Full-Time

Senior Data Engineer

Updated on 5/30/2024

Underdog Fantasy

Underdog Fantasy

201-500 employees

Develops fantasy games and sports contests


Senior

Remote in USA

Required Skills
Python
BigQuery
SQL
JIRA
Looker
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • At least 5 years of experience writing SQL and working with databases in a Data Architecture, Analytics Engineering, or Data Engineering capacity
  • At least 3 years of experience using BigQuery
  • At least 2 years of experience using DBT for data transformations and architecture development
  • Experience or strong familiarity with BI tools such as Sigma or Looker
  • Familiarity with ETL/ELT concepts and best practices
  • Advanced proficiency with SQL
  • Intermediate or better proficiency with Python
Responsibilities
  • Designing models in DBT for Underdog's reporting layer
  • Working cross-functionally with Data Scientists, Product Managers, and other stakeholders to understand data needs
  • Creating and maintaining tests and documentation for reporting layer inside DBT models
  • Performing validation and data integrity checks on new datasets
  • Staying abreast of Underdog's Fantasy data models, processes, and product functionality
  • Assisting Data Scientists in developing analytics datasets
  • Meeting with stakeholders to discuss data projects and deliverables
  • Documenting and reporting issues with source data
  • Using Jira to manage tasks and deliverables
  • Presenting work at team lunch-and-learn meetings
  • Proactively looking for ways to improve architecture in the reporting layer

Underdog Fantasy is an excellent workplace for those interested in leveraging technology to enhance user experiences in sports gaming. They are a leader in crafting engaging fantasy games and large-scale contests, such as their $15M NFL Best Ball tournament, indicating a strong position in the sports entertainment industry. The company's dedication to in-house product development and the use of advanced technologies in their gaming platforms ensures continuous innovation and a dynamic working environment.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$123.4M

Headquarters

Brooklyn, New York

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

18%

1 year growth

60%

2 year growth

272%