We're looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join the data science team at Zapier. Interested in supporting a team and product that helps the world automate their work so they can get back to living? Then read on…
We know applying for and taking on a new a job at any company requires a leap of faith. We want you to feel comfortable and excited to apply at Zapier. To help share a bit more about life at Zapier here are a few resources in addition to the job description that can give you an inside look at what life is like at Zapier. Hopefully you'll take the leap of faith and apply.
You love making reliable systems. Most of what you’ll do each day is maintain, design and launch new data pipelines. You’ll work closely with the data team to design and continuously improve our data operations. You’ll get to work in the main Zapier code base as well as the data team’s R code base. You’ll have the opportunity to learn and work with Airflow, Kafka, Spark, Secor, Kubernetes, Docker, Redis, Redshift, MySQL, AWS and more.
You are excited to work closely with data scientists. You might be an experienced Python or Java developer. That’s important; in addition we’re looking for someone with experience or interest in R, scientific computing, and the tools our data scientists use.
You take pride in empowering teammates. The data team enables everyone at Zapier to make better decisions and be better at their jobs. An important part of this data engineering role is data reliability which enables your data science teammates to spend more time on analysis.
Zapier is a startup, so you'll likely get your hands dirty in a little bit of everything. That said, here are some things you'll likely work on:
For the past five years, Zapier has been helping people across the world automate the boring and tedious parts of their job. We do that by letting anyone connect the web applications they already use without any code.
Location: Planet Earth
If you want to work remote, that's great. If you want to work near others, that's cool too. Our team is distributed across the world because it lets us work with the best people. The Product Team currently has team members in Illinois, British Columbia, Hawaii, New York and Oregon. You don't have to be located in the USA, you just have to be talented!
Pick your own equipment. We'll set you up with whatever laptop + monitor combo you want plus any software you need.
Unlimited vacation policy (plus we insist you take at least 2 weeks off each year - this isn't a vague policy where unlimited vacation means no vacation). Work-life balance is really important to everyone at Zapier - we believe it and practice it!
Work with awesome companies around the world. We partner with great software companies all over the world and you'll get to interact with people from these great companies.
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Zapier is an equal opportunity employer. We're excited to work with talented and empathetic people no matter their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, or age. Our code of conduct provides a beacon for the kind of company we strive to be and we celebrate our differences because those differences are what allow us to make a product that serves a global user base.