Head of Data Engineering

Experience: 10+ Years

Location: Coimbatore, India

Education: Bachelor’s/Master’s in Computer Science or related fields

 Lead team of data experts to build cutting-edge data platforms
 Research and recommend data technology platforms to solve complex data challenges
 Build solution accelerators to jump start value delivery
 Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional/non-functional business requirements
 Identify, design and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
 Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL, NoSQL and ‘big data’ technologies
 Design and deliver Cloud native data solutions
 Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics
 Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical
issues and support their data infrastructure needs
 Create data tools for analytics and data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader
 Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data system

 Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases
 Experience building and optimizing ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets
 Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business
questions and identify opportunities for improvement
 Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets
 Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management
 Successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets
 Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores
 Strong project management and organizational skills
 Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment
 Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc.
 Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres and Cassandra
 Experience with AWS and Azure cloud services
 Experience with object-oriented/object function scripting languages: Python, Java, C++, Scala, etc.
 Ability to lead high performing teams without applying authority
 Ability to participate in discussions and unafraid to have and state opinions
 Good oral and written communication skills
 Must be comfortable in a client facing role
 Ability to work with business users to build strong relationships
 Be a self-organized person
 Adhere to development methodologies, standards, naming conventions and best practices

 To work in a cutting-edge, upcoming technology platform
 Ability to Lead in a collaborative environment with company founders
 Work on Cloud – Azure and AWS
 Career and growth opportunities
 Work with an internal team of top engineers learning from one another
 Competitive salary and great benefits

 Cloud – AWS and/or Azure
 Data Engineering heritage
 Leadership
 Agile
 Hands-on experience in designing large scale data platforms
 Extensive experience in data driven approaches

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Coimbatore

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