Data Platform Engineer
Posted on 4/4/2023
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
Data Analysis
Development Operations (DevOps)
  • 5+ years of professional experience as a software engineer, data engineer, or DevOps engineer
  • Experience with Kafka required
  • Deep knowledge of go or Kafka Streams apps (including Java/the JVM) a plus
  • Experience with test-driven development and the use of testing frameworks
  • Strong communication skills, specifically giving/receiving constructive feedback in a collaborative setting
  • Lead the design and deployment of data pipelines that power our real time data ingestion services
  • Make recommendations to ensure sufficient metrics are collected to create alerts with every new feature release
  • Thinking creatively about attack vectors, possible failures, and disaster scenarios, modeling them in reproducible test environments, and developing fixes
  • Implementing resilient distributed systems to achieve extremely high reliability in a variety of blockchain environments
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with real-time analytics databases, such as, Apache Pinot, Druid, ClickHouse, or Rockset is a plus
  • Experience with OLAP technologies, such as, Presto/Trino, Spark, Hadoop, Athena, or BigQuery is a plus
  • Experience administering Kafka Connect, Confluent Platform, and/or Kubernetes is a plus
  • Experience in Golang or any other strongly-typed programming language
  • Experience in blockchain and other Web 3.0 technologies
  • Experience working with a globally distributed team

201-500 employees

Open-source, data-enabled blockchain solutions
Company Overview
Chainlink provides reliable tamper-proof inputs and outputs for complex smart contracts on any blockchain. Chainlinks provide a reliable connection to external data, that is provably secure end-to-end.
Company Core Values
  • Being part of an idea meritocracy: We take ownership in the work we do and value real impact. There are no limits to what you can get involved in.
  • An open-source software ethos: We’re driven by creating a public good. What we build is by everyone, for everyone.
  • Being immersed in excellence: We hold ourselves to the highest standards—for our teams, our product, and our position in the ecosystem.
  • Building a world changing product: Smart contracts are redefining major industries, and we’re at the forefront of this global shift.
  • Being part of a high growth startup: Experience rapid personal and professional growth by accessing a broad scope of work and exceptional mentorship.
  • Autonomous, remote & flexible work: We’re a remote-first workplace that values autonomy, flexibility, and results.