Data Engineer

New York / permanent /

Gina Davies-Veness
+1 (646) 844 - 5743

Data Engineer

Our partnered firm are looking for a strong generalist that enjoys solving complex data processing problems at scale, and writing robust software. You’ll spend your time building reliable, scalable data pipelines and services, geared toward empowering our team of data scientists and engineers working on problems at the intersection of NLP, time series forecasting, and trend detection. You will have the opportunity to contribute in all phases of the dev lifecycle – from suggesting the use of emerging technologies and rapid prototyping solutions, to maintaining and upgrading existing complex architecture.


  • 4+ years professional experience as a data or software engineer
  • Strong programming skills - specifically in python and SQL - with the ability and desire to optimize both
  • Experience building, optimizing, and monitoring ETLs
  • Strong systems design knowledge; you have a keen sense of how the different parts of a system should interface and scale together

Experience with a couple of the following:

  • Cloud operations and architectures, especially for data-heavy applications - specifically on GCP and with BigQuery
  • Job scheduling & orchestration frameworks - e.g. Jenkins, Luigi, Airflow, message queues etc.
  • Object-Oriented design

Nice to haves:

  • Natural language processing (NLP) experience and confidence manipulating unstructured datasets
  • Interest in machine learning, and experience building ML-driven or algorithmic data products
  • A self-starting, intellectually curious, solutions-oriented mindset 
  • A love for keeping up with current affairs and the latest trends


  • Competitive compensation, including equity in a company with a rapidly growing valuation
  • Excellent health, dental and vision benefits
  • Flexible work from home hours
  • Subsidized gym membership
  • Pet-friendly office