Sr. Data Engineer

HireStarter's client is a mission driven start-up looking to stop the spread of infectious disease. This is an opportunity to become a foundational member of the engineering team and design, build, & scale data pipelines, data warehouse, and machine learning infrastructure. You will be a key contributor in designing and building our data platform and delivering robust data pipelines that will ultimately have a meaningful impact for an important social mission.  This role offers a flexible work environment.


  • Designing, building, and deploying efficient data pipelines.

  • Intelligently designing and implementing our data architecture.

  • Implementing inclusive data quality checks.

  • Providing data-driven insights.

  • Ensuring scalability.

  • Meeting data privacy and data security standards.

  • Securely source external data from multiple partners


  • 5+ years of experience in data engineering building data warehouses and data pipelines.

  • Built large scale, data driven applications including elements like real-time streaming, batch data aggregation, data modeling, data cleaning, anomaly detection and bulk ingestion.

  • Experience designing and writing robust ETL jobs.

  • Experience with distributed data processing systems (Hive, Spark, Hadoop, etc.)

  • A passion for problem solving and providing solutions.

  • Strong software development skills at least one of the following: (Python, Java, Scala).

  • Extensive experience with SQL.

  • Experience with AWS (EC2, S3, EFS, RDS, DynamoDB, Lambda, Redshift, Kinesis)

  • Strong technical leadership skills.