Data Engineering Manager
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
  • 4+ years experience in data engineering, analytics engineering, or data architecture
  • 2+ years experience as a data engineering manager and have successfully managed multiple individual contributors
  • Experience hiring and growing data engineers
  • 4+ years of experience in developing robust data models based off of structured and unstructured sources at massive scale
  • 4+ years of experience writing accurate and effective code in SQL and Python
  • An ability to explain complex concepts in easy-to-understand ways and navigate environments where problems are not well-defined (and evolve quickly)
  • Experience leveraging your excellent communication skills to thrive in areas where problems are not well-defined and evolve quickly
  • Experience proactively identifying opportunities to improve ETL and dashboard performance and cost
  • A desire to work with amazing, passionate people who care deeply about solving challenging problems to improve Discord
  • Last but not least - a collaborative attitude and natural curiosity
  • Develop and execute a roadmap to build and optimize foundational datasets to ensure delivery of high-quality ergonomic data across multiple company verticals
  • Develop and execute a roadmap to establish data quality as a given, at scale
  • Partner with data platform teams to identify opportunities to improve infrastructure and influence their roadmaps accordingly
  • Inform architectural decisions, establish best practices, develop lean scalable processes, and contribute to the overall direction of the data organization at Discord
  • Grow a world-class team, expanding the impact and reach of data at Discord
  • Establish a collaborative culture that thrives on innovation and impact
Desired Qualifications
  • Passion for Discord or online communities
  • Experience owning and proactively improving data models, implementing best practices, and influencing large-scale change
  • Experience collaborating directly with data science, infrastructure, and product engineering teams
  • Experience with modern data storage and processing technologies (i.e. BigQuery SQL, Looker, Airflow, and DBT or similar)
  • Experience designing data architecture to power a variety of uses cases, including machine learning and experimentation

1,001-5,000 employees

Gaming communication platform
Company Overview
Discord's mission is to build an easy-to-use communication service that gives people a place to talk, build relationships, and belong.
  • Stay healthy - We take care of our team with comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision plans.
  • Parental perks - Spend some quality time with the next generation with parental leave, fertility, adoption, and surrogacy benefits.
  • Kick back - Stay refreshed with over 19 paid holidays, use-what-you-need sick days, and four weeks of PTO.
  • Commute easy - In a non-COVID world, get up to $270 per month for your commuting and parking needs.
  • The loadout - When we’re back in the office, enjoy daily catered lunches and snacks, a desk fund to make your space yours, and whatever you need for your computer setup, including a headphone allowance.
  • Wellness on us - Take advantage of a quarterly wellness allowance for your gym membership or other wellness activities. Virtual yoga every week!
  • Transgender benefits - Discord will reimburse up to $20,000 for any procedure related to transition.
  • Discord HQ - Our office is located in Potrero Hill, a little neighborhood in San Francisco near awesome coffee and food.
  • Relocation - Excellent relocation bonuses for new hires moving to San Francisco (once it’s safe to return).
Company Core Values
  • Upside Down Leadership
  • Small & Mighty Teams
  • Unleash Talent
  • It’s a marathon, not a sprint