Data Engineer

New York, United States Full-time

DATA ENGINEER

About us

ERGO Interactive is a market leader in data-driven, hyper-personalized, adaptive algorithmic email journey design and deployment. It’s a mouthful, but very cool stuff that is driving enormous returns for our blue-chip clients. The best way to explain it would be to envision you’re reading your favorite magazine, and with every page you turn and every issue you read, it becomes more relevant to you. We call it Content Science™, and we’re looking for an exceptional Data Engineer to join our team.

Please apply with your resume and a thoughtful cover letter telling us why you're the best fit for the job.

Description

The Data Engineer is responsible for developing, maintaining, testing and evaluating data solutions systems in order to load, transform and query large data sets from a variety of sources.

Essential Functions

  • Work with our Data Scientists to create data-driven insights and reports for senior management
  • Assist Data Scientists in developing processes to migrate data from various formats and data sources(Oracle, MySQL, Sybase, flat files, etc.) to database architecture
  • Design and implement tools to analyze very large data set of raw data
  • Process unstructured data into a form suitable for analysis
  • Perform ad hoc data updates and other follow-on data services
  • Automate recurring analytics reports for clients

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
  • Highly proficient in SQL (MySQL, Postgres)
  • Expertise with relational databases (implementation, queries, modeling)
  • Working knowledge of distributed data stores (Cassandra, Redshift, Hadoop, HBase)
  • Proficient in scripting language of choice (Python, R, PHP, Ruby)
  • Expertise with optimizing query performance
  • Familiarity with NoSQL technologies (Mongo DB, DynamoDB)
  • Deep understanding of data structures and schema design
  • Detail-oriented, proactive problem solving skills

Perks

  • A comprehensive career development program and training
  • Gym membership
  • Bagel Fridays
  • Summer Fridays
  • Office bar cart, produce, healthy and unhealthy snacks, Nespresso
  • Pool table
  • Competitive vacation allowance
  • Company-paid office shut-down between Christmas and New Year’s Day
  • Health, vision & dental benefits
  • 401k plan
  • Referral bonus program
  • Pet-friendly office
  • Fun company outings and events
  • Very cool industrial-style Greenwich Village studio space

The best perk? Our people. If you’re ready to join us, apply now!