Director of Data Engineering

Director of Data Engineering

Job Title: Director of Data Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Salary: US$160000 - US$200000 per annum + Bonus, + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: JR-DDE-NYC_1571941570
Contact Name: John Rivera
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 24, 2019 19:26

Job Description

Lawrence Harvey are currently partnered with one of the leading Real Estate firms in the world. With offices globally, they are looking to build out the Data Engineering division here in New York.

As the industry leader they are constantly on the forefront of integrating technological advances and industry insights to create the winning formula.

As a Director of Data Engineering you will be tasked with the re-engineering of the entire data environment, building out a data processing and analytics platform, whilst collaborating with Data Scientists, Stakeholders and Clients.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Build Analytics tools that will be used by a variety of internal teams including Leadership and Sales.
  • Design an infrastructure that can be scaled to suit any situation.
  • Build, Deploy and Maintain a Data Pipeline


  • An extensive background within Data Engineering
  • Experience with the "Big Data Stack" (Hadoop, Kafka, Spark Etc)
  • A background in Databases (SQL and NoSQL)
  • Experience with a variety of Amazon Web Services (AWS EC2, AWS Redshift, AWS EMR)
  • Proven abilities to work with Pipeline and workflow management tools (Airflow or Luigi is preferred).
  • Python skills

If you have an Analytical mindset and desire to advance your career, please apply accordingly or send an up to date resume to:

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