Data Engineer (f/m)

Data Engineer (f/m) (Photomath)

We are looking to expand our team with a Data engineering professional who will join our team of Data Engineers and Data Analysts and help us bring our data-informed decision making to the next level.

What do we do?

Photomath is changing the way students learn math. We’ve achieved viral, organic growth to become the most popular education app in the US with over 180 million downloads. With our mobile app, users can solve math problems instantly using their phone camera to get detailed step-by-step instructions to help maximize learning.

We understand and appreciate the value of data-informed decision making. Thus, we are looking to expand our team with a Data engineering professional who will join our team of Data Engineers and Data Analysts and help us bring our data-informed decision making to the next level.

What you will do at Photomath:

  • Architect, create, validate and maintain systems to process a large volume of data
  • Take ownership in developing, running, maintaining, and optimizing ETL processes and data pipelines
  • Design, setup, implement, test, improve and support the company’s analytical data infrastructure (including data lake and data warehouses), enabling data access to the whole company
  • Prepare data for analytical use per user requests
  • Participate in conversations with data users (from technical and/or business teams) and consult with data-related projects
  • Be an active part in building and deploying analytics tools to empower business decision making
  • Identify opportunities to improve efficiency of existing data systems and processes
  • Explore, exploit, evaluate and recommend new data sources, platforms, and tools
  • Educate the company on best practices on data processing (including data extraction, storage, transformation, and reporting, etc.)

Our ideal candidate has:

  • A degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, or related disciplines
  • At least 2 years of experience working in similar roles
  • Expert knowledge of SQL, and hands-on experience working with relational and non-relational databases, as well as a huge volume of data
  • Hands-on experience of two or more of the mainstream data engineering languages and/or packages: Python, Java, R, Scala, etc.
  • Familiarity with ETL process and data warehousing
  • Familiarity with a few analytical platforms and tools such as Google Data Studio, Metabase, Tableau, and Looker
  • Experience with cloud providers such as GCP, Amazon or Azure, and utilizing their services such as Apache Kafka, Apache Beam, etc. for data processing is a plus
  • Enthusiasm about new technologies and capabilities to learn new skills quickly
  • Good logical/analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills with internal and external stakeholders – willing to listen, understand, and share
  • Positive and proactive attitude towards work and growth mindset
  • Ability to work independently and/or jointly with other people
  • Flexibility to work in diverse environments (in office or remotely, across different business locations, occasional flexible work hours)
  • Excellent English language skills (speaking and writing)

Our culture:

  • A diverse environment with agile and talented individuals across the career spectrum – to teach and be taught
  • A friendly, collaborative-heavy team atmosphere
  • Learning opportunities through knowledge sharing, education, and conferences
  • A culture that recognizes and rewards dedication and success

Want to join our team?

Send us your resume with the email subject “Data Engineer“ to careers@photomath.app