Senior Data Engineer at Jobcase, Inc.

| Cambridge
Sorry, this job was removed at 11:11 a.m. (EST) on Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Find out who's hiring in Boston.
See all Data + Analytics jobs in Boston
One of the Boston area's fastest growing technology companies, Jobcase is the only social media site dedicated to empowering the world’s workforce. Jobcase is a social media platform that connects our 100 million+ members to each other and potential employers.
As a data engineer, you’ll be responsible for designing, building, and maintaining the data systems that make possible our scale and rapid growth – a data lake, 50+TB data warehouse, data pipelines and ETL jobs, and all the technologies and tools to build and maintain them. You’ll be our first data engineering specialist in a broader engineering team, leading decision-making about data
technologies and how we use them. You’ll work closely with colleagues in business, product, engineering, and machine learning roles.

What you'll be doing here

  • Evolve our data architecture to better support data-driven decisions at all levels of the company
  • Define and choose requirements in collaboration with business and technical leaders, proposing partial solutions, discussing tradeoffs, and reframing needs where appropriate
  • Build strong relationships with technical colleagues to be able to drive architecture and systems decisions with little oversight and to integrate data management across systems
  • Troubleshoot scaling issues and system problems, and contribute to overall security, availability, and disaster recovery planning

About you and your skills

  • Experience designing, redesigning, and building multiple distributed architectures for storage and for batch and real-time processing
  • Experience with Amazon AWS technologies such as RDS, Aurora, Redshift, EMR, Athena, Glue, Kinesis, managed Kafka; with the Spark ecosystem; and with learning and applying new technologies
  • Well-informed opinions about what data pipelines and ETL should be maintained in hand-written code vs built with tools, as well as what should be maintained centrally vs by distributed teams
  • Degree in computer science, information systems, analytics, or other technical field, or other equivalent experience

About Jobcase

  • Affiliated partner of MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, CSAIL
  • 100% medical and dental coverage
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401K
  • Gym membership
  • Boston Business Journal best place to work every year since our launch in 2015

Read Full Job Description
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • ReactLibraries


201 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139

What are Jobcase, Inc. Perks + Benefits

Jobcase, Inc. Benefits Overview

Affiliated partner of MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, CSAIL
100% medical and dental coverage
Commuter benefits
Unlimited PTO
Gym membership
Boston Business Journal Best Place to Work every year since our launch in 2015

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Eat lunch together
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Company sponsored family events
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged