Data Engineer

Data Engineer

Job Title: Data Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: San Francisco, California
Salary: US$120000.00 - US$160000.00 per annum + 10% + extensive benefits
Reference: HQ00072242_1525296286
Contact Name: Emma Hage
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2018 22:24

Job Description

My client is a mature and successful tech start-up passionate about using data and advanced analytics to improve their clients' marketing and social analytics challenges. They pride themselves on being a global and versatile company, passionate about technology.

They are looking for an experienced Data Engineer to take a leading and crucial role within their Engineering function. This individual will support and develop the analytics platform, partnering with data scientists to deliver production-ready models. You will have extensive experience within software engineering (5 years min.) as well as building data pipelines to scale (3 years min.). Technology-wise you will have experience using a range of tools eg. Hadoop, Spark, HDFS, Java, Python etc. Similarly, cloud-based analytics experience and working within the AWS platform will be required.

The ideal candidate will have experience within an advertising, marketing space (or similar)

Using your range of skills you will collaborate with other Engineers and Data Scientists to produce high preforming and robust data pipeline (inc. data ingestion, transformation, aggregation, storage and modelling).

Required Skills & Experience
Software Engineers and data pipeline development experience
Exposure to working within an advertising/marketing/consumer-social environment
Understanding implement measurement techniques (and understand the value of these)
Work seamlessly within a team as well as lead and develop more junior members of the team
Excellent communication skills
Ability to keep data pipeline operations running smoothly
A combination or Hadoop, Spark, HDFS, Python
Knowledge of cloud-based analytics tools

This is an exciting and unique opportunity to join a growing and successful business where you will be able to make a direct and vast impact on the success of the business. My client also offer excellent benefits, a cohesive and collaborative working environment and the ability to expedite your career.

This role would ideally be based in San Francisco but there is also an option for Washington, DC.

Lawrence Harvey is acting as an employment agency in regards to this position.
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