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Full-Time

Data Engineer

6 month contract

Posted on 7/4/2024

Kobo

Kobo

501-1,000 employees

Provides eReaders and digital reading apps

Senior

Toronto, ON, Canada

Category
Data Engineering
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Bash
Microsoft Azure
Python
Airflow
Git
SQL
AWS
Pandas
REST APIs
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Advanced experience with Python and SQL
  • Experience with dbt / DataForm
  • Experience with RabbitMQ and Kubernetes
  • Experience working in hybrid environments (GCP / Azure / AWS & on-prem)
  • Experience working with REST APIs and Python data tools (Pandas/SQLAlchemy)
  • Experience building ETL and data pipelines with an orchestration tool (Airflow/Dagster/Prefect)
  • Experience with an IaC tool (Terraform)
  • Comfortable with using a terminal/ssh /Powershell/Bash, code versioning, branching / git
  • Experience managing a project backlog and working cross-functionally with multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to work effectively on a self-organizing team with minimal supervision
  • Initiative in communicating with co-workers, asking questions and learning
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
Responsibilities
  • Create & document efficient data pipelines (ETL/ELT)
  • Write and optimize complex transformation operations on large data sets
  • Communicate with business to transform datasets and map them to business-friendly datasets
  • Work with other teams to gather requirements and enable access to curated datasets
  • Design and implement data retrieval, storage, and transformation systems at scale
  • Implement data lineage, data governance, and data quality practices
  • Create tooling to help with day-to-day tasks
  • Ensure data quality from end-to-end
  • Introduce new tools and technologies to teammates through research and POCs

Rakuten Kobo Inc., a leading player in digital reading technology, provides a sophisticated ecosystem for seamless access to ebooks across various devices through its range of eReaders and Kobo App. This company is ideal for individuals passionate about transforming and enhancing the global reading experience, offering a highly collaborative environment that supports over 30 million users worldwide. Employees can thrive on opportunities to interact with cutting-edge technology while contributing to an expansive digital library that enriches both the accessibility and enjoyment of reading.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$395.9M

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Founded

2009

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

28%
INACTIVE