Senior Data Engineer
Analytics
Posted on 3/27/2024
Fivetran

1,001-5,000 employees

Automates data movement across cloud platforms for efficient ELT processes.
Company Overview
Fivetran stands out as a leading company in the automation of data movement across cloud platforms, providing a reliable service with a 99.9% uptime and self-healing pipelines. The company's culture prioritizes efficiency and high-impact work, as it automates time-consuming elements of the Extract, Load, Transform (ELT) process, freeing data engineers to focus on more critical projects. With a diverse client base including top brands like Autodesk and JetBlue, and a global presence, Fivetran demonstrates industry leadership in facilitating data-driven decisions and business growth.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$889.3M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

Oakland, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

12%

2 year growth

28%
Locations
Oakland, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Redshift
BigQuery
SQL
Data Analysis
Snowflake
CategoriesNew
Data Engineering
Data Management
Data & Analytics
Requirements
  • Deep familiarity with advanced SQL in a modern data warehouse environment (BigQuery, Redshift, Snowflake, etc)
  • An informed, opinionated stance on SQL style, normalization, Kimball, etc.
  • A deep understanding of ERDs, DAGs and ETL/ELT
  • An ability to take end-to-end ownership of data product delivery, from design through implementation
  • A desire to solve problems the RIGHT way, and the ability to clearly articulate WHY to a technical audience
  • Experience writing production code, and debugging and deciphering code written by others
Responsibilities
  • Be the standard-bearer for data quality and efficiency on a high-performance, industry-leading team.
  • Ensure that our analytics warehouse and codebase is designed to support our growing enterprise business reliably, accurately and affordably.
  • Work closely with our fantastic Data Analysts, bringing an informed, opinionated viewpoint to frameworks, tools, templates and code reviews in order to elevate code quality teamwide.
  • Identify opportunities for refactoring existing code; implement the refactoring; and lay the guardrails for fewer refactors in the future.
  • Lead the development and enablement of new tools and technologies to support Fivetran Analytics.
  • Optimize our transformation layer for efficient and effective delivery of business intelligence to stakeholders throughout the organization.