Senior Data Engineer at Hipages

Engineering, Sydney sydney engineering
Posted 22 days ago

Our Story:

Hi. We’re hipages.

hipages provides a better, smarter way to connect tradies and consumers and get the job done well.

Our purpose is to make home improvement effortlessly efficient, creating happier homes. We build technology that solves the frictions of an industry ready for optimisation and are on a mission to bring simplicity, trust and create a seamless experience for our tradies and homeowners.

To date, over two million Australians have changed the way they find, hire and manage trusted tradies to get a job done around their home by using hipages.

hipages. Change the way you tradie!

Your Opportunity:

As the Senior Data Engineer you  will be working with the Data Platform and Data Science team to build out self-serve and scalable Analytics and Machine Learning solutions to improve customer insights and help build the next generation of data driven products. 

You will design, implement and contribute to the evolution of a reliable, performant and scalable data intelligence platform. You will be relied upon to research and recommend data integration and analytics products, services and architectural patterns as well as to implement base frameworks and libraries required for the data platform.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advise on big data, streaming and data architectures and help build the next generation data platforms for hipages.
  • Build new features, and maintain the modern Data Lakes and Data Mesh systems. 
  • Mentor and coach data engineers and other teams on how to leverage the platforms that you help build.
  • Write high quality software, deploy and maintain it and own the end to end build process, working with Kubernetes and cloud technologies. 
  • Identify and resolve production issues, handle any production incidents,  coordinate with impacted teams and improve the system in this process.
  • Select, acquire and integrate structured and unstructured data from disparate sources and build pipelines that integrate the data in a performant fashion.
  • Democratise data access and share insights across the team and department.

You bring:

You bring a passion for big data architectures and combine your software engineering skills, understanding of data and analytics along with a Devops mentality to form the next generation of Data Ops building agile, robust and reliable data platforms. 

You are driven to democratise data across the business and enable everyone with reliable, high quality information for their everyday decision-making. You thrive to solve complex data engineering problems and are passionate about working with advanced cutting edge technologies such as Kubernetes, Data mesh, Machine Learning at scale and much more.

Your CV:

  • Must Have
    • 5+ years’ experience in Data Warehousing, Business Intelligence and Big Data processing.
    • Degree qualified in Computer Science, Information systems or similar.
    • Experience delivering high quality software in Python (preferred) or Scala or similar language.
    • Deep SQL knowledge working with at least one data warehouse like: Redshift, Snowflake, Aws Athena, Presto etc.
    • Experience with data streaming using technologies like Kafka, Kinesis, etc. and data frameworks like Apache Beam, Flink, Spark etc.
    • Building microservices, working knowledge of REST/grpc/graphql
    • Experience running Containers and container engines like Docker in production
    • Expertise in collecting, analysing, and synthesizing results from various data sources.
  • Preferred
    • Familiarity with scaling and deploying machine learning models.
    • Used orchestration systems like Airflow, Luigi, Argo Workflow etc.
    • Experience working with CI/CD, tools like CircleCI, Jenkins, or similar.
    • Experience with container orchestration systems like Kubernetes.

Why join the hipages family?

Our team members really are at the forefront of our business and we empower our team to have a voice, make a difference, help lead the business forward and keep hipages one of the best places to work in Australia. A dedicated high performance team, huge investment in your career development, superior employee benefits and participation within our Employee Share Program are just some of the many reasons to join us, not to mention the free brekkie and the most amazing office in Australia, located in the heart of Sydney CBD! You will also become part of an incredibly passionate and talented team of Data Engineers, Data Scientists and Data Analysts. 

What you can expect:

At hipages, no two days are the same and our pace is fast! Interesting, meaningful and challenging work within our diverse and inclusive ‘one team’ culture will have you leaping out of bed in the morning.  We regularly refer to our company values to guide our behaviours and empower our team to feel free to be themselves so they can unleash their maximum potential. We are down-to-earth people who genuinely work together as a team to "make it happen".  This is hipages' DNA.

We also love celebrating -  everything! Birthdays, babies, big wins, little wins and anything in between; our company celebration events are legendary! Check out our Instagram #hipagesteam to get the picture.  

Does this sound like the place you belong? Welcome home.

hipages. Change the way you career!