Data Engineer


DISCERN, Inc. in San Mateo is looking for Data Engineers/Data Scientists who relish finding creative solutions to the tough challenges behind building powerful fintech software

Are you the Leonardo da Vinci of modern-day data? If you're in search of an outlet for creating your next digital Mona Lisa, bring us your passion for cutting-edge SaaS masterpieces.

We’re looking for Data Engineers/Data Scientists who relish finding creative solutions to the tough challenges behind building powerful fintech software.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • You have passion for data to support our Curators's thirst for finding Signals hidden in data.
  • Interact with our data partners to understand their datasets and bring them for Curation.
  • Develop scripts and queries that can be run against different environments.
  • Work closely with Sr. Engineers to build multi-dataset database system.
  • Support and maintain existing datasets and their scheduled processing.
  • Investigate, trouble-shoot and solve data related issues internally and with our data partners.

 

Desired Skills + Experiences

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a data-related field
  • 4+ years of software engineering experience
  • 2+ years data engineering experience
  • Proficient in SQL language. MySQL experience is a plus.
  • Exposure to scripting languages like Python, Ruby and tools like R are highly desirable.
  • Experience with Hadoop and NoSQL databases desirable.
  • Experience in a UNIX/Linux-oriented environment.
  • A strong sense of the best tools for the job and the ability to quickly learn unfamiliar skills/tools as needed.

We look forward to meeting you.