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Senior Big Data Engineer - B2B
Chicago, IL

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Job Description

We are looking for a hardworking Sr. Data Engineer to join our growing Data Engineering team. You will have significant experience in building scalable data platforms that enable business intelligence, analytics, data science and data products. You have strong, hands-on technical expertise in a variety of the newest technologies and the proven ability to fashion robust, scalable solutions. You will work on Glassdoor's next generation products. You have a passion for continuous quality improvement and will be energized by working in a highly energized environment. We work on fun data problems, partner with other engineering teams, data scientists and business stakeholders to deliver end to end solutions.


* Design and develop big data applications using different technologies.
* Develop logical and physical data models for big data platforms.
* Automate workflows using Apache Airflow.
* Write data pipelines using Apache Hive, Apache Spark, Apache Kafka.
* Create solutions on AWS using services such as Lambda and API Gateway.
* Provide ongoing maintenance and enhancements to existing systems, and participate in rotational on-call support.
* Learn our business domain and technology infrastructure quickly and share your knowledge freely and actively with others in the team.

Key Qualifications

* 5+ years of hands-on experience with developing data warehouse solutions and data products.
* 2+ years of hands-on experience developing a distributed data processing platform with Hadoop, Hive or Spark, Airflow or a workflow orchestration solution are required
* 2+ years of hands-on experience in modeling and designing schema for data lakes or for RDBMS platforms.
* Experience with programming languages: Python, Java, Scala, etc.
* Experience with scripting languages: Perl, Shell, etc.
* Practice working with, processing, and managing large data sets (multi TB/PB scale).
* Exposure to test driven development and automated testing frameworks.
* Background in Scrum/Agile development methodologies.
* Capable of delivering on multiple challenging priorities with little supervision.
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* Bachelor's Degree in computer science or equivalent experience.

Nice To Have

* Experience building machine learning pipelines or data products.
* Familiarity with AWS or GCS technologies.
* Be passionate about or have contributed to open sourced engineering projects in the past.

Why Glassdoor?

* Work with purpose - join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
* Glassdoor gives back! Glassdoor is a Pledge 1% member; all employees receive 3 paid volunteer days per year
* 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage; 80% dependent coverage
* Long Term Incentive Plan
* Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
* Your choice between Mac or PC

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

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