Inflection is seeking a Senior Data Engineer to join our data team and to support the continued development of our data pipeline - from acquisition of raw data, processing data with advanced distributed technologies, cleaning process and indexing automation, quality verification, to the delivery targeting a number of our applications.
We work with billions of records and terabytes of data and need someone who is comfortable at that scale and can design, build and maintain a high performance data pipeline. The ideal candidate has a track record of collaborating with data scientists and software engineers.
If you are excited about the opportunity to join a rapidly growing organization built on strong core values, this role may be right for you!Inflection and its product GoodHire are recognized leaders in employment screening and rated #1 by G2. Our high standards for better background checks have won the trust of more than 80,000 employers, large and small. Driven to exceed customer expectations, we’ve set the bar high for speed and accuracy with fast turnaround times and low dispute rates.
Customers love our platform’s intuitive workflows, built-in compliance tools, and user-friendly candidate experience. Plus, our unique blend of Silicon Valley tech and Heartland service provides a delightful experience for both employers and candidates.
Since 2006, Inflection has built the tools needed to facilitate trust and safety in online/offline interactions, workplaces, and communities by collecting, organizing, and providing access to digital people data. Through our work, we’re helping the Internet realize its amazing potential of bringing people together.
YOU LOVE DATA AND EMBRACE THE CHALLENGE OF BUILDING EFFICIENT DATA PIPELINES AT SCALE, AND WILL:
Solve problems with large amount of data using advanced data science and engineering technologies in support of trust and safety products for the sharing economy and on-demand marketplaces
Proactively contribute to product and technology initiatives, applying creativity, drive and vision
Explore and adopt new technologies to improve quality and performance of our data infrastructure
Communicate and collaborate effectively with other teams including product management, data scientists, software engineering and QA
Apply a practical and can-do approach to developing solutions in our fluid and fast-paced environment
YOU’VE GOT SKILL:
Strong experience in the design, implementation, deployment and automation of big data pipelines with billions of records and terabytes of data
Abundant experience in data engineering using distributed data processing technologies such as Spark and Hadoop
A track record programming data applications from scratch and integrate from other libraries with Python, Scala or Java
Ability to wrangle data with SQL; familiarity with tasks from optimizing queries with execution plans to adding data shards and partitions
Background working with large scale SQL and NoSQL data storesStrong working experience with AWS data stack (S3, EMR, ElasticSearch, DataPipline, Redshift, DynamoDB)
Experience working in Continuous Integration environment with Github, JIRA and tools such as Teamcity and Octopus
INFLECTION BENEFITS INCLUDE:
Innovative, high growth products that customers loveCompetitive compensation including equity optionsComprehensive insurance benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
Track record of promoting and hiring internallyStartup environment with big opportunities for impact
High energy team with mix of experienced entrepreneurs, talented engineers, and successful Silicon Valley veterans
Learning and Development funds to enhance and learn new skillsDiversity and Inclusion program
3 paid days per year to volunteer with nonprofit organizations of your choosing
Ability to dress casually and work from the comfort of your home
YOU BELIEVE WORK IS ABOUT MORE THAN JUST THE BOTTOM LINE
We don’t want to just be good at what we do; we want to be good for the world. We’ve met rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. We care about all stakeholders, including customers, employees, and the community.