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Director of Data Engineering
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Canada • Remote
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
Quality Assurance (QA)
  • You have 10+ years of experience in software engineering, working in data ingestion pipeline, search engineering and/or machine learning
  • Proven experience with building, coaching, and leading high-performing engineering teams
  • You've set up and managed data pipelines to ingest 3rd party data, clean and normalize it, and use machine learning techniques to match it to existing internal data
  • We're currently using Databricks, so some familiarity with that would be nice, but isn't required. Knowledge of similar tools (Snowflake, Redshift, BigQuery, etc) is also totally fine
  • You're familiar with basic search ranking techniques and algorithms. You've managed an Elasticsearch and/or AWS OpenSearch cluster
  • You're comfortable with machine learning QA/eval tools and techniques
  • You know your way around a Jupyter Notebook
  • You have experience working with large, multi-terabyte datasets and are comfortable with high-scale data ingestion, transformation, analysis, and prediction tools
  • You take pride in delivering exceptionally high quality in terms of data accuracy, performance, and reliability
  • You're eager to contribute your ideas and experiences to help Affinity continuously improve as a product and company
  • Work with the product organization and company leadership to create a vision for how to best leverage technology to help our customers get access to the data they need in a way that is valuable, flexible, and user-friendly
  • Build Affinity's core data ingestion pipeline which will ingest data on organizations and people from a wide variety of 3rd party data sources. Data then needs to be cleaned and matched to our existing internal data
  • Build out and manage Affinity's search stack
  • Build out relationship intelligence tools to help our customers leverage the value of their existing relationships and understand how to best grow their networks to meet their goals
  • Drive complex technical, architecture, design, and product discussions
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience managing managers
  • Experience using Databricks
  • Experience with Elasticsearch, AWS, Kubernetes, Postgres, or Ruby

201-500 employees

CRM intelligence platform
Company Overview
Affinity's mission is to create a world where anyone can cultivate and fully harness their network to succeed. The company has created a platform that structures and analyzes millions of data points across emails, calendars, and third-party sources to offer users the tools they need to automatically manage their most valuable relationships, prioritize important connections, and discover untapped opportunities.
  • Daily lunches
  • Commuter passes
  • Flexible PTO
  • Free events
  • Health insurance
Company Core Values
  • We are playmakers
  • We are obsessed with learning
  • We care personally
  • We take pride in what we do
  • We are radically open-minded