Full Time

Data Engineer

Remote, anywhere in Latin America
Job | Posted on 09/08/2021

Job Description

Remote, anywhere in Latin America

At Blue Coding we specialize in hiring amazing developers. Through our work we help companies both large and small build great development teams and develop great products. Our team of over 30 is distributed in more than 10 countries across the Americas. Our clients include online retailers, digital agencies, SaaS companies, and software consultancies.

In this opportunity we are looking for an experienced Data Engineer to work with one of our American clients and help them drive new product and feature development. We're seeking someone who can resolve problems swiftly, is a team player, is self-driven, and speaks English fluently. Our client is a small mission-driven startup with financial backing from leading investors who share their vision. They are ramping up to respond to high demand from stakeholders across the education marketplace. They work with educators, schools, and publishers to bring new, innovative capabilities and workflows over digital content. This is a passionate team looking to make the internet more accessible to all and believes in the power of open source development.

If you are a creative, capable, and collaborative team member, this is a great fit for you! Our jobs are fully remote and flexible – as long as you have the skills and can get the work done well, you can work anywhere (and anytime) you want.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with business stakeholders and the engineering team to meet the data requirements of various teams and customers. 
  • Focus on solving for user needs by contributing primarily to backend systems and services.
  • Collaborate with the site reliability engineers to determine the best strategy for data management and consumption.

Soft Skills

  • Super excited about working on open source projects
  • Very personable and social
  • Excellent documentation and verbal communication skills; able to collaborate and rally support with people on and off your team
  • Experience with remote work and understand the importance of good time management, self-motivation, and self-discipline as a remote worker

Requirements

  • Demonstrate proficiency with dynamic languages like Python
  • Experience with Elasticsearch and Docker
  • Proficiency with SQL, data modelling and patterns
  • Proficiency in big data processing and with data pipeline tools
  • Experience with the integration of data storage solutions using databases such as Postgres

Benefits

  • Salary in USD
  • Direct placement – work directly with our client
  • 4-6 weeks PTO, including vacations, holidays, and sick days
  • Health insurance subsidy
  • 100% remote
  • Long-term; full-time
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