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YRC Freight Sr Data Engineer in Overland Park, Kansas

Sr Data Engineer - ( 2101A7 )

Primary Location : US-KS-Overland Park

Shift : Day


Under moderate supervision and guidance, provide data analysis, data modeling and data orchestration both on prem and in the Azure cloud.


  1. Applies solid design principals to create data flows, scheduling, mapping, and structuring of data for consumption.

  2. Executes data analysis to understand source and target systems.

  3. Executes multiple, concurrent projects in an agile environment.

  4. Analyzes and identifies cloud architecture strategy and service deployment.

  5. Tests, tunes and supports data pipelines and structures.

  6. Implements required data security.

  7. Maintains a data dictionary.

  8. Assists with ML and AI model deployment to the cloud.


  1. Adaptability - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes, structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring the benefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make the change successful.

  2. Building Trusting Relationships - Using appropriate interpersonal styles to establish effective relationships with customers and internal partners; interacting with others in a way that promotes openness and trust and gives them confidence in one’s intentions.

  3. Collaborating - Working cooperatively with others to help a team or work group achieve its goals.

  4. Communication - Conveying information and ideas clearly and concisely to individuals or groups in an engaging manner that help them understand and retain the message; listening actively to others.

  5. Continuous Learning - Actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities; using newly gained knowledge and skill on the job and learning through their application.

  6. Initiating Action - Taking prompt action to accomplish work goals; taking action to achieve results beyond what is required; being proactive.

  7. Work Standards - Setting high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.


  • Competitive pay based on experience

  • Employee selected medical, dental, and vision coverage for you and your family

  • PTO and paid holidays

  • 401k Retirement Plan


  1. Seven (7) or more years working in ELT, ETL and data orchestration in an analytics environment.

  2. Two (2) or more years working in the Azure PAAS platform.

  3. Sound knowledge and adaptability to an agile environment.

  4. Ability to collaborate with non-technical and technical colleagues in project and support execution.

  5. Experience working with Azure Blob Storage, Data Lake, Synapse, and SQL Server.

  6. Solid understanding and aptitude working with cloud-based orchestration tools such as Azure Data Factory

  7. Ability to model data for performance and accessibility whether creating fixed data schemas or schema on read models.

  8. Highly effective working in a team, as well as working independently.

  9. Demonstrated good oral and written communication skills.

  10. Demonstrated strong customer service and interpersonal skills.


  1. Bachelor’s in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or related field.

  2. Azure Certification

  3. Microsoft PowerBi experience

  4. Solid presentation skills

  5. Data and Infrastructure architecture


This job operates in a professional office environment indoors. Routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.


The position requires the ability to spend long hours sitting or standing while using office equipment and computers. Ability to perform repetitive tasks such as typing and keying. Occasional lifting, pushing/pulling, carrying 10 lbs of supplies and materials is required.

Yellow Corporation, along with all subsidiary companies, are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Req ID: 2101A7