Data Engineer

Hawkfish Llc | New York City, New York

Date listed

3 months ago

Employment Type

Full time



Company Description: Hawkfish was founded in early 2019 to help Democratic and values-aligned candidates and causes win through the best understanding of voters, built alongside powerful technology and creativity.

Hawkfish uses a data-driven approach to help give our clients the digital advantage that’s crucially needed in 2020 and beyond. We’re committed to working with Democratic candidates, allies and causes to reach the right voters with the right messages in the right places at the right time. From climate change to gun safety, voter access, women’s rights, education, healthcare and more, we’re focused on the issues that matter most to our clients.

Hawkfish is a mix of experienced people from Silicon Valley and NYC tech companies, top-notch data scientists, and experienced Democratic campaign veterans. We are looking for like-minded infra engineers, account strategists, creatives, project managers, and more to join our cadre of talent.

Position Description: Hawkfish LLC is seeking candidates for Data Engineer to be located in New York City, New York. As a Data Engineer, you will be tasked with developing, maintaining, and enforcing healthy, ethical data practices from ingest to downstream consumption. With data being at the crux of Hawkfish’s mission and its ability to empower Democratic candidates and progressive causes, you will be expected to utilize modern technologies and ELT paradigms to ensure its smooth and consistent flow.

Specific Responsibilities/Duties: * Develop modern processes for the ingestion, storage, and movement of data * Create and support an infrastructure that facilitates those processes as well as the downstream consumption and ethical access of that data * Define the interface between Hawkfish and data vendors, making the ingestion of data as easy as possible for both Hawkfish and its vendors * Provide guidance for and enforcement of best practices around data isolation and consumption * Maintain alerting, monitoring, and documentation to ensure the health, accessibility, and proper use of information

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements: * 4+ years of professional experience designing, developing, and releasing high-quality software * Strong proficiency in SQL and familiarity with either relational or NoSQL database technologies * Experience with Python * Experience in the development and execution of ETL or ELT pipelines * Demonstrated ability to collaborate with both technical and non-technical stakeholders, collecting requirements and interfacing with many other teams * Familiarity with designing large-scale systems with many moving pieces, ideally within a cloud computing framework * Broad knowledge and application of healthy code practices and CI/CD paradigms with Git

Additional Outstanding Qualifications: * Experience with DBT * Experience with Terraform * Experience with Google Cloud Platform technologies such as BigQuery, Cloud SQL, Composer, Cloud Functions, Dataflow, and Cloud Storage * Working knowledge of Docker * Working knowledge of Airflow

Seniority Level: Mid-level engineer

Employment Type: Full-time

How to Apply: Qualified and interested individuals should apply by using the following link:

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