Senior Data Engineer

Senior Data Engineer

Fountain is enterprise software that accelerates global high volume hiring. Our customers hire millions of hourly workers annually in 78 countries. Job seekers often struggle to get connected with companies seeking hourly workers due to inefficiencies in their hiring processes, and Fountain makes it easier for them to get offers for work quickly. Getting hired fast eases some of the financial instability millions of families face.

Fountain is a Remote-first company that embraces a work from anywhere policy and offers flexibility on location, so our employees feel free to enjoy the world. Fountain is widely trusted by leading organizations, including Chipotle, StitchFix, GoPuff and Just Eat Takeaway.

We just 4.5Xed in valuation in our Series C, which was led by Softbank and B Capital. We plan on keeping this hyper-growth going this year! Come join us on this rocket ship!

As part of the CloudOps Team, we are looking for a Senior Data Engineer, who will be building automated data pipelines to support advanced data solutions. This Engineer will be responsible for identifying relevant data and utilizing data tools, technologies, and processes to develop continuous, data driven and automated data pipelines to provide value through clean and optimal data.

What you'll be doing:

    • Develop, build, and maintain mission critical data pipelines that gather and deliver data from various internal & external sources
    • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction transformation and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using ETL technologies such as Apache Spark, nifi, AWS Redshift, S3, GCP BigQuery, Dataflow, Data Fusion
    • Develop automated data quality checks for correctness of data
    • Implement integration for data dictionaries to enable schema discovery and governance
    • Work closely with analysts and business leadership to understand business requirements and develop technical solutions that drive business objectives
    • Provide and maintain documentation of system architecture, development, and enhancements.

What you should bring:

    • 5+ years of experience as data engineering field
    • Experience collaborating directly with data science and product engineering teams 
    • Experience with modern data processing, orchestration, and retrieval technologies (think BigQuery SQL, Looker, Airflow, etc) 
    • Experience in one or more of data processing programming languages like Python or Javascript, Java, Scala, Ruby
    • Deep understanding of ETL/ELT design methodologies, architecture, strategy, and tactics for complex ETL solution and transformation
    • Experience working on public cloud, preferably AWS and GCP
    • Deep knowledge of data ingestion strategies and understanding of the V-dimensions of data
Amazing Perks & Benefits we provide for our employees include (but are not limited to):
Flexible PTO & Work Hours
"Work from Anywhere" Policy
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
HSA & FSA (Medical and Dependent Care)
Life Insurance & STD/LTD
16 Weeks Paid Parental Leave for Birth/Adoption
Wellness/Gym Reimbursement
Phone Stipend
Remote IT/Home Office Stipend
Learning and Development Reimbursements
Fun, interactive and inclusive team-building events, off-sites, and happy hours
401K Plan

Even if you do not meet all the requirements above, we still encourage you to apply for this position. While we try to be thorough with our prerequisites, not everything about you as a candidate can be condensed into a list of bullet points. 

We welcome applicants of any educational background, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, socioeconomic status, disability, and veteran status.

*Fountain is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer—M/F/D/V*

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