Data Engineer

Job typeData Science, Game Development/Publishing, Technology/Information Technology
BusinessWB Games
LocationUnited States - Needham, Massachusetts
TypeFull Time
Posted DateJun. 06, 2018
What part will you play?
The Turbine studio is looking for an ambitious, creative and data savvy Data Engineer to join their Product Management team working on Game of Thrones: Conquest.

The Data Engineer will work closely with the Data Analysts and the Product Managers to design, build, and maintain scalable data schemas from the rich data set from Game of Thrones: Conquest. Data is hosted on a fast cluster with tens of billions of rows of data, configured to deliver a smooth performance to our analysts.

  • Reduce big data to simple accessible schemas which will enable stockholders and analysts to move quickly.
  • Manage a mixed/conflicting workload environment to deliver near-real time streaming data, ELT processing, and Looker and Tableau-submitted queries.
  • Provide recommendations on the way that schemas should be designed to optimize analysis for speed and accuracy.
  • Maximize performance & reduce costs by developing a robust data architecture as well as efficient SQL and ETL processes.
What do we require from you?
  • At least 2 years of experience processing data with Python and Pandas.
  • Advanced SQL skills.
  • Proven ability to optimize queries for different warehousing strategies.
  • Proven ability to reduce big data into simple accessible schemas Experience writing ETLs that interface with AWS Redshift.
  • Experience working with DAG management solutions for developing data ETLs.
  • Experience optimizing ETL processes alongside database operations.
  • Experience with pagerDuty, Datadog / Librato (or similar monitoring tool).
  • Nice to Have:
    • Experience with Apache Airflow.
    • Experience with Looker.
    • Scala experience.

Your information will now be submitted via our parent company’s site, TimeWarner.com.