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Data Engineer at what3words
London, GB
The what3words team is on a mission to create the global standard for communicating location. We’re making the world an easier, more efficient and safer place for everyone.

Our what3words technology is being used everywhere people need to talk about location; for deliveries, logistics, e-commerce, ride-hailing, in cars and for sports and social activities. Each of these users and use cases generates data we analyse to make our products better and helps us understand our customers.

We are looking for an experienced data engineer to work with our Growth and Engineering teams to help build out data pipelines to enable analytics. We aggregate data from our apps and website as well as from from third party client APIs and other sources. As well as understanding our user growth we’re also keen to track offline to online journeys

Requirements


    Python
    Airflow
    Strong knowledge of data processing pipelines
    Ingestion of external data using standard and custom libraries
    ETL, cleanup, aggregation and making it available for analysis
    ~5 years experience with databases such as BigQuery or PostgreSQL and with SQL queries/query optimisation

Desirable Skills:

    Experience with data visualisation tools (primarily Data Studio)
    Knowledge of a range of third party data sources and APIs (eg, GA, Matamo, Facebook, LinkedIn
    Experience of distributed/automated workflows and technologies (Docker, K8S, Spark)

You will have:

    A proven focus on high quality data engineering work and attention to detail
    Excellent communication skills including being able to work across different departments
    A passion for development and staying current with technology trends
    Natural curiosity about data and trends
    The ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Benefits

Salary: Competitive

25 days holiday

Share options

Pension

Private healthcare

Cycle to work

VDU eye tests

Perkbox

Free breakfast & snacks

Birthday vouchers

Weekly lunch & learn sessions

Regular team lunches & team socials

Sports and hobbies clubs

**Tier 2 sponsorship available for candidates requiring a UK work visa**