Staff Data Platform Engineer
Posted on 2/9/2024
Dexterity

201-500 employees

Robotic warehouse automation solutions
Company Overview
Dexterity's mission is to transform robotics to free people to do the creative, inspiring, problem-solving jobs that humans do best by enabling robots to handle repetitive and physically difficult work. Dexterity's full-stack robotics systems pick, move, pack, and collaborate with human-like skill, awareness, and learning capabilities.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation
B2B

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$204.4M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Redwood City, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

3%

2 year growth

39%
Locations
San Carlos, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Rust
Microsoft Azure
Python
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
Java
Elasticsearch
Hadoop
Data Analysis
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • 10+ years of experience in software design, data engineering, data processing at scale and basic algorithm related solutions
  • 7+ years of programming experience in Java, Python, C/C++, Rust, Go, or other relevant coding languages
  • Hands-on experience developing/managing distributed systems or other large-scale systems
Responsibilities
  • Shape and build infrastructure that ingests sub-millisecond sensor data as well application logs generated on-premise and makes it available to cloud data consumers with real-time performance
  • Design, implement, and optimize the performance of distributed data platforms (distributed systems) spanning from the edge to the cloud with security, reliability and network constraints in mind
  • Architect and design the data pipelines for AI/ ML heavy workloads in mind in order to extract crucial insights from the data
  • Work with product teams across the company to identify the needs of data and build out features
  • Have a good knowledge of data modeling and distributed systems like Spark, Hadoop, kafka, Elasticsearch etc
  • Help build a fast-growing team by mentoring other engineers and contribute to Dexterity’s strong customer focused culture
  • Tech-lead several key initiatives and define the future Dexterity big data pipelines and platform
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with data infrastructure technologies like Kakfa, Elastic search, HDFS, distributed tracing etc
  • Experience with observability/telemetry tech stack like Prometheus/Victoria metrics/ Grafana , Alert manager etc
  • Experience with building solutions on a public cloud platform like GCP, Azure etc
  • Experience with industry, open-source projects and/or academic research in data management, data modeling, relational databases, and/or large-data, parallel and distributed systems
  • Experience with deploying solutions on a on-premise systems and on public cloud platform
  • Experience in building data infrastructure for AI/ ML ecosystems