Data Engineer

Data Mgmt
Oceanside, CA
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Are you looking for a career with an industry leader with growth, stability, and an engaging work environment? MagnaFlow offers career growth, competitive pay, and an outstanding benefit package with medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid time off, holidays, and a birthday holiday!


The unique mix between the business intelligence expert and SQL guru the Business Intelligence Data Engineer brings to the table the ability to translate ambiguous user requirements and heterogeneous data into data models feeding reports that tell a compelling story. They complement this with the know-how to help us make our BI infrastructure work like a well-oiled machine. Reporting to the Director of Business Intelligence they are primarily responsible for development and maintenance of MagnaFlow's business intelligence databases and data models with some ad hoc report development responsibilities. This includes query optimization, debugging reports and DAX measures, collaborating on development and maintenance of ETL processes and data modeling. They will work directly with stakeholders at all levels in the organization to support their analytics needs aligning with our core BI strategy:


"To develop a system of processes and procedures for the delivery of relevant, accurate, actionable business intelligence in reports and analysis delivered in a timely fashion for members of MagnaFlow's executive, finance, operations and sales teams by capitalizing on Microsoft's technology stack, engaging in continuous learning, agile development and having fun boldly going where no man or woman has gone before."



  • Owns availability, recoverability, scalability, security, and performance of our BI related Azure SQL Server databases.
  • Verifies accuracy and integrity of data loaded to MagnaFlow's BI solution.
  • Identifies opportunities for data integrity improvements in source systems.
  • Assists in maintaining BI database indexes through manual and automated solutions, in optimization of data types across tables.
  • Assists in maintenance of backups and deployment schedules for data and reporting solutions.
  • Supports business users in understanding business opportunities through data analysis and innovative, and practicable reporting solutions (Power BI & ad-hoc reports).
  • Assists in maintaining and upgrading existing inventory of reports and data models and development of new reports and data models affecting all areas of the business.
  • Assists in development and maintenance of scalable ETL solutions (ADF & Power Automate) ensuring data served to users via BI is current, accurate and unambiguous.
  • Through thorough analysis builds a solid understanding of MagnaFlow's data.
  • Identifies improvement opportunities in MagnaFlow's BI landscape and work with stakeholders to implement solutions.
  • Assists in development of ad hoc solutions supporting MagnaFlow's business intelligence function.
  • Prepares documentation, training materials and participates in our monthly Lunch & Learn program.
  • Demonstrates continuous dissatisfaction with the status quo.


Required Skills and Specifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Business Administration, Information Systems, Computer Science or related field or relevant experience.
  • 3 or more years of experience in business intelligence, data engineering, data analysis, or database administration.
  • Strong SQL knowledge with proven aptitude at query optimization, report writing, and database architecture development.
  • Strong knowledge of, and experience with, reporting services (Azure / SQL Analysis Services or Power BI preferred).
  • Strong analytical skills and critical thinking skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.