Minimum of 5+ years of hands-on experience with Data warehousing technologies and solutions and underlying IT services.  Less experience sufficient if the individual has significant knowledge in the Microsoft Cloud data warehouse technologies - Azure Synapse, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake
  • Very strong drive to learn the Azure Synapse and accompanying technology tools
  • Strong t-SQL query-writing skills.
  • Very strong communication skills, written and verbal.  Part of the role may be communication directly to our business units.
  • Advanced critical thinking ability; comfortable thinking about and solving new problems.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design, design patterns, and software development best practices
  • Proven ability to work independently at designing, developing, and delivering solutions.
  • An understanding of dimensional data modelling (Kimball method).
  • Knowledge of PowerBI or Tableau
  • Business analysis, semantic layer development and report authoring skills
  • Azure experience, specifically ADLS to Azure Data Warehouse or Azure Synapse
  • Experience working with financial markets

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Fortress Investment Group LLC collectively with its subsidiaries and operating affiliates is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.