Full-Time

Senior Data Engineer

Posted on 5/28/2024

Faire

Faire

1,001-5,000 employees

Online wholesale marketplace for independent retailers

Data & Analytics
Consulting
AI & Machine Learning
Real Estate
Consumer Goods

Senior

Toronto, ON, Canada

Required Skills
Python
Airflow
Git
SQL
Java
Tableau
Looker
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Over 3+ years of Software Engineering + Data Engineering expertise.
  • Demonstrated communication skills with a history of initiating and steering successful projects.
  • Hands-on development experience in at least one object-oriented language, Python or Java.
  • Expert SQL proficiency with proven competencies in designing well-architected data models, optimizing query performance, and documenting code.
  • Experience and strong knowledge of data warehousing concepts, big data technologies, and analytics platforms.
  • Experience implementing and owning enterprise BI tooling (Looker, Tableau, or similar visualization/dashboarding tool).
  • Experience working with DBT or similar analytics workflow tools, as well as airflow and git workflows
  • Project management experience.
  • Holds a BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Math, Physics, or a related technical field.
Responsibilities
  • Architect Robust Data Pipelines: Design and implement highly reliable, scalable, and performant data pipelines (ETL/ELT) to process structured and semi-structured data from diverse sources into our data lake and data warehouse.
  • Champion Data Quality: Develop and enforce data quality standards, implement monitoring, and proactively troubleshoot data integrity issues.
  • Contribute to Data Infrastructure Quality: Participate in testing, code reviews, and using tools like CI/CD to help the team build reliable and scalable data pipelines.
  • Collaborate Cross-Functionally: Work closely with data scientists, analysts, product managers, and software engineers to translate business requirements into effective data solutions on marketplace quality, pricing parity & catalog completeness.
  • Mentor and Guide: Provide technical leadership and mentorship to junior data engineers/co-op interns, fostering a data-driven engineering culture.

Faire provides an online wholesale marketplace that empowers independent retailers with technology-driven solutions, including data analysis and machine learning. These tools enhance product discovery and sales efficiency, enabling retailers to compete more effectively on a global scale. By prioritizing technological advancement and data-driven strategies, this company fosters a culture of innovation and continuous improvement, which makes it a stimulating workplace for those passionate about leveraging technology to solve real-world business challenges.

Company Stage

Series G

Total Funding

$1.7B

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

16%

Benefits

Time off

Parental leave

Daily mindfulness

Annual learning grant

Thoughtfully designed spaces

Fitness & wellbeing benefits

Mental health benefits

Charitable matching

Career planning

INACTIVE