Software Engineer - Data Platform at Checkr
San Francisco, CA, US

We are looking for engineers with a strong foundation in distributed systems and Big Data processing engines to help build our data platform from the ground up. Our data platform processes large amounts of data and enables everyone at Checkr to make informed decisions regarding product investments. We use Airflow, Hive, Presto for assembling data and MySQL/Mongo for our online use cases.  

What a typical week may look like at Checkr:

  • Identify innovative applications of data that can enable new products
  • Build pipelines to transport and transform data to drive various products and analytics use cases
  • Enable ML based product development by building frameworks for accessing data
  • Architect systems for scale to keep up with huge influx of data as Checkr continues to grow

What we value in a Data Engineer:

  • 2+ years industry experience in backend or data engineering teams, building systems for scale
  • Experience with tools like Hadoop / EMR / Apache Spark for processing data
  • Experience with NoSQL data stores like Mongo or Cassandra
  • Proficiency in Ruby or Python
  • Academic background in computer science or equivalent (BSc or MSc)

What you get:

  • A fast-paced and collaborative environment where we leverage the latest technology
  • Hands-on coaching and professional development
  • Competitive compensation and opportunity for advancement – a true meritocracy
  • 100% medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Unlimited PTO policy
  • Gym membership, transportation reimbursements
  • Catered lunch, dinner, and snacks