Data Engineer For Awesome Small And Successful Startup

Sherpa, Inc. | Anywhere (100% Remote) Only

Date listed

3 weeks ago

Employment Type

Full time

Remote

Yes

Glassdoor Rating

5/5 (2 reviews)

Keywords: remote postgres

About Sherpa 

Sherpa's mission: Empower real estate professionals to succeed by creating the most powerful real estate-focused tech suite in the world. Sherpa makes prospect communications for real estate professionals easy and powerful. We are a small bootstrapped team experiencing exponential growth in demand for our services, and we need your help!  

Core Values

Care360 (Family & Self, Team, Customer) - Be Curious - Take Ownership - Independent Team Player - Focus On Results  

Job Overview

We are searching for a Data Engineer to join our growing engineering team at Sherpa. The hire will be responsible for monitoring and optimizing our existing transactional database (postgres), creating a new data pipeline architecture involving various types of source systems, as well as creating a data warehouse for us to house all of our data. 

The ideal candidate is an experienced data pipeline builder and data wrangler who enjoys complex data systems and building them from the ground up. The Data Engineer will support our software developers and product owners on various projects and should have a good grasp on how data engineering will fit into fulfilling business requirements. 

Responsibilities
  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
  • Monitor performance of our current transactional system (postgres) as well as offer optimization solutions
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using a choice of industry-leading tools
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics.
Company Benefits
  • Work remotely from anywhere - we are a 100% distributed team working primarily during mountain standard time (Denver)
  • Health insurance assistance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Awesome culture; talented and friendly team!