Staff Data Engineer

Data Analytics Greater Detroit Area, Michigan Remote

**This position is currently a temporary work from home/remote position. You must be willing to relocate to Ann Arbor, MI USA once COVID policies/restrictions are lifted.


umlaut is a 4500+ people strong global full-service cross industry end-to-end partner that applies its deep-running interdisciplinary, collaborative advisory and fulfilment capabilities to change its clients fortunes for the better and - on top of that - add value, quality and focus to their organisations and produce.

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  • Build state-of-art data distribution, storage and analysis platforms powering experiences for internal and external customers
  • Lead design, manage, and scale our real-time and historical data pipelines to enable our fleet to operate and facilitate continuous development of our system
  • Design data models for optimal storage and retrieval meeting requirements of stakeholders with different needs
  • Define, build, and expand libraries and APIs for managing, searching, and analyzing vehicle datasets with internal and external partners
  • Research, pilot, evangelize and operationalize modern data technologies and industry best practices
  • Mentor and coach junior team members to instill best practices


  • B.S. Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or an equivalent degree and 7+ years of industry experience. M.S. Degree is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with distributed technology such as Kafka, Spark, Spark Streaming, Storm, Flink, Cassandra
  • Strong working knowledge of data structures and algorithms
  • Mastery of an object-oriented programming language, such as C++, Python, or Java
  • Experience building and managing large-scale data-processing pipelines in a cloud environment is a plus
  • Working knowledge of telemetry systems and real-time data processing is a plus.
  • Excellent attention to detail and rigorous testing methodology
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and team leading abilities
  • Experience with robotics, automotive engineering, or start-ups is not required

top 5 reasöns

  1. An entrepreneurial environment with immediate responsibility and a chance to make a difference from the word go
  2. Innovative projects with big name clients and exposure to future, cutting edge technologies
  3. Unlimited individual growth opportunities and the ability to create a personalised career path
  4. Access to a global network with opportunities to live and work abroad
  5. All the support, training and coaching you need to further your career
  • +X. A team spirit and family-like culture as exciting and colourful as our gradient coloured coffee marshmallows