Data Engineer – Spark


Tilting Point
October 9, 2018
Job Type


What if you could have it all? A smart and passionate team to work with, innovative games to work on, and an environment that’s collaborative and transparent. Join us at Tilting Point as a Data Engineer in New York City.

As part of this team, you will work on the collecting, storing, processing, and analyzing huge sets of data. The primary focus will be to oversee the construction and maintenance of our data pipeline, ETL processes and data warehouse. Our Senior Data Engineer will also be responsible for data quality and understanding the data needs our various internal departments in order to anticipate and scale our systems.

Your Future at TPM

  • Develop an AWS Cloud platform that will support Big Data processing and analytics
  • Work with data analysts, product managers, and customer service to help define technology needs for the logging, processing, storage and presentation of data in a manner that delivers business value
  • Liaise with third parties for data integration and validation
  • Implementing, maintaining and improving ETL/DDL processes
  • Monitoring performance and costs; and advising any necessary infrastructure changes
  • Working with the various internal teams to deliver various analytical needs by building both large systematic reports and small custom pieces
  • Become a Tilting Point key holder of data quality

Your XP & Skills

Need to Have:

  • 2+ years of experience in architecting, building and maintaining software platforms and large-scale data infrastructures in a commercial or open source environment
  • Prior experience using and building on Apache Spark / Databricks
  • Must have expertise in at least 2 of the following:  Go, Python/R, SQL, Java/C++
  • Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources, knowledge of various ETL techniques and frameworks
  • Comfortable with AWS cloud (S3, EC2, EMR, Redshift, etc.)

Nice to Have:

  • Knowledge of existing third party video game analytics services is a plus
  • Ability to collaborate with colleagues across different disciplines/locations
  • Strong written and oral communication skills and ability to work with creative partners
  • Love for video games
  • Experience in a free-to-play mobile game company a plus

Choose Tilting Point For

  • Prominent role in making tech decisions that will shape the company and industry
  • Involvement in a large range of mobile game titles
  • Work with great people on great games that reach millions of people each month
  • Excellent location with a rooftop patio in midtown NYC
  • Free snack and beverages
  • Robust perks & benefits

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