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.
The global Information Technology (IT) Function is leading efforts to align IT and Business Strategy, leverage IT investments, and optimize end to end business processes and associated information integration technologies. Through these efforts, IT helps to improve the competitive position of Corning's businesses through IT enabled processes. IT also delivers Information Technology applications, infrastructure, and project services in a cost efficient manner to Corning worldwide.
**Scope of Position:** This is a challenging position handling the dual role of a DevOps Engineer as well as a Data Engineer for RD&E Applications and Data Systems. The successful candidate will work on cross-organizational projects and collaborate with scientists and engineers to design, develop, implement and support sophisticated systems and applications.
**Day to Day Responsibilities:**
+ Develop software solutions and systems using a industry standard SDLC techniques using a variety of programming/scripting languages/platforms
+ Provide operational support for RD&E applications that are used by to scientific and engineering community
+ Architect, design and develop data management applications on the front-end as well as the back-end
+ Design and develop web-based applications using standard web technologies
+ Develop and document requirements, design and technical specifications for customer projects
+ Adopt and improve effective code development and configuration management, utilizing best practice software lifecycle management
+ Work on various data related activities such as data transformation, data quality, data movement, data loading, data exploration, data analytics, data visualization etc.
**Travel Requirements:** Limited travel and potential international travel.
**Hours of work:** 40 hour weeks and may involve overtime during certain projects or deadlines
**Required Education:** BS Computer Science or Software Engineering Required. Masters Degree in CS preferred.
**Required Years and Area of Experience:** 5+ years of relevant industry experience in DevOps and Data Systems.
+ Strong experience in web app deployment (containerization, etc) and open source software development.
+ Experience with HTML 5 / CSS - Variations of CSS: LESS, SASS, SCSS; Frameworks: Bulma, Bootstrap, OpenXML, etc.
+ Experience with working on relational databases, columnar databases and data warehouse platforms such as MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Postgres, etc.
+ Strong debugging and troubleshooting skills
+ Programming/scripting skills in one or more of these languages/platforms C++, C#, .Net, ASP, Java, Visual Basic, SQL
+ Experience in development platforms/frameworks such as Visual Studio 2017, MVC, Razor, etc.
+ Experience interacting with various levels of the organization.
+ Experience in following a structured software development process.
+ Strong background in data concepts, methodologies, best practices, architecture, design etc.
+ Ability to create and present project related material to project teams and Customers/Receivers
+ Effective listening to develop detailed understanding of customer needs
+ Able to communicate to different audiences, including IT, engineering, laboratory and scientific organizations.
+ Provides technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.
+ Works under minimal direction. Independently determines and develops approaches to solutions.
+ Must be a team player, resolve issues and working through complex concepts in consultation with other team members.
+ Development experience in Python
+ Experience using Data visualization, Reporting and BI platforms like PowerBI, Tableau, SIS, Excel, etc.
+ Development experience with cloud hosted Platform-as-a-Service environments
+ Familiarity with Big Data technologies, terminologies, concepts (Hadoop and Spark)
+ Experience in cloud based platforms such as Azure, AWS etc.
+ Strong desire to grow this area and see it succeed. Willing to provide customers direction and communicate importance and value of data systems.
+ Flexible with respect to travel to international sites
This position does support immigration sponsorship.
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