Principal Data Engineer

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 8 days ago

Principal Data Engineer
About GoPro
GoPromakes it easy for people to celebrate and share experiences. We believe life is more meaningful when shared. We build cameras, software, and accessories that help the world share itself in immersive and exciting ways.
GoPro is a global movement whose business is driven by shared experiences. We celebrate diversity. We practice inclusion. We foster belonging. We demand equality. And we share the experiences of individuals and communities who also hold these values as core to who they are. From So Paulo to Munich, Silicon Valley to Shenzhen, we are dedicated to building a company that reflects and honors the diverse global communities where we live, work, and play.
Position
GoPro is seeking a highly motivated, top tier candidate to take on the responsibilities of a Principle Data Engineer on the Analytics & Data Science Team. You will be a part of the Analytics & Data Science Team, working closely with other Analysts across product and service verticals, and cross-functionally with Product and Business Stakeholders, including Data Engineering. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to identifying advanced analytic requirements and interfacing with Data Engineering to produce data sets to support advanced analytics. S/he will also own development and automation of key analytics reports and visualizations that support informed decision making.
Responsibilities
Lead business requirements and advanced analytics requirements gathering efforts, interfacing with Data Engineering, Analytics, and stakeholder teams
Design and build analytics schemas for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of sources using SQL and Scala
Ensure correctness of data by testing and validation as required for mission critical data pipelines
Skills Were Stoked About
Bachelor/Graduate degree in data science, statistics, or engineering
3+ years of analytics and or data engineering experience with at least 1 year of large scala data processing on Spark
Data engineering experience using Java, Scala, Python or similar programing language to produce analytic data pipelines and data sets
Have experience with version control (git), issue tracking (jira), code reviews, and agile development
Analytical thinker with a strong passion for data, visualizations, analysis, trends, and evangelizing data usage across various teams
Preferred:
Experience with workflow management tools (Airflow, Luigi etc) helpful
Experience with machine learning techniques and algorithms, like k-NN, Nave Bayes, SVM, Decision Forests, Clustering, Ensemble Methods, etc.
Familiar with visualization libraries like Plotly, Seaborn, Bokeh, ggplot2, or similar
GoPro Highlights
Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
401(K) matching
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new parents
Medical, dental, and vision insurance premiums are 100% paid for employees, 80% paid for dependents
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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