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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary πŸš€

Data Engineer

New York, NY, US

Salary

$100K - 175K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • data engineering
  • spark
  • Scala
  • java

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To sum it up...

Data driven solutions for millions of music fans across the world

Role overview

πŸ“Š You will build data-driven solutions to bring music and digital media experiences to our 100 million active users. πŸ’―

πŸ“ˆ You will take on complex data-related problems using some of the most diverse datasets available β€” user behaviors, acoustical analysis, revenue streams, cultural and contextual data, and other signals across our broad range of mobile and connected platforms. πŸ’²

You will build large-scale batch and real-time data pipelines with data processing frameworks like Scalding , Scio, Storm, Spark and the Google Cloud Platform.

🎡 Above all, your work will impact the way the world experiences music. 🌎


What you'll do

  • Build large-scale batch and real-time data pipelines with data processing frameworks like Scalding, Scio, Storm, Spark and the Google Cloud Platform.
  • Leverage best practices in continuous integration and delivery.
  • Help drive optimization, testing and tooling to improve data quality.
  • Collaborate with other engineers, ML experts and stakeholders, taking learning and leadership opportunities that will arise every single day.
  • Work in cross functional agile teams to continuously experiment, iterate and deliver on new product objectives.

Who you are

  • You know how to work with high volume heterogeneous data, preferably with distributed systems such as Hadoop, BigTable, and Cassandra.
  • You are knowledgeable about data modeling, data access, and data storage techniques.
  • You care about agile software processes, data-driven development, reliability, and responsible experimentation.
  • You understand the value of collaboration within teams

Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York City’s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

$100K - 175K

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • data engineering
  • spark
  • Scala
  • java

Interested in seeing this company work? Contribute to their Open Source.

View All Issues

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