Job description

Job Description

The Principal Data Engineer will independently manage a portfolio of projects that support FlightSense (FLS) digitization efforts. Digitization efforts include leading FLS data science initiatives, developing FLS automation solutions, & creating optimization opportunities within the FLS organization. The individual will work closely with all FlightSense functional teams including Asset Management, Finance, Order Closure, Order Management, Program Management, Quality, & Supply Chain. This position is responsible for developing & managing tools for the FlightSense in all areas of data science such as

  • Data strategy - Solicit feedback & develop use cases for FLS tool needs via the Digital Governance Board.
  • Data analysis, engineering, & models - Lead the transition of tools from Excel & VBA to Alteryx, Power BI, Python, & SQL.
  • Data visualization & operationalization - Generate & maintain Tableau views for FLS.

Key Deliverables/Responsibilities

  • Enhance & maintain Tableau dashboards such as Asset Visibility , Pratt & Whitney Gear Turbo Fan, Order Management, Program Management, PURC Queue, Task Age, & Supplier
  • Support the existing DMB (Daily Metrics Board) WIP(Work in Process) management tool central to FlightSense operations connecting our Order Management, Supply Chain, & Program Management teams for customer order demand and CSL (Customer Service Level) performance.
  • Lead the transition of the DMB WIP management tool from Excel based solution to a Python & Alteryx based solution.
  • Support the Quick Reference Sheet (contract execution document) transition from excel to Power BI
  • Maintain the FlightSense SQL server data governance & lead SQL table/view enhancements
  • Develop & nurture data science capabilities with the organization. This includes coaching, mentorship, & advocacy.


  • Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering or Data Science
  • Demonstrated experience in Alteryx, SAP, SQL, & Tableau
  • Demonstrated experience or desire to learn PowerBI & Python
  • Aerospace experience preferred.
  • Operations experience preferred.
  • Strong verbal, written, and organizational skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, etc.)

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