Position title
Data Engineer (US Based)

Remote 1099 Contractor opportunity available

Take advantage of an opportunity to join a start-up team of highly talented engineers and leaders who are focused on exciting AI driven services and technologies. Our ideal candidate will have a breadth of experience with database technologies, especially the engineering of horizontally scalable solutions for big data. If you have a background in computer science, and have demonstrated product success with deployment in the cloud and SaaS model, we want to hear from you!

Location: REMOTE

Data Engineer Responsibilities:

  • Design database systems and develop tools for query and analytic processing, including for streaming real-time applications

  • Write ETL processes to support ingestion and normalization of wide variety of social media, and web scrape formats

  • Own build automation, continuous integration, deployment and performance optimization in compliance with security requirements

  • Develop, manage and own the database architecture for real-time streaming cloud hosted analytics platform, spanning data collection, analytics and user management


  • BS in Computer Science is preferred

  • Proven experience developing process pipeline for platforms that are optimized for streaming analytics applications and are cloud agnostic

  • Expert level experience on ElasticSearch, MongoDB, Redis, Druid, PostgreSQL

  • Expert level Python code development; experienced with horizontal scaling of databases

  • Proven skills with Kafka and Airflow, expert in applying tools for runtime profiling to optimize throughput and latency

Additional Information:

  • 1099 project slated for 3-6 months targeting mid level talent

  • Target hourly rate based on proven experience: $40-$75/hour

  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the US without sponsorship



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Employment Type
Duration of employment
3-6 months
Job Location
Remote work from: USA
Base Salary
$40-$75 Per hour
Date posted
November 15, 2020
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Position: Data Engineer (US Based)

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