Data Engineer


  • Work closely with our data engineers to solve challenging technical problems
  • Work closely with our data science team to understand their technology needs
  • Architect and build tools for our data science team
  • Enhance and maintain our data infrastructure
  • Scale our data pipeline and deployment processes
  • Collaborate across teams to scope and define solutions and requirements
  • Able to work on-site at our San Francisco office

Functional Requirements:

  • Formal training or education in Computer Science
  • 2+ years professional experience with Python
  • Experience working with Git and Unix/Linux command line
  • Experience working with databases
  • Ability to understand scientific thinking and communicate with scientists
  • Ability to learn new technologies as dictated by project requirements
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently

Nice to Have Experience:

  • Experience working on data engineering teams
  • MongoDB/pyMongo/MongoEngine
  • Experience building service oriented architecture (SOA)
  • Experience working with large datasets (1,000,000+ records)
  • Data ETL experience
  • Experience with iPython and Numpy
  • Experience working with DevOps teams
  • Experience designing and building distributed data analysis pipelines
  • Docker

About hiQ Labs:

hiQ Labs is setting the global standard in People Analytics. We offer our customers software that leverages Machine Learning models to empower users to make sophisticated employee decisions and fundamentally change the enterprise workforce. hiQ is a diverse team of smart and driven people—data scientists, engineers, and HR professionals—with backgrounds in everything from astrophysics to economics. We all work together to understand and solve mission-critical problems for high-profile enterprise customers. We value individuals who can contribute on multiple fronts and knowledge areas, who know how to work in a team, and who consistently contribute high quality work.

Come work with a team of talented and dynamic individuals on cutting edge technology in a newly-emerging high-potential industry. We are located in beautiful and vibrant San Francisco, with a downtown office location convenient for both BART and Caltrain.

To apply:

Please email with your resume, link to your GitHub account, and any other sites or documents that you feel are important for us to review.

hiQ Labs is an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.

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