Lead Data Engineer

DataKitchen has an excellent opportunity for a Lead Data Engineer or Customer Success professional to be part of an exciting, growing company delivering a cloud-based DataOps Solution! We are leading the DataOps movement, making it possible for enterprise data teams to turn data into true business value. DataKitchen was honored as 2019 Gartner Cool Vendor and a CRN Big Data “Start-Up to Watch” in 2020. Our company is profitable, rapidly growing and stock will be part of the package.

Day to Day

  • Architect, develop, code, and maintain data pipelines utilizing our DataOps SaaS platform in conjunction with the tools we love (SQL, Python, Docker)
  • Write Amazon Redshift SQL and leverage other AWS products such as S3, Lambda, Spectrum, and Glacier to transform raw data into analytic assets 
  • Lead a team of 2-3 data engineers
  • Serve as a client lead, interfacing directly with customers (data analysts, project managers, technical staff)
  • Run with open-ended requirements to mockup features, iterating and improving design and code
  • Maintain transparency through Jira ticketing and Confluence documentation
  • Work in an agile working environment: weekly sprints, daily scrums

Desired Tools and Experience

  • 8+ years of hands-on data engineering experience
  • MS in a quantitative field (Computer Science, preferred)
  • Deep understanding of database design, warehousing, normalization, and star schemas
  • Experience with cloud database architecture (AWS, Snowflake, Google Cloud)
  • Solid experience with at least one object-oriented programming language, preferably Python
  • Strength communicating technical details, at both a high level and very detailed
  • Knowledge of Commercial Pharmaceutical / Life Sciences data sets (NPP, DDD, Xponent, Plantrak, SPP, Symphony, IQVIA)
  • Your time will be split between managing and coding

Why You Should Work at DataKitchen

DataKitchen has a culture of trust and transparency. As a Data Engineer at DataKitchen, you will own and take responsibility for the work you do. We pride ourselves on being collaborative amongst the team and with our customers. We are always asking “Is there a better way we can do this?”, refactoring and building on what we have done as a team.

We follow agile development practices while embracing our errors and falling forward. We hire the best and brightest and give everyone the opportunity to contribute to the growth of the company.

 

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Company benefits include health and dental insurance, short and long-term disability insurance, life and AD&D insurance, 401(k) with company match, incentive stock options, open paid time off policy, and the benefits of working at the CIC including a well-stocked kitchen and other amenities (if you are local and when we are back in the office). DataKitchen is profitable and self-funded.

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