Junior – Mid Data Engineer – REF 253 – 04

Full Time, Permanent
Bucharest, Remote, Romania

Purpose of the Role

The Data Engineer will support the development and maintenance of scalable data stores that supply the machine learning efforts. Will work closely with our software developers, data analysts on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout the product.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain data pipelines using Python 
  • Troubleshoot data quality issues and perform the necessary fixes/backfills
  • Work  with data scientists and BI analysts to understand data models and data ingestion requirements
  • Enhance the codebase to fix bugs, and add and document features
  • Write PostgreSQL scripts
  • Participation and collaboration in daily scrum meetings, sprint planning, review and retrospective meetings

Required Experience & Knowledge

  • At least 2 years of experience with in one or more programming languages, especially Python
  • Previous work with algorithms and data structures, understanding of data integration patterns between distributed systems
  • Knowledge of relational and non-relational databases – PostgreSQL preferable
  • Exposure to working in an Agile based environment and with Atlassian (Jira, Confluence) and remote collaboration tools: Slack, Google sheets
  • Good technical and troubleshooting techniques

Advantage

  • Experience working with messy data, building data pipelines and automation activities
  • Scripting interaction with Json, CSV, XML
  • Scrapy experience is nice to have as well

Skills and Attributes

  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated, curious person with good time management skills
  • Ability to learn technical concepts and communicate with multiple functional groups
  • Team up with the professionals in a multicultural virtual work environment
  • Strong troubleshooting skills and high attention to detail

Required Education & Qualifications

  • Fluency in English (both written and spoken) is a must
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science, related degree or prior work experience

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