Data Engineer - DataOps

Software Engineering New York, New York

About Your Role:

As a Data Engineer, you will empower users at Dotdash to make data-driven decisions and gain valuable insights into our business.  The DataOps team facilitates the free and open use of data across the organization and encourages data culture through weekly meetings, outreach and technical consulting.  We are a small, passionate team looking for a data geek with a broad skill set and data chops.

About Your Contributions:

  • Build and maintain data integrations
  • Deploy code and machines to AWS to create and improve our existing data tools
  • Curate our Data Lake to constantly improve our user experience
  • Understand scalability issues and adapt systems to evolving user and business needs
  • Find ways to use new and exciting technology to solve engineering challenges

About You:

  • Experience building data integrations with Python, Spark or Java
  • Experience with engineering in the Cloud – preferably on AWS
  • Experience with Hadoop, Hive, Spark and/or AWS EMR
  • Comfortable writing SQL queries to analyze data
  • Proficient in the Linux CLI
  • Ansible, Puppet, Chef experience a plus
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

About Us:

Dotdash's vibrant brands help over 100 million users each month find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. Dotdash is among the fastest-growing publishers online, and its brands are the fastest-growing in their respective categories. Dotdash brands include Verywell, The Spruce, The Balance, Lifewire, ThoughtCo and TripSavvy.