Lead Data Engineer (m/f)
Our mission is to create an exceptional user experience by matching our knowledge of customer needs with the latest technology in order to create a professional online representation of their brand and to guide our customers to success. On a worldwide scale, the opportunity for providing do-it-yourself websites is tremendous and Jimdo seeks to be the number one provider. Users from all over the world have already created more than 20 million websites using Jimdo - and we’re happy to see the numbers growing continuously!
We are a motivated team full of smart people. Everyone of us is an expert in what we do, and together we try to achieve the best possible results. Working in a young product company within a rapidly changing market comes with a lot of opportunities and many possibilities to contribute to our users’ success. To learn more about our story visit our website.
We are seeking a senior data engineer who will lead our team of ambitious data engineers and take our data warehouse to the next level to help make our users successful. If you are passionate about establishing a state of the art infrastructure and make our data warehouse fit for the future, then we're eager to get to know you.
You have the option to start immediately in our Hamburg office. This is a full-time, permanent position.
- Shape and execute a technological mid and long term vision for data engineering at Jimdo
- Train and improve existing machine learning models, identify potential for future use cases and bring your ideas to life
- Find opportunities to further improve the performance and stability of tools and infrastructure
- Keep the data warehouse and all incoming and outgoing data streams running and up to date
- Make sure all data is recoverable and secure
- Build and improve internal software solutions to support the work of Data Analysts and other teams in their daily work
- Define policies and contracts towards clean and unified incoming data
- Degree in Computer Science / Data Engineering or Backend Engineering or equivalent experience
- At least 5 years of experience
- Broad knowledge and experience in distributed systems (Kafka, Kinesis) and database architecture
- Excellent skills in a variety of languages and tools (Python, Ruby, Java, R, SQL, scripting languages, APIs)
- Experience in building and maintaining software components and infrastructure (AWS Stack, Jenkins, Spark)
- Demonstrated ability to implement, handle and update disaster recovery procedures
- Demonstrated ability to process complex information and dependencies in a continuously evolving environment
- Strong communication skills for finding simple and solid solutions
- Positive attitude towards problem solving
- Obsession with automation and simplicity
- Ability to break complex problems down into manageable chunks
- Drive to get things done
- Solid spoken and written English communication skills
I'm Janine and I’m looking forward to receiving your application!
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