Jobcase, Inc.: Senior Data Engineer
201 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02139

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One of the Boston area's fastest growing technology companies, Jobcase is the only social media site dedicated to empowering the world’s workforce. Jobcase is a social media platform that connects our 100 million+ members to each other and potential employers.

As a data engineer, you’ll be responsible for designing, building, and maintaining the data systems that make possible our scale and rapid growth – a data lake, 50+TB data warehouse, ETL jobs, and technologies and tools to build and maintain them. You’ll be our first data engineering specialist in a broader engineering team, leading decision-making about data technologies and how we use them.

What you'll be doing here:

  • Evolve our data architecture to better support data-driven decisions at all levels of the company
  • Define and choose requirements in collaboration with business and engineering leaders, proposing partial solutions, discussing tradeoffs, and reframing needs where appropriate
  • Build strong relationships with technical colleagues to be able to drive architecture and systems decisions with little oversight and to integrate data management across systems
  • Troubleshoot scaling issues and system problems, and contribute to overall security,availability, and disaster recovery planning


About you and your skills:

  • Experience designing, redesigning, and building multiple distributed architectures for storage as well as batch and real-time processing
  • Experience with Amazon AWS technologies such as RDS, Aurora, Redshift, EMR, Athena, Glue, Kinesis; with the Spark ecosystem; and with learning and applying new technologies
  • Well-informed opinions about what ETL should be maintained in hand-written code vs built with ETL tools, as well as what should be maintained centrally vs by distributed teams
  • Degree in computer science, information systems, analytics, or other technical field,or equivalent experience


About Jobcase:

  • Affiliated partner of MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, CSAIL
  • 100% medical and dental coverage
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401k
  • Gym membership
  • Boston Business Journal Best Place to Work every year since our launch in 2015
Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Ashley Waterman
Content Management

"Sometimes, you just know when a place feels right.  I had that feeling immediately with Jobcase."

Tony Deigh
CTO

"I’m not interested in technology for technology’s sake. I’m interested in technology for what it can do.I think Jobcase is important because we’ve leveraged the power of the Internet to help people communicate and to really make people’s lives better."