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BUREAU OF TECHNOLOGY

Lead Data Engineer

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Berlin, Germany (10117)

About

BackMarket is the number one European (and soon global) marketplace specializing in the sale of fully refurbished tech devices.

Job Description

Back Market is the #1 marketplace for refurbished electronic devices in Europe and in the US, leading the way in a shift towards a circular economy, freeing the planet from electronic waste. We are proud to sabotage ‘new’ by connecting highly certified professionals to consumers who are looking for a more affordable, reliable and an ecological alternative to purchasing brand new products.  

Back Market is undergoing meteoric growth and has raised over 434M€ already! We have the objective of reaching 650 Back Makers (or Saboteurs) by the end of 2021! We are thrilled to have an inclusive, fulfilling and caring work environment in all our offices (Paris, Bordeaux, New-York, Prague and Berlin). This is an opportunity for you to join a talented, humble and passionate team at the heart of innovation : the Bureau Of Technology

Be a part of the movement. Join the refurb revolution.

BackMarket is looking for a Lead Data Engineer who will actively contribute to the strategy and growth of our big data infrastructure.

The core competencies of this role include managing and organising data, looking for trends and inconsistencies that impact business goals as well as continuous improvement. 

You will be responsible for :

  • Participating, advising and supporting the technical choices of the other teams involved (Data Scientists, Data Analysts, Business, Marketing, Product etc...)
  • Contributing to the recruitment of Data Engineering technical skills
  • Building and supervising the data platform allowing us to collect internal and external data for BackMarket
  • Collecting, consolidating, enhancing and modelling large volumes of data (Big Data, Data Warehouse, Data Lake)
  • Developing and automating data flows from ingest to visualization in dashboards and reportings
  • Ensuring the scalability, security, stability and availability of the platform's data
  • You’re perfect for this role if :

  • You have an excellent command of a programming language (Python, Go...)
  • You are a follower of the "Software Craftsmanship" manifesto, in search of continuous improvement
  • You are able to communicate results in a clear and concise manner
  • You participated in the construction and supervision of production architectures: Batch/Streaming (Spark, Kafka...), Data Warehouse (Snowflake), Big Data, Algorithm, NoSQL, Parallel Programming
  • You have good experiences and convictions about cloud architectures
  • You have good experiences with infrastructure-as-code
  • You are flexible and creative in problem solving
  • You are well organized, autonomous, rigorous and have a very good team spirit
  • Icing on the cake, you are interested in :

  • Git, Linux, Django, REST, bash
  • Data Lakes
  • Designing and developing RESTful APIs
  • Multi-threading and continuous integration
  • Celery, RabbitMQ, ElasticSearch
  • Scalability and Security tests
  • Recruitment process :

  • Call with HR
  • Technical test & interviews with the Data and tech team
  • Interview with our Head of Platform, Jason
  • Interviews with our founders, Quentin (CTO) and Thibaud (CEO)
  • WHY SHOULD YOU JOIN US ?

    • A meaningful job: through hard work, you will help avoid thousands of tons of electronic waste and fight against planned obsolescence. It counts!

    • An attractive salary, equity, multiple benefits (meal tickets, health insurance, etc...), parental benefits, remote-friendly, relocation package, internal events, etc… 

    • Technical challenges all day every day: you will have the freedom to innovate and adopt new ideas!

    • Work with passionate experts who will share their knowledge and help you develop and grow! (Backademy, technical guilds, Meet-up & Conference) 

    • Grow your career with a flexible career path, BackMarket can help you evolve!

    • A booming scale-up: our environment is rapidly growing in Europe, the USA and soon in Asia!

    • A lot of fun: you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, open-minded and friendly environment.

    BackMarket is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.

    Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Full-Time
    • Location: Berlin, Germany (10117)