Senior Data Engineer
The world’s most popular platform for creating, publishing and playing games is looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join their team. Their platform allows users to not only play games, but also create, publish and and share them with massive audiences. They even allow users to sell and monetize their creations. Pre-IPO! They are changing the way that young users immerse themselves in the gaming industry and learn skills in coding and architecture. With over 12 million active users, your work will have a large reach!
As a Data Engineer, you will be working on their Search and Discovery team. They are working on projects involving fraud, spam, and recommendations. This is a new team with a ton of work ahead of them. The team integrates with NLP algorthims and Big Data. So you should have experience in Hadoop and Spark. Any experience with ML or NLP is a huge plus!
You will enjoy perks like free lunches, commuter benefits and flexible scheduling while working with a strong cross-functional team. Ideal candidates will be interested in complex, consumer facing products and have a strong passion for the gaming industry.
Required Skills & Experience
- 2+ years of Data Engineering experience
- 5+ years of professional software development experience
- Big data experience (Hadoop, Spark, Hive)
- BS or higher in Computer Science
Desired Skills & Experience
- ML or NLP product experience
- Search or recommendation product experience
- 75% Big Data
- 25% Python
- 100% Hands On
You will receive the following benefits:
- Health Care
- Free lunches
- Commuter benefits
- Pre-IPO stock
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.
This position does not offer sponsorship.
Workbridge Associates, part of the Motion Recruitment network, provides IT Staffing Solutions (Contract, Contract-to-Hire, and Direct Hire) across 11 major North American markets. Our unique expertise in today’s highest demand tech skill sets, paired with our deep networks and knowledge of our local technology markets, results in an exemplary track record with candidates and clients.