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Data Engineer

Starred /  Amsterdam (NL)

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Job description

* Build a solid, robust and scalable data foundation to be used for management reporting, customer insights and advanced analytics.
* Design, implement, and continuously expand ELT/ETL processes from a wide variety of data sources using best practices while working with other R&D teams.
* Work on automating/improving existing data sets, ETL pipelines.
* Study query execution plans and optimise performance leveraging cloud distributed technology.
* Work together with the Data Analyst to understand the needs of business users, gather requirements and deliver the datasets.
* Roll out Machine Learning algorithms to production.

Employer

Starred is the category-leading solution to measure and analyse Candidate Experience. Our clients are innovative companies hiring at scale all over the world. We work with innovative brands across a wide spectrum of industries, from Elastic to Robinhood, and Twilio to Crunchbase.

Candidate/profile

We build, maintain and innovate the Starred platform. As part of Starred's mission by Improving People's Working Life by Giving Them a Voice we are focused on creating sustainable value for our clients through collaborative R&D with the Product team. We're on track to grow the platform to enterprise level, and to get there we need A players on top of their game, who value transparency and honesty. You'll play a vital role in building a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) analytics environment which is known for its teamwork, technology, innovation, tight processes, and speed., * Experience working with AWS (especially S3 , EMR, Redshift and Lambda)
* Experience querying data from databases using SQL
* Experience working with big data technologies - Spark
* Experience programming and doing data analysis and data science using Python

Nice to have
* Knowledge of and experience with Docker (Compose)
* Knowledge of and experience with AWS ECS or Kubernetes is a plus
* Knowledge of and experience with column-oriented data storage formats (ORC, Parquet) or Presto/Athena is a plus
* Machine learning knowledge
* Experience working with BI tools (Looker / Domo / Tableau etc.)
* Comfortable with Devops and CI/CD process with tools like Jenkins/AWS CodePipeline and AWS CloudFormation (Infrastructure as code)
* Experience with streaming technologies like Kafka or Kinesis, * Delivering high quality products by following data principles.
* Team player who is proactive about problem solving and brings a positive attitude to get things done.
* Able to make decisions and prioritise tasks keeping in mind urgency and need of the business.

Conditions and benefits

At Starred we really believe flexibility goes both ways. We expect a lot from our team, so we give a lot back. In addition to a competitive salary, we offer:
* Ownership: We believe true engagement happens when you have both functional and financial ownership. You'll have every opportunity to make an impact at a fast-growing scale-up and receive Starred stock options.
* Investment in your development: Individual learning and development trajectories are set with your manager. Whether it's a course or a conference: if it's going to help you do your job better than Starred is onboard. We have an unlimited books budget.
* A hybrid working situation, we love building together and therefor we require you to be at our office 2 days per week.
* A great office and team culture in the heart of Amsterdam's scale-up scene.

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