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Senior ETL Software Developer

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Columbia, Maryland ID# 2018-16869 Regular Full-Time Second Level Professional


The Sr. Software Developer  is responsible for extracting, transforming and loading (ETL) data into the Data Warehouse. The Sr. Software Developer  will design, develop, maintain, and support the enterprise data warehouse system and corresponding data marts. This team member will analyze and review object and data models and the metadata repository in order to structure the data for better management and quicker access. The Sr. Software Developer  will be competent to complete most data warehousing tasks independently and should be able to work with little guidance, including stakeholder communication, hands-on root cause analysis & resolution. 


  • Participate in requirements gathering
  • Responsible to work with Data architecture team, design and develop ETL solutions, unit testing, code reviews, enhance standards, and performance tuning
  • Responsible for auditing tracking process and error handling
  • Develop project documentation
  • Interact with the Quality Assurance team during integration and user acceptance testing
  • Coordinate with external teams to assure the quality of master data and conduct integration testing
  • Responsible for code migrations from Dev. to QA and production and providing operational instructions for deployments
  • Responsible for Production support including immediate responsiveness during system down or system component down situations to analyze root cause and restore system functionality. 
  • Position requires on-call and off-hours support.
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • This is a lead position, and role may mentor junior team members
  • Cross-train and provide guidance to other associates
  • Position requires on-call and off-hours support.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have strong analytical skills for effective problem solving
  • Ability to work independently, handle multiple tasks simultaneously and adapt quickly to change with a variety of people and work styles
  • Ability to work well as a team
  • Exceptionally self-motivated and self-directed. Keen attention to detail, understand the need for consistent process and when to deviate
  • Must be capable of fully yet concisely articulating technical concepts to non-technical audiences
  • At least 7 years of experience with a strong background and competency in enterprise data warehouse data architecture and data modeling patterns, following established Kimball and Inmon methodologies
  • More than 7 years of experience in Informatica tools like PowerCenter along with a clear understanding of core best practices
  • At least 7 years of Relational Database experience (DB2/Oracle/Netezza/Teradata)
  • Experience working with Informatica Big Data Edition highly preferred
  • Must be capable of navigation and file manipulation in a Unix/Linux environment, and building Unix scripts
  • Change data capture (Incremental Processing) , surrogate keying and other related enterprise data warehouse concepts
  • Performance Tuning of Informatica jobs/SQL scripts
  • Knowledge on Big Data concepts and technologies like MDM, Hadoop, Data Virtualization, Reference Data/Metadata Management preferred
  • Programing experience i.e. Java, Perl, Python ,shell scripting preferred
  • Experience in Financial / Brokerage Industry preferred

 To all recruitment agencies: TD Ameritrade does not accept agency resumes without a signed contract and use of the agency portal. Pease do not forward resumes to our job alias, TD Ameritrade employees or any other company location. TD Ameritrade is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. 

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