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Title:  Data Engineer

Job ID:  83284
Country:  Philippines
City:  Taguig, McKinley
Professional area:  Information Technology
Contract type:  Permanent
Professional level:  Experienced

Taguig, McKinley, 00, PH, 1634


We’re JTI, Japan Tobacco International, and we believe in freedom

We think that the possibilities are limitless when you’re free to choose. We’ve spent the last 20 years innovating and creating new and better products for our consumers to choose from. It’s how we’ve grown to be present in 130 countries, and how we’ve grown from 40 to 4,000+ employees in the Philippines since 2009.


But our business isn’t just business, our business is our people. Their talent. Their potential. We believe that when they’re free to be themselves, to grow, travel and develop, amazing things can happen for our business. That’s why our employees, from around the world, choose to be a part of JTI. It’s why 9 out of 10 would recommend us to a friend, and why we’ve been recognized as INVESTORS IN PEOPLE in the Philippines


It’s the perfect moment for you to #JoinTheIdea. We’re opening our Global Business Service center in the heart of BGC Manila and looking for more than 300 bright minds to join a global multinational with an exciting start-up vibe.



Title:Data Engineer

Job ID: 83284

Country: Philippines

City: Taguig City

Professional area: Information Technology

Contract type: Permanent

Professional level: Experienced

Location:  Taguig City, 00, PH, 1630




Role works under the guidance of senior data engineers to maintain and develop pipelines in the JTI’s Central Data Lake Platform. The incumbent will analyze, organize, and combine raw data from different sources and build the corresponding data systems and pipelines to ensure that business needs and objectives are met with the data delivered.


Develop and maintenance of data pipelines, which includes:

• Develop the data pipelines for the corresponding projects ensuring that are highly available, scalable, reliable, secure, and cost-effective

• Support technical design, development, unit testing, and production deployment. 

• Design and document the pipelines developments

• Writes unit/integration tests, contributes to engineering wiki, and documents work.

• Supports user testing during UAT phase and work on bug fixing

• Support to Roll outs and deployments.

• Ensure Data pipelines maintenance and performance testing.


What will you do?


1.)Platform Configuration & Developments

• Ensure that Data Platform standards are applied and adopt new ones coming as part of expected platform evolution

• Support technical design, development and unit testing, and production deployment.  Ensure that the solution is aligned with the agreed business process design, functional design and with Microsoft Azure best practices and JTI architecture standards

• Promote DEV2QA2PRD changes, support user testing, fine tune the solution based on testing feedback

• Ensure consistency & standardization of the data pipelines

• Ensure that required system documentation is completed and delivered prior to Go-Live. Contribute to Knowledge Base creation.


2.)Issue resolution and operational support

• Provide timely technical support for issue resolution including UAT and Post Go-Live support, including data maintenance and user access administration. Work with end users and other support teams and the vendor if required

• Closely collaborate with Data & Analytics, BTS, Enterprise Architecture or external vendors. 

• Timely update assigned tasks, provide response and solution within agreed team's timelines

• Daily monitor for running pipelines ensuring correctness of the execution and no business disruption

• Raise and investigate Incidents in IT Service Portal


Who are we looking for?


• 1+ year of experience in Data and Analytics from modelling and reporting standpoint

• 1+ exposure to IT architecture and solutioning for data flows among system and applications.

• 1+ year delivering solutions on the Microsoft Azure platform with a special emphasis on data solutions and services

• Fast learner and able to embrace new technologies

• Experience with ETL tools preferable Azure Data Factory and DataBricks (or similar)

Azure Data Lakes experience is a must

• Strong analytical skills and troubleshooting skills

• Should have good knowledge in testing and validating data solutions

• Database skills, scripting, and data modeling

• Very good written and spoken English.

• Good analytical and communication skills.

• Good knowledge of software development lifecycle and best practices.

• Knowledge of defining and rolling out standards and templates.

• The ability to work effectively in a diversified team under pressure situations.

• Offshore and nearshore management experience

What's in it for you?


  • Work in a brand-new office located in BGC McKinley West
  • Be covered with medical insurance upon hiring, with dependent coverage and medicine allowance
  • Receive cash allowances such as meal and transport allowance
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Have access to over 200 company training
  • Be part of a truly international and diverse company with over 40,000 employees in 130 countries.
  • Experience the culture of an Investors in People certified company
  • Find out why 9 out of 10 employees recommend us to a friend.
  • Understand why 9 out of 10 employees say they feel free to be themselves


What are the next steps - Recruitment Process:


Thank you very much for applying!

We will make sure to provide feedback on your application within 2 weeks after the application deadline.

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