Data Engineer at Leading, Publicly-Traded, Online Gambling Company

Data Engineer


Range: [$140k, $160k] + Bonus Jersey City, NJ Full-time

ETL Public





This opportunity is on-site in Jersey City, New Jersey.

Company Narrative

Confidential talent search for a public company, one of the best-known names in the gambling industry. State-by-state legislation of online gambling is happening quickly and the tech HQ in Jersey City is run like a well-funded startup.

Open Positions: Mid-Level and Senior Data Engineers

We are looking for Mid-Level and Senior Data Engineers to help build the world's best and fastest betting platform. This is an ETL type role, not a data scientist role.

Requirements:

  • Expertise in SQL — handling large datasets and complex data transformations
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience with cloud solutions for Big Data, but we're neutral regarding which cloud. Any of Snowflake, GCP BigQuery, AWS Redshift, or similar would be great.

Nice-to-haves:

  • Experience with data pipelines (e.g. Airflow) and streaming processing (Kafka, Kinesis, Spark Streaming, Flink)
  • Experience with Big Data platforms Apache Spark / Hadoop and Scala
  • Experience with supporting Data Scientists (Machine Learning)
  • Experience mentoring other engineers

Misc

Extremely family-friendly; great benefits. No relocation for this role. No visa processing. You will need to successfully complete a background and drug screen.

Interview Process

There is a daily triage meeting among HR at 9:15-9:30 regarding submitted candidates. The relevant Hiring Manager reviews and okays any CVs to begin the process:

  1. First step is the interview process is a behavioral screen with the head of HR.
  2. Then there is a 30min, remote technical screen; live shared screen coding challenge.
  3. Then there is a 4h onsite (2 behavioral interviews; 2 technical interviews). The behavioral interviews are all STAR - describe Situation that you were in, explain the Task you had to complete, describe the Actions you took to complete the task, and then provide the Result of your efforts.
  4. They then aim for 24h turnaround in offer making

In the interviews, they want people to readily admit what you don’t know - no BS. Anything on the CV is fair game. They want to see customer empathy, product-centric, bias-to-action; people with backbones, who take ownership. If they’re lacking in any of these dimensions they should show being able to make it up in coachability.

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JOB TYPE

Full-time

JOB LOCATION

Jersey City, NJ

ON SITE REQUIRED

Yes

JOB POSTED

September 17, 2019

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