Data Engineer - Senior


Atlanta, GA, US, 30339

Req ID:  2788
Work Location Type:  Hybrid
Date:  May 3, 2024

Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC) is a family-owned business with roots extending before Prohibition that has evolved into one of the nation’s largest wine and spirits wholesalers. Our success is grounded in our core values of Family, Service, Accountability, Honesty, and Professionalism. We offer a vibrant, inclusive culture and workplace experience for individuals who want a career that makes them feel accomplished and engaged. RNDC values the health and well-being of our associates, inside and outside the office, offering dynamic health and wellness benefits that supply exceptional care and value. RNDC is geared toward growing our footprint and our people. Join our team of energetic professionals who believe in many happy hours and are experts in our craft.


The Senior Data Engineer manages and organises RNDC's enterprise data. They will translate requirements and designs into functional data pipelines while ensuring the continued quality and completeness of the information. Senior Data Engineers will combine raw information from different sources to create consistent and machine-readable datasets that are easy to analyze and support company initiatives. They will support other Data Engineers and Data Analysts on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects. They will also implement methods to improve data reliability and quality, improve data visibility and reduce effort through automation. 

In this role, you will

  • Contribute on a team of data engineers through design, demand delivery, code reviews, release management, implementation, presentations, and meetings. 
  • Mentor fellow data engineers and contribute to ongoing process improvements for the team 
  • Evaluate business needs and objectives and align architecture/designs with business requirements 
  • Build the data pipelines required for the optimal extraction, transformation, integration and loading of raw data from a wide variety of data sources 
  • Assemble large, complex data sets and model our data in a way that meets functional / non-functional business requirements 
  • Create data tools for analytics team members that assist them in generating innovative industry insights that provide our business a competitive advantage 
  • Implement data tagging mechanisms and metadata management so data is accurately classified and visible to the organization 
  • Build processes to help identify and improve data quality, consistency and effectiveness 
  • Ensure our data is managed in a way that it conforms to all information privacy and protection policies 
  • Use agile software development processes to iteratively make improvements to our data management systems 


What you bring to RNDC

Bachelor's/Tech School degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or equivalent and/or commensurate years of real-world experience in software engineering.  
4+ years of relevant experience in data management 
3+ years in data engineering with detailed knowledge of data warehouse technical architectures, infrastructure components, ETL/ ELT 
Experience with performance analysis and optimization 
Experience in data acquisition, transformation and storage design using design principles, patterns and best practices 

What's in it for you

  • 401(k) with company matching 
  • Medical, dental and vision benefits* 
  • Generous paid time off program – work your way up to 5 weeks of PTO a year with the ability to carryover unused PTO 
  • Paid volunteer time 
  • Paid parental leave 
  • Paid caregiver leave 
  • Fertility benefits  
  • Paid training 
  • Company paid life insurance, short-term disability, and company-paid holidays 
  • Associate resource groups, and diversity, equity, and inclusion programs available for all associates 

*Participation in these programs are subject to applicable wait periods and all plan and program terms and eligibility 
COVID-19 considerations: 
We follow CDC Guidelines and have a fun and safe environment for our teams. 

Bonus if you bring

  • Data engineering certification is a plus 
  • Previous experience in the Wine and Spirits industry 

Republic National Distributing Company and National Distributing Company are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. It is our policy not to discriminate against any Employee or Applicant. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. This policy of nondiscrimination in employment includes but is not limited to: recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, employment advertising or solicitations, compensation, layoff or termination of employment.
RNDC is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to people with disabilities throughout the job application and interview process, to the point of undue hardship. If you require an accommodation during the application or interview process, please click here.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta