Data Engineer

Software Engineering - Winnipeg Winnipeg, MB


As a member of our data team, you will be responsible for design and implementation of infrastructure components and software for systems that power Skip’s Business Intelligence and Machine Learning applications. Your experience with cloud infrastructure and big data provides you with the background to quickly implement changes. Your experience in data management and SQL allows you to contribute to the expanding expertise of the team and keep data components current as product feature change.

What you'll be doing: 

  • Implementing a scalable system for managing data flows at SkipTheDishes
  • Creating data pipeline components and semantic models to accommodate changes in source systems and new business requirements
  • Acting as a technical resource and contributing to overall solution design
  • Supporting production data systems in a fast-paced business environment
  • Trace through core system source code to identify how and when data are created and used in order to ensure accurate interpretation by non-technical data users
What will help you succeed: 
  • Computer science or software engineering degree
  • Experience working with both large and real-time data
  • Mastery of SQL development and performance tuning
  • Experience working with tools, languages and protocols such as Kinesis, PySpark, Redshift, and/or columnar databases
  • Familiarity with Tableau, or other BI tools and/or data infrastructure

What it’s like to work at Skip:

  • A fast paced and ambitious work environment
  • Exposure to leading-edge technology
  • Advancement opportunities for high contributors
  • Merit-based compensation & benefits
  • Collaboration with talented team members focused on driving Skip’s initiatives forward
  • Casual dress attire, we focus on results, not wearing suits
  • Prime work location in the heart of Winnipeg: The Historical Exchange District