Data Engineer, Bankrate | Financial Services

Data Engineer, Bankrate | Financial Services

  • The mission of our data team at Red Ventures to make data easy-to-use for 
    everyone. We are hiring Data Engineers who are excited to overcome 
    challenges, work with the latest AWS technologies, and continue making our 
    data better. Data Engineers at Red Ventures drive business value by 
    transferring and structuring data for production and consumption by engineers, 
    businesses, analysts, data scientists and partners. You will join a Data 
    Operations team of highly skilled engineers who develop and automate high-
    quality, scalable solutions across the entire data lifecycle, from raw data to 
    powerful insights and analytics.

What You'll Do

  • Extracts, cleanses, and validates data; troubleshoots and proposes fixes;
  • Writes code that matches provided design and assists with ETL processes
  • Manage alerting and monitoring on jobs and systems
  • Provides technical consulting to users of data warehouse; ensures data availability and accessibility for end users by developing and maintaining the 
    appropriate tools and processes

What We're Looking For: 

  • Strong communicator – able to communicate clearly and proactively and 
    manage stakeholder expectations.
  • Understands database technologies and team's tech stack (AWS, Spark, Scala, 
    Java, Python)
  • Strong analytical problem solving skills; ability to maintain and debug data 
    systems with little oversight
  • Strong business domain knowledge, ability to translate business 
    requirements/requests to technical tasks
  • Develops advanced, efficient, and accurate logic using 1 programming or ETL 
    language (Python, SQL, Java)
  • Spark, working in RDDs and DataFrames/Datasets API (with emphasis on 
    DataFrames) to query and perform data manipulation
  • Spark Structured Streaming
  • Experience with any version control, preferably Github
  • Experience with cloud computing platforms, we use AWS (Kinesis, S3, Lambda, 
    DynamoDB, terraform)
  • Has experience with ANSI SQL relational database (Oracle, SQL, Postgres, 
  • Reliably delivers assigned tasks with limited supervision, may begin to deliver 
    tightly scoped small projects independently
  • Collaborates with immediate team to support broader team initiatives
  • Collaborates with business end users and engineering team to maintain data 
    warehouse and debug data issues
  • At least 3 years of experience working on a software or data engineering team 
    OR relevant BS degree in Computer Science or Mathematics


Even Better: 

  • WORK/RIGOR: Own daily tasks and proactively identify areas of opportunity within work flows to create process improvements. Consistently deliver against agreed-upon timelines

    SELF AWARENESS: Seek feedback for improvements and demonstrate progress in opportunity areas. Proactively communicate roadblocks and progress against timelines. VISION/STRATEGY: Understand how work/actions impact the broader team. LEADERSHIP: Make productive contributions to RV culture. INFLUENCE: Consistently display high levels of professional and personal maturity. Collaborate well within the data team and with business counterpart.



  • Cash Compensation Range: $80,000 - $120,000
    *Note actual salary is based on geographic location, qualifications, and experience. 

Additionally, the following benefits are provided by Red Ventures, subject to eligibility requirements.

  • Health Insurance Coverage (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401(k) with match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Parental Bonding Benefit Program

Who We Are

Founded in 2000, Red Ventures is a portfolio of growing digital businesses that bring consumers and brands together through integrated e-commerce, strategic partnerships and many proprietary brands including Bankrate, and Headquartered south of Charlotte, NC, Red Ventures has over 3000 employees in offices across the US, as well as London and Sao Paulo. For more information, visit and follow @RedVentures on social platforms.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.

Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person's merit and qualifications. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with disabilities. This includes providing reasonable accommodation where appropriate. Should you require a reasonable accommodation to apply or participate in the job application or interview process, please contact 

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