Lead Data Engineer

Short Description

Dropbox is seeking a Data Engineer who has the ability to analyze data to identify deliverables, gaps, and inconsistencies.

Job Description

Role Description
The Data Engineer is responsible for designing and developing robust, scalable solutions for collecting, analyzing large data sets, creating and maintaining data pipelines, data structures and reports to be used by the revenue organization at Dropbox.

  • Understand business processes, applications and how data is gathered; and tie application telemetry to the transactional data model.
  • Design, build and manage data marts to satisfy our growing data needs.
  • Develop and manage data pipelines at enterprise scale
  • Build data expertise and own data quality for various data flows
  • Launch and support new data models that provide intuitive analytics to internal customers
  • Design and develop a new framework and automation tools to enable teams to consume and understand data faster
  • Use your expert coding skills across a number of languages like SQL, Python, and Java to support analysts and data scientists
  • Interface with internal data consumers to understand data needs
  • Collaborate with multiple teams in high visibility roles and own the solution end-to-end

  • 5+ years of SQL (Oracle, AWS Redshift, Hive, etc) experience required, No-SQL experience is a plus.
  • 5+ years of Python or Java development experience.
  • 5+ years of experience with schema design and dimensional data modeling.
  • Hands-on experience working in data warehousing, data architecture and/or data engineering environments at an enterprise scale.
  • Ability to analyze data to identify deliverables, gaps, and inconsistencies.
  • Experience designing, building and maintaining data processing systems
  • Experience working with visualization tools like Tableau or MicroStrategy
  • Communication skills including the ability to identify and communicate data-driven insights
  • BS or MS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field

Lead Data Engineer
Mid-Senior-level Technology | Information Technology | Information Full-time Other | Engineering | Information Technology Data Engineer
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