Data Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Zeus Analytics
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Structures & Algorithms
Data & Analytics
  • Academic and/or industry experience in back-end software design and development
  • Experience with ETL architecture and development in a cloud-based environment
  • Fluency in SQL development and an understanding of database and data warehousing technologies
  • Proficiency with Python (preferred), Scala, and/or other data-oriented programming languages
  • Experience with automated data quality validation across large data sets
  • Familiarity working with Linux servers in a virtualized/distributed environment
  • Strong software-engineering and problem-solving skills
  • Expertise developing complex databases and data warehouses for large-scale, cloud-based analytics systems
  • Experience with task orchestration and workflow automation tools (Airflow preferred)
  • Experience building and overseeing team-wide data quality initiatives
  • Experience adapting, retraining, and retooling in a rapidly changing technology environment
  • Desire and ability to successfully mentor junior engineers
  • Design, develop, document, and maintain the schemas and ETL pipelines for our internal sports databases and data warehouses
  • Implement and test collection, mapping, and storage procedures for secure access to team, league, and third-party data sources
  • Develop algorithms for quality assurance and imputation to prepare data for exploratory analysis and quantitative modeling
  • Profile and optimize automated data processing tasks
  • Coordinate with data providers around planned changes to raw data feeds
  • Deploy and maintain system and database monitoring tools
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively in a distributed work environment
  • Fulfill other related duties and responsibilities, including rotating platform support
  • Break down complex data engineering projects into actionable work plans including proposed task assignments for one to four engineers
  • Identify and recommend new ETL tools and novel data sources to push the cutting edge of our sports intelligence platforms
  • Provide guidance and technical mentorship for junior engineers
  • Assist with recruiting and outreach for the engineering team, including building a diverse network of future candidates