Data Engineer

Location: San Francisco , California, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 14.JUN.2019


DATA ENGINEERAbout (are looking to revolutionize the trillion dollar global trade space. We are building a powerful and versatile p...


DATA ENGINEERAbout (are looking to revolutionize the trillion dollar global trade space. We are building a powerful and versatile platform that will enable Global supply chains to connect through the cloud tapping into artificial intelligence/microservices technologies.Our first to market and innovative approach to solve multi-billion dollar logistics problems is utilized by leading freight forwarders, logistics, manufacturing and retailers through our easy to use cutting edge applications which gives major stakeholders in global trade the ability to cost effectively facilitate through the extremely cumbersome, time consuming and very expensive supply chain process.Slync was one of the startups in the Foundry.We are headquartered in San is looking for a Data Engineer with 3+ years of experience to join our quickly growing team in San Francisco! As an early engineer, you will receive outstanding equity, along with a very solid comp package, which includes great benefits. We are located in a beautiful downtown location, only a block from the Ferry Building. Close to BART, Caltrain and great places to eat!You will work with ex-Salesforce engineers who were vital in building some of their top products and systems. You will learn some of the most cutting edge technologies in this innovative space from top engineers, where your work will be implemented as part of a growing product that will have an immediate impact in the growth of the companyResponsibilitiesDesign, build, and integrate new cutting edge databases and data warehouses, develop new data schemas and figure out new innovative ways of storing, integrating, and representing our data.Research, architect, build, and test robust, highly available and massively scalable systems, software, and services.Contribute to the core design of data architecture, data models and schemas, and implementation plan.Optimize and execute on requests to pull, analyze, interpret and visualize data.Design and develop new framework and automation tools to enable teams to consume and understand data faster.Write well-tested, production ready code in Python, Go, and/or SQL.Improve the efficiency, reliability, and latency of our data system.Create automated, highly reliable data pipelines.Test all code written and ensure production readiness before shipping.You have a high sense of urgency to deliver projects as well as troubleshoot and fix data queries/ issues.You are always on the lookout to automate and improve existing data processes for quicker turnaround and high productivity.Use your expert coding skills across a number of languages like SQL, Python and Java on data integration.Will run ETL processes on large scale sensitive datasets.RequirementsB.S. or above in Computer Science or a related field with 3+ years experience in data driven technology.Experience with building scalable and reliable data pipelines using Big Data engine technologies like Spark, AWS EMR, Redshift, etc.Development experience on GCP platform/ tools and/ or alternate cloud platforms like AWS is highly desirable.3+ years writing complicated database SQL queries (Oracle, PostgresQL, Hive, etc).3+ years of Python or Ruby programming experience is necessary; Java experience highly desirable.Working experience in Big data/ Hadoop Ecosystem of Tools (Spark, Hive, Pig, MapReduce).Proficient in data modeling and data warehouse concepts.Experience building/ maintaining data pipelines in a data warehouse, data lake environment preferably on a cloud platform.Experience implementing operational best practices such as monitoring, alerting, metadata management.Experience with building scalable and reliable data pipelines using Big Data engine technologies like Spark, AWS EMR, Redshift, etc.Experience with scalable data integration technologies like ETL or Data is excited to offer a full-time role with comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance. We offer pre-tax flexible spending accounts for both health and transportation.Our Awards And MentionsSlync was named "Best in Show" at Transparency '18, a blockchain conference for logistics. Slync is a proud member of the 2018 cohort of the foundry in San Francisco. Check us out in the news! is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals seeking employment at Slync are considered without regards to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status, or any other legally protected category.

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