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Director – Data Engineering
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Remote in USA • Brooklyn, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • You will have the opportunity to set and drive the future technical direction of Etsy's Data Engineering strategy
  • You'll be managing three teams that are collectively responsible for our most customer-facing data engineering products and services that we build on top of our batch, streaming, and data collection infrastructure
  • You will collaborate with our product management team to craft plans that achieve our business goals while scaling the platform to match the growth of the business
  • You will be responsible for collaborating across teams to meet shared goals. This team's key partners include other product teams, finance, data science, and other teams within data engineering
  • Under your leadership, the team will be responsible for the full user experience related to searching and exploring data at Etsy and delivering a growing library of business-critical datasets that power reporting for our Executive team, critical business insights for product teams, and machine learning algorithms that power user-facing features on Etsy.com
  • Of course, this is just a sample of the kinds of work this role will require! You should assume that your role will encompass other tasks, too, and that your job duties and responsibilities may change from time to time at Etsy's discretion, or otherwise applicable with local law
  • You have experience leading teams that build data products and services for internal customers with extensive experience in large-scale big data environments
  • Ideally, you have previous data engineering experience, and are familiar with industry trends and challenges
  • You are comfortable working with groups outside engineering and translating high-level business requirements into technical architecture. You should also be able to comfortably communicate about the technical details of our tools and stack
  • You have a consistent track record of recruiting both managers and engineers
  • You are an excellent coach, mentor, and developer of both managers and engineers
  • You value people who are curious, enthusiastic, generous, and responsible

1,001-5,000 employees

Handmade & vintage items marketplace platform
Company Overview
Etsy’s mission is to keep human connection at the heart of commerce through their e-commerce platform dedicated to handmade and vintage items. The company has developed a vibrant community marketplace that empowers sellers and entrepreneurs to keep doing what they love and also delivers buyers to look for something special with human touch.
  • 100% paid medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their eligible dependents
  • Life, AD&D, & supplemental long-and short-term disability insurance
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Generous PTO policy
  • Paid sabbatical program
  • Charitable contribution match
  • Volunteer time off
Company Core Values
  • We commit to our craft
  • We minimize waste
  • We embrace differences
  • We dig deeper
  • We lead with optimism