Senior Data Engineer

Job Category: Data Engineering
Job Type: Full Time Hybrid
Job Location: Auckland

We are looking for a first Data hire to own the data practices of a well-funded software startup!

What’s exciting about this role is that Data is the product. That means your work is critical to the success of the entire business.

You will join a recently built Product team with 3 Full Stack Developers, a Tech Lead, a Design Lead, and a Product Lead. There’s so much exciting work ahead.

The Role

You’ll play a key role in technical development, including scoping, design and build of features and maintenance of the platform.

  • Owning all data practices
  • Being the data leader within the business, ensuring the quality of data
  • Managing survey data
  • Maintaining and improving the data pipeline as we scale
  • Supporting with other improvements to the back-end infrastructure
  • Thinking about other ways to commercialise data in unique ways

You’ll be pivotal to the growth of the business, shaping the Product Team, and ensuring objectives are completed on time, with best practice.

Ideally, you’ll have 3+ years experience working in a similar role and have experience working with:

  • DBT
  • Snowflake
  • Postgres/MySQL
  • R (optional)

You should be comfortable working in a fast-paced start-up environment.

Desired Skills and Experience

DBT, Snowflake, Postgres/MySQL, R (optional)


Competitive market rate remuneration
ESOP for all staff, so you are rewarded for your best work and have a share in the success
Hubs in AKL, QTWN, SYD, LND, and NYC and we are basing our teams out of those cities. WFH, and full work flexibility (location, timing) day to day, and are happy to build unique employee experiences, creating an ideal work-life for individuals
Health and wellness benefits
Learning and development support for all of our staff
Company socials – we celebrate our success together
We practice complete transparency with compensation, goals (personal and professional), feedback, and high-level strategic conversations

If this sounds interesting, apply now or email to find out more!

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