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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Analytics Engineer

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Sep 28, 2021
Partial remote working option

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 111366 - Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

Colgate-Palmolive invites you to apply for an Analytics Engineer position based in our Piscataway, NJ location. 


Our Analytics Engineer develops digital infrastructure and data pipelines to accelerate product innovation, product design, and product development. You will work with cross functional teams to gather, wrangle, cleanse, structure and build data products that support the analytics goals of the Global Technology community and the broader organization. The Analytics Engineer builds and maintains the foundational data analytics infrastructure to enable new revenue-generating business models and improve underlying business processes for cost savings. You will lead, manage, and mentor others to expand the team’s capabilities and collective knowledge.


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively identify high-value data sources (both internal and external) which are aligned with team's strategic objectives. Develop technical strategies for data acquisition, storage, and governance.
  • Identify opportunities to standardize data collection and streamline data ingestion.
  • Working within Google Cloud Platform, build automated data pipelines (ex. using AirFlow) to ingest and transform data to make it ready for analytics and/or visualization.
  • Manage cloud resources for analytics pipelines and ensure that the appropriate frameworks and technologies are being implemented. Drive continuous improvement and make recommendations for more efficient ways to perform analytics on large data sets.
  • Keep abreast of current best-practices in the data engineering community and promote best-practices within Colgate.
  • Manage production code developed by team members and serve as a code reviewer for validation.


Basic qualifications include:


  • Bachelors’ Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or Computer Science
  • A minimum of 3 years of Data Engineering experience
  • High level of Python proficiency
  • High level of proficiency with SQL
  • Experience building ETL/ELT pipelines
  • Strong familiarity with cloud computing platforms
  • Strong oral and written English skills

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Consumer Goods Proven Experience is preferred
  • Active GitHub account with examples of past work is helpful
  • Master’s Degree or Professional Certification in Data Engineering or Cloud Computing Platform
  • Proficiency with at least one other programming language in addition to Python
  • Familiarity with Google Cloud Platform
  • Familiarity with Apache Airflow
  • Familiarity with Snowflake or Google Big Query are preferred
  • Familiarity with data analytics workflows, objectives, tech stacks, common terminology

We are a results oriented company with a caring culture and work life balance. Apply with us! Come and join our outstanding team!


Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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