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RELX Group Data Engineering Lead in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Data Engineering Lead


Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States

Are you passionate about data? Would you like to use your super-powers for good and making the world a more just place? If so, keep reading and apply!

Developing Artificial Intelligence (AI)and Advanced Analytics are theprimary missionsfor LexisNexis and we are seeing the acceleration of amazing AI work being developed in the Legal space. AI technology is evolving quickly, butAIand Advanced Analyticsareonly as good asthe underlying mastereddata. LexisNexis hasmillionsof the best legalentitiesin the world! We are looking for an experienced data engineer who is devoted tocreating a world class mastering and editorial system that has metrics, automation and artificial intelligence built in.


The Data Engineer is responsible for ensuring the collection,processingand accuracyof our primary data masters. The successful candidate must be able to quickly familiarize themselves with LexisNexis’ diverse data resources and have the ability to leverage the latest in AWS technologies to collect, maintain, and optimize the data platform. The ideal candidate has built and maintained a large-scale data pipeline, hub, lake utilizing the AWS cloud platform.


  • Develop innovation, strategies, processes and best practicesfor ingesting, managing and fixing data in bulk

  • Writing stored procedures, functions, and ETL jobs

  • Consult on feature design, implementation and relevant metrics like reliability, completeness, accuracyand cost

  • Identify, analyze and resolve problems withother areas ofthe LexisNexis DataPipeline

  • Perform capacity monitoring and short and long-term capacity planning

  • Schedule and coordinate database jobs, monitor progress and completion of all jobs and take corrective action as needed


  • 5+ years experience with AWS products

  • Must include intimate familiarity with EC2, Redshift, RDS, and S3

  • Should have hands-on experience with Athena, DynamoDB, API Gateway, Lambda, and EMR

  • AWS Certification is a plus

  • Expert Python programmer

  • Expert with SQL languages (ANSI, PostGres, MySQL, etc.)

  • Ability to provide guidance to data scientists, engineers and other team members

  • Documentation skills for processes and procedures

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, Mathematics, or Computer Science

LexisNexis Legal & Professional (www.lexisnexis.com) is a leading global provider of content and technology solutions that enable professionals in legal, corporate, tax, government, academic and non-profit organizations to make informed decisions and achieve better business outcomes. As a digital pioneer, the company was the first to bring legal and business information online with its LexisNexis services. Today, LexisNexis Legal & Professional harnesses leading-edge technology and world-class content, to help professionals work in faster, easier and more effective ways. Through close collaboration with its customers, the company ensures organizations can leverage its solutions to reduce risk, improve productivity, increase profitability and grow their business.

Part of RELX Group plc, LexisNexis Legal & Professional serves customers in more than 100 countries with 10,000 employees worldwide. LexisNexis, a division of RELX Group, is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 oraccommodations@relx.com.