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Formation

Senior Data Engineer

Remote 🙌

24 October, 2019

Salary

$120K - 170K + Equity

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • spark
  • scala
  • haskell
  • data

Benefits & perks

  • Remote working
  • Flexible working
  • Generous pto
  • Team lunches
  • Full healthcare coverage
  • Stock options
  • Casual dress
  • Company outings
  • Training
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Coffee
  • Healthy snacks
  • Gym memberships
  • Health care
  • Bonus

To sum it up...

Distilling complex customer data using Scala

Role overview

Who are we?

Our platform processes giant event streams of all kinds, identifying patterns, trends and opportunities to intervene and improve processes, aided by machine learning 🤖. Our vision will change the way people engage across multiple industries, be it retail, finance, or healthcare 🤝.

We engage individuals with unique, multi-step experiences that bridge their motivations to goals. We connect with them through their preferred modes of communication - including mobile, email, web, and in person - to create a seamless journey.  

What we are looking for:

We are seeking data engineers to help develop our flagship product. We share your passion for using data to solve complex problems. You understand that legacy code is the work you did yesterday. You'll work in small, self-sufficient teams with a common goal: deliver excellent software anchored in an agile culture of quality, delivery, and innovation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Architect and develop a framework to automate ingestion and integration of structured data from a wide variety of enterprise data sources
  • Architect and develop data pipeline components and integrate them with the Formation Platform
  • Scale pipelines to meet performance requirements
  • Provide leadership to senior and junior Data Engineers
  • Architect and design data quality monitoring and automated data cleaning
  • Responsible for technical direction of the team

Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • 3+ years of experience with building scalable and reliable data pipelines using Big Data engine technologies like Spark, AWS EMR, Redshift, etc.
  • 3+ years of experience with scalable data integration technologies like ETL or Data Virtualization
  • Experience with cloud technologies such as AWS or Google Cloud

Bonus Points:

  • SaaS Experience
  • Significant experience writing the functional side of Scala

Location

San Francisco, in northern California, is well known for being a tech haven. However, as one of the most visited cities in the world, it’s also a center of cultural and there’s a strong counter culture sensibility that’s always been an essential part of the city. San Francisco has one of the most prominent LGBT communities in the world, and is one of the most important in the history of LGBT rights and activism.

The economy of San Francisco is influenced by household tech companies such as Salesforce.com, Reddit, Dropbox, Airbnb, Yelp, Uber, Lyft, etc. The third quarter of 2017, saw $4.177 billion in funding for companies in San Francisco and the North Bay Area. An hour south of the city is “Silicon Valley” which homes Apple, Facebook, Google and Palantir.

Known for its year-round fog, iconic Golden Gate Bridge, cable cars and colorful Victorian houses. It’s also the home of the famous Alcatraz Island, site of the notorious former prisoner Al Capone.

Did you know...

  • The average salary for a Software Engineer in San Francisco is $134,000
  • San Francisco has 3% unemployment rate
  • 50-249
  • San Francisco, CA, US

Formation distills complex customer data into uniquely tailored experiences; we orchestrate physical and digital exchanges into one seamless journey. Our business is building lasting, trusted relationships between people and brands—and making it look easy. The Formation platform combines powerful AI decisioning with highly flexible experience constructs designed to change customer behavior. This unique approach is setting new standards in hyper-personalization. We're already reaching millions of people a day, and we're just getting started. Our founding leadership is equal parts business, design, and engineering—because we believe differing perspectives + passionate discourse achieve the greatest outcomes. We are collectively talented, but also humble. We give our whole selves. We love learning new things. Also, we are thrilled to be named one of the Top 50 startups by LinkedIn! Every member of our team makes Formation a special place to work and grow. Come join us and see for yourself! We are an equal-opportunity employer, and strive to make hiring decisions that reflect that. If you're up for the challenge of a lifetime, we're looking for outstanding talent to join our team.

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  • Series A
  • go
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  • AWS
  • Code Quality
  • Generous PTO
  • Team Lunches
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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

$120K - 170K + Equity

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • spark
  • scala
  • haskell
  • data

Benefits & perks

  • Remote working
  • Flexible working
  • Generous pto
  • Team lunches
  • Full healthcare coverage
  • Stock options
  • Casual dress
  • Company outings
  • Training
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Coffee
  • Healthy snacks
  • Gym memberships
  • Health care
  • Bonus

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