Data Engineer

Job description


We’re Hiring for a Data Engineer!

If you are excited and passionate about helping #LetsSolveWater, consider joining our team today! Xylem, Inc. is a leading global water technology company servicing more than 150 countries and is dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues. We are looking for individuals to join our mission by exceeding customer expectations through smart sustainable solutions. At Xylem, you will have the opportunity to solve water by participating in our paid Volunteer Program, Xylem Watermark!

THE ROLE: The Data Engineer is responsible for critical design, support, and management of key internal data platform applications. We offer a full benefits package to include Flexible Time Off (FTO) for salaried positions, health, dental, vision, investment savings plan, and additional miscellaneous benefits.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • Build data pipelines to aggregate, clean, and distribute data sourced from numerous systems including but not limited to DB2, Progress OpenEdge, DynamicsAX, Oracle, Salesforce.com.
  • Design and implement data models for back-end databases and front-end BI applications
  • Manage deployment pipelines and data platform infrastructure (Devops)
  • Develop and implement custom business automation and analytics apps as needed
  • Coordinate the collection of requirements gathering across multiple business areas during the application design process
  • Partner with Business Units, Global/Regional Process Owners and IT on aspects of global and local data continually evolving business processes to streamline efficiencies.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot critical issues and outages related to team applications
  • Document and develop business automation processes to optimize process efficiency
  • Develop and deploy key business metrics dashboards and reporting


  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field of study or Business Information Systems
  • 3+ years relevant work experience in a technology and/or business environment
  • Experience in building or maintaining ETL processes
  • Knowledge of relational database management systems (PostgreSQL preferred)
  • Familiarity with Linux environments (Redhat preferred)
  • Programming experience
    • SQL (strongly preferred)
    • Python (strongly preferred)
    • JavaScript / Vue.js
  • Understanding of business processes and related software applications (MRP, ERP, CRM systems)
  • Strong communication and analytics skills

The estimated salary range at this professional level is $103,000 to $118,000 plus bonus. Starting pay is dependent on multiple factors, such as skills, experience and work location, and is not typically at the top of the range. At Xylem we offer a competitive compensation package with a generous benefit package, including Medical, Dental, Vision plans, Wellness programs, 401(k) with company contribution, paid time off, paid parental leave and tuition reimbursement.

At Xylem, we embrace diversity and strive to create avenues where employees feel valued and appreciated through our DE&I initiatives and Employee Resources Groups (ERG). Xylem is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action workplace. Xylem prohibits discrimination, harassment of any kind and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or sexual orientation (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, marital status, medical conditions or disability, genetic information, age, or other non-merit factors.

Join the global Xylem team today! Xylem is a team creating advanced technology solutions to the world’s water challenges through developing new technologies and services that will improve the way water is used, conserved, and re-used in the future is central to our work. Our products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor, and return water to the environment, in public utility, industrial, residential, and commercial building services settings. Xylem also provides a leading portfolio of smart metering, network technologies and advanced analytics solutions for water, electric and gas utilities.

Disclaimer: The information listed within this job description is designed to indicate the general nature of work expected for this position and shall not be viewed as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required in this position. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position satisfactorily and if requested, reasonable accommodations will be made to enable employees with disabilities to perform the essential functions of their job absent undue hardship. Xylem reserves the right to modify this job description or assign other duties to this position as needed.

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