Data engineer for streaming web and mobile application


For a new application used for streaming movies, TV shows and sports broadcasts, we are looking for an experienced Data engineer to expand the Prague branch team. Together with the team, you will work closely with colleagues from the USA, Poland, Hungary and jointly develop and subsequently put into operation a new streaming service. All under the auspices of The Walt Disney Company.

About the team

As a Data Engineer in the Data Infrastructure team, you will build platforms and tools that churn through, process & analyze petabytes of data and lead a robust team. You will work on technologies such as Apache Kafka, Apache Spark, Aerospike, Redshift to build a scalable infrastructure that delivers recommendations to our users in real-time.

Your Key Responsibilities

    • You will work closely with Software Engineers & ML engineers to build data infrastructure that fuels the needs of multiple teams, systems and products
    • You will automate manual processes, optimize data-delivery and build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation and loading of data required for a wide variety of use-cases using SQL/Spark
    • You will build stream processing pipelines and tools to support a vast variety of analytics and audit use-cases
    • You will continuously evaluate relevant technologies, influence and drive architecture and design discussions
    • You will work in cross-functional team and collaborate with peers during entire SDLC

What to Bring

    • 5 – 10 years of work experience building data warehouse and BI systems
    • Strong Java skills
    • Experience in either Go or Python (plus to have)
    • Experience in Apache Spark, Hadoop, Redshift, Athena
    • Strong understanding of database and storage fundamentals
    • Experience with the AWS stack
    • Ability to create data-flow design and write complex SQL / Spark based transformations

Locality: Prague 1 (or full-remote) Stringdata BTL Trask CRAW