Data Engineer

New York and San Francisco
Engineering – Engineering
Position: Data Analytics Engineer

Location: San Francisco, CA or New York, NY

Type: Full-timeJob Description:  ASAPP, an AI startup in NYC and the San Francisco Bay Area, is seeking a Data Analytics Engineer for a full-time job opportunity.

The data engineering team at ASAPP powers the core of our data and analytics platform. ASAPP's products are based on natural language processing and serve tens of millions of end-users in real time. We need sophisticated metrics to monitor and continuously improve our systems. The data engineer will serve to bridge the gap between infrastructure engineering, data science, and business intelligence by building analytic data feeds for both our business partners and internal stakeholders.

What You'll Do

    • Write production-grade Redshift SQL queries
    • Manage and maintain Airflow ETL jobs
    • Test query logic against sample scenarios
    • Work across teams to gather requirements and understand reporting needs
    • Investigate metric discrepancies and data anomalies
    • Debug and optimize queries for other business units
    • Review schema changes across various engineering teams
    • Maintain high-quality documentation for our metrics and data feeds
    • Contribute to our data infrastructure platform and tooling

What You'll Need

    • Expertise in at least one flavor of SQL. We use Amazon Redshift and MySQL
    • Proficiency in a high-level programming language, especially in terms of reading and comprehending other developers’ code and intentions. We use Python, Scala, and Go
    • Deep technical knowledge of data exchange and serialization formats such as Protobuf, YAML, JSON, and XML
    • Familiarity with workflow management systems such as Apache Airflow or Oozie

What We'd Like

    • B.S.+ in computer science, mathematics, or statistics
    • Previous experience in a data engineering, data science, or data analyst role
    • Experience with A/B testing, anomaly detection, or time series analysis
ASAPP is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. If you have a disability and need assistance with our employment application process, please email us at to obtain assistance.