Senior Data Engineer
Product & Tech – Tech : Tech Global Development /
Acast is the world’s biggest, fastest-growing podcast platform, and the engine powering creators, advertisers and listeners everywhere. Its services are the most sophisticated available and are constantly being updated with innovative new tools and functionality.
Acast hosts more than 20,000 shows worldwide, monetizing and growing global smash hits. Founded in Sweden in 2014, Acast’s team of more than 250 audio lovers are creating a sustainable and open podcast ecosystem — ensuring the whole industry continues to grow and flourish. The company has sales teams on the ground in 13 markets around the world, including the UK, US, Mexico, Australia, France and Germany.
About the role
We are looking for Senior Data Engineers to join our purpose driven product teams that will create data driven products. We are currently hiring for two of our teams, one which works with enabling our content creators to gain more insights and the other one focused on our ad-technology.
In this role you will work with other engineers, product owners within a cross functional agile team.
Our engineering team is mostly located in central Stockholm, but with a remote first culture we’re able to bring on people who prefer full time remote work. For this position we are hiring in Stockholm or people working remotely in Sweden, Norway, France, Germany or UK.
Who you are
- Who you are
- You have experience with at least some of the AWS big data offerings: EMR, Glue, Athena, DynamoDB, RDS, ECS, Fargate, etc.
- You are proficient in Python and want to learn and work with Node.js and TypeScript which we use for surrounding systems and infrastructure as code.
- You have experience from operating and maintaining both datasets and infrastructure.
- You advocate agile software development practices and balance trade-offs in time, scope and quality.
- You are curious and a fast learner who can adapt quickly and enjoy a dynamic and ever-changing environment.
Acast is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin or any of the other wonderful characteristics that make us different.
Culture is our number one priority as a business. We believe people come first, and we work every day to enable autonomy, continuous improvement and bring out the best in people. We’re global and have remote teams, so it’s even more important that we strive for an open, inclusive and caring environment where everyone feels visible and welcome. We consider ourselves a modern organization driven by strong values to create the best, most fulfilling and nurturing culture.
We very much look forward to finding the next great person to join our cause!