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SecurityScorecard

Senior Data Engineer, Analytics - Remote North America

Remote 🙌

06 November, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • spark
  • sql
  • data

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Health insurance
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Flexible spending account
  • 401(k)
  • Stocked kitchen
  • Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Healthy snacks
  • Education benefits
  • Health care
  • Unlimited pto
  • Education stipend

To sum it up...

Build a meaningful analytics platform that informs companies of their security risk

Role overview

About Us

The SecurityScorecard ratings platform helps enterprises across the globe manage the cyber security posture of their vendors. Our SaaS products have created a new category of enterprise software and our culture has helped us be recognized as one of the 10 hottest SaaS startups in NY for two years in a row. Our investors include both Sequoia and Google Ventures. We are scaling quickly but are ever mindful of our people and products as we grow.

Position Summary

The Senior Data Analytics Engineer will build meaningful analytics that inform companies of security risk. You will be working closely with our Data Science team, implementing algorithms and managing the analytic pipeline. We have over 1 PB of data, so the ideal candidate will have experience processing and querying large amounts of data.  

Responsibilities

  • Manage the analytic pipeline using Spark, Hadoop, etc 
  • Leverage cutting-edge technologies to support new and existing and services and processes.
  • Quickly and efficiently design and implement in an agile environment
  • Work with other team members to implement consistent architecture
  • Drive projects through all stages of development
  • Actively share knowledge and responsibility with other team members and teams
  • Improve the effective output of the engineering team by managing quality, and identifying inconsistencies. 

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree (CS, EE or Math preferred) or equivalent work experience as well as interest in a fast paced, complex environment.
  • 5+ years of experience Scala or another functional language experience in a commercial environment (highly preferred)
  • 3+ Experience with Spark, and the Hadoop ecosystem and similar frameworks
  • Familiarity with various tools such as AWS and Docker and an instinct for automation
  • Expert in SQL
  • Strong understanding of Software Architecture principles and patterns.
  • Experience working with 3rd party software and libraries, including open source
  • Experience with Postgres

Traits:

  • Quick-thinker who takes ownership and pride in their work
  • A commitment and drive for excellence and continual improvement 
  • A strong sense of adventure, excitement and enthusiasm.
  • Excellent systems analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills

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
  • 50-249

SecurityScorecard is an information security company that rates cybersecurity postures of corporate entities through the scored analysis of cyber threat intelligence signals for the purposes of third party management and IT risk management.

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  • Flexible Spending Account
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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time
Sponsorship offered
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • spark
  • sql
  • data

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Health insurance
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Flexible spending account
  • 401(k)
  • Stocked kitchen
  • Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Healthy snacks
  • Education benefits
  • Health care
  • Unlimited pto
  • Education stipend

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