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Senior Data Engineer - Infrastructure at OfferUp
Bellevue, WA, US

OfferUp is on a mission to create the simplest, most trustworthy way to buy and sell locally. The free app for iOS and Android helps sellers quickly post items for sale with just a picture from their smartphones and lets buyers easily browse what's nearby. Now the largest mobile marketplace for local buyers and sellers in the U.S., OfferUp brings millions of people together to discover more value right where they are.

At a Glance

  • A top shopping app on iTunes and Google Play
  • Geekwire App of Year
  • 60+ Million Downloads
  • OfferUp is changing the way people buy and sell locally with its mission to build the largest, simplest and most trustworthy local marketplace. We are a rapidly growing team and are looking to bring on passionate, motivated, inspiring and curious engineers and leaders to be part of our team.


    At a Glance

    • A top shopping app on iTunes and Google Play
    • Geekwire App of Year
    • 60+ Million Downloads

    Senior Data Engineer


    We are looking for an experienced Data Engineer to work on building, operating, and scaling OfferUp’s batch and near real-time data processing platforms and tools that will power data-driven capabilities throughout the entire organization. This is a highly visible opportunity to build systems that drive the end user experience, as well as directly supporting backend engineers, business intelligence dashboards and reports, data analysts and data scientists.  Building the largest and most responsive mobile marketplace poses unique data challenges that require leveraging the latest developments in data infrastructure. We leverage open source infrastructure where we can, but are ready to build and share solutions if they don’t exist yet. Come help us do that!


    Responsibilities:

    • Be the technical lead on the team, owning the architecture of the data solutions, and the data platform.
    • Lead the team by example, mentor other engineers and help them with their growth.
    • Drive engineering best practices, set standards and propose larger projects which may require cross-team collaboration.
    • Design and develop applications to process large amounts of critical information in batch and near real-time to power user-facing features.
    • Influence technical direction for the company, leveraging your prior experiences and helping evaluate emerging technologies and approaches.
    • Help bring engineering maturity to a growing team that is at the center of a lot of critical initiatives for the company

    Requirements:

    • 5+ years of professional software development experience
    • Strong ability in distributed systems for processing large scale data processing
    • Ability to communicate technical information effectively to technical and non-technical audiences
    • Proficiency in Java, Scala and Python
    • Experience leveraging open source data infrastructure projects, such as Apache SparkAirflowKafkaFlinkSamzaAvro, Parquet, HadoopHiveHBasePhoenixPrestoor Druid
    • Experience building data pipelines and real-time data streams
    • Experience building software in AWS or a similar cloud environment
    • Experience with AWS services like EMR, Kinesis, Firehose, Lambda, Sagemaker, Athena, Elasticsearch is a big plus
    • Computer Science or Engineering degree required, Masters degree preferred
    • Must be eligible to work in the United States

OfferUp is changing the way people buy and sell locally! Come join the team and take the ride of your life!

 

OfferUp provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, OfferUp complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

OfferUp expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of OfferUp’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.