About the Role:
We are looking for a Senior Database Engineer to provide strategy and implementation of our new ETL pipeline. We ingest a large amount of data coming from many different sources that need to be transformed and stored daily in order to connect with our proprietary BI tools. There will be a lot of opportunity to provide guidance and best practices around the procedures and processes we use to support the business.This is a senior role, reporting directly to the VP of Technology with a lot of opportunities for career advancement as we grow.
The Senior Database Engineer will be responsible for the strategy and implementation of our new ETL pipeline. There are nearly 100 sources of data ranging from APIs to files in varying formats: CSV, JSON and text files. Ingestion is daily. This role requires a deep understanding of data pipeline architecture that is stable and scalable. This also includes maintenance, testing and monitoring.
Qualifications and Experience:
Bachelor's degree (information technology or related field preferred) or equivalent experience
8+ years’ experience as a Database Engineer or DBA with Postgres or MySQL
3+ years experience with Python or similar engineering languages
Expertise in data analytics
Strong experience with data science concepts
Strong experience with AWS RDS, Athena and Redshift
Experience integrating 3rd party BI tools like Looker or Sisense
Experience with BigData technologies like Hadoop or Kafka
Experience with DevOps to support a data pipeline strategy is a plus
AdTech experience a plus