Data Engineer

Rakuten Marketing’s User Experience and Design team, (UX) is looking for a Data Engineer to build data driven solutions for our customer base.  

Under the general guidance of the Lead Data Engineer, quickly and accurately translate concepts and specifications into workable data solutions and implement effectively; ensure consistent and coherent approach to software development; general data platform engineering, maintenance, and bug fixing.  

Description:   ·        

Awareness of priorities of client-led projects and internally generated tasks ·        

Endeavour (team and self) to respond to Jira ticket requests within agreed timeframes          

Work with team to develop data products where all components communicate effectively        

Contribute to technology stack and identification of standards for performance management         

Data structure development for transactional systems, data warehouses, and virtual data stores       

Design data integration packages      

Develop reporting architectures, query paths, and transformation processes    


Bachelor’s degree in computer science, math, physical science, or equivalent.      

2+ years’ experience working for a medium or large technology company        

Strong development skills in any ANSI-SQL variant        

Ability to develop in java, c++, or other c-type language unaided

Hands-on experience in a no-SQL data persistence system (graph, document, OO, ...)

Good understanding of general math concepts    

This sounds like you:          

Highly organized, use initiative to identity solutions to complex issues, self-aware, self-motivated       

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, can take requirements and translate into a technical concept        

Must be an action-oriented individual, self-motivated, and love to identify and solve the right problems        

Prefers working with groups in open collaboration      

Able to plan individual work aligned within a group        

Grasps reasons for business decisions as well as impact of decisions on other parts of the company        

Sets a good example, demonstrates good practices, shows good judgement, balances service to others and service to self        

Has a deep understanding of something and can teach others in a way that simplifies the concept