Skip to main content

Does recent news have you questioning a career in banking? Citizens is well capitalized, has a strong liquidity position and is regulated by the Fed and OCC.

Senior Data Engineer- Enterprise Data Engineering

Data Analytics


Job ID: 225668

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Shift: 1ST


The Enterprise Data Engineering (EDE) team is looking for a Senior Data Engineer with a winning track record in building high performing data and analytical solutions that transform, integrate, and make data available for business. 

As a Senior Data Engineer, you will be responsible for the development of data processing/transformation processes, primarily in a public cloud (AWS) but also On-premises. Along with delivering data capabilities, you will lead a team of engineers and get the opportunity to mentor them.  You will be responsible for building and deploying data products including driving architecture, design, build, test, and support applications in production.

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Implementing data integration solutions for multiple platforms in Citizens.
  • Building robust data pipelines to collect process and compute different metrics from various financial sources, adhering to quality and development standards.
  • Designing application architecture / technical design and articulating the data pipeline solutions to team members.
  • Collaborating with cross functional team members as necessary and coming up with optimal solutions that meet data demands.
  • Deploy high performing, quality/bug-free code in production. 
  • Executing unit test of data populated in target data container, validating expected result and ensuring quality and accuracy. Coordinating with business users for User Acceptance Testing and with Operations team for code deployment to upper environments.
  • Following change management team stipulations on path to production requirements and strictly adhering to the compliance and regulatory needs.


Required Skills/Experience:

  • Working experience with streaming capabilities such as Apache Spark, Beam, Flink
  • Working experience with message brokers/messaging platforms such as Apache Kafka
  • Proven track record of working with microservices and batch sources
  • Hands-on in a programming language such as Java, Scala or Python
  • Excellent skills in SQL Development
  • Working experience with ETL Development tools like Talend, Data Stage would be a plus
  • General understanding of Cloud offerings for Data processing (AWS would be a plus)
  • Ability to work on AWS Glue, AWS S3, Lake formation and other cloud concepts.

Education, Certifications, and/or Other Professional Credentials:

  • BS/Engineering in Computer Science or any technology related degree

The salary range for this position is {$135,000-180,000}, plus benefits and an opportunity to earn an annual discretionary bonus. For an overview of our benefits, visit

Some job boards have started using jobseeker-reported data to estimate salary ranges for roles. If you apply and qualify for this role, a recruiter will discuss accurate pay guidance.

Equal Employment Opportunity

At Citizens we value diversity, equity and inclusion, and treat everyone with respect and professionalism. Employment decisions are based solely on experience, performance, and ability. Citizens, its parent, subsidiaries, and related companies (Citizens) provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, citizenship, physical or mental disability, perceived disability or history or record of a disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression (including transgender individuals who are transitioning, have transitioned, or are perceived to be transitioning to the gender with which they identify), genetic information, genetic characteristic, marital or domestic partner status, victim of domestic violence, family status/parenthood, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy/childbirth/lactation, colleague’s or a dependent’s reproductive health decision making, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

Equal Employment and Opportunity Employer

Citizens is a brand name of Citizens Bank, N.A. and each of its respective affiliates.


We offer competitive pay, comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage, retirement benefits, maternity/paternity leave, flexible work arrangements, education reimbursement, wellness programs and more.

View Benefits

Awards We've Received


The Banker’s Bank of the Year


Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption Top 100 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplace


Noteworthy Company for Diversity


Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality


Military Friendly Employer

  • Citizens Pay Partnership Manager Westwood, Massachusetts; Utah; Johnston, Rhode Island; North Carolina; Remote Westwood, Massachusetts, Utah, Johnston, Rhode Island, North Carolina, Remote
    View Job
  • Director of College Bound Citizens Westwood, Massachusetts; New York, New York; Johnston, Rhode Island Westwood, Massachusetts, New York, New York, Johnston, Rhode Island
    View Job
  • Principal Data Analyst Columbus, Ohio; Westwood, Massachusetts; Johnston, Rhode Island; Remote Columbus, Ohio, Westwood, Massachusetts, Johnston, Rhode Island, , Remote
    View Job