Data Engineer- KWRI

Austin, TX /
Keller Williams Realty International – Technology /
Keller Williams Realty, Inc. (KWRI)
Keller Williams Realty, Inc. is the foremost provider of real estate solutions, offering the most comprehensive end-to-end portfolio of products, services, and training in the industry.   KWRI is made up of a diverse team of more than 300 passionate professionals who are redefining the global real estate industry.  KWRI supports and innovates on behalf of over 180,000 Keller Williams real estate professionals around the world.  KWRI’s headquarters employs a diverse group of strategists, innovators, storytellers, and technologists who help transform the way agents market, sell, and interact with their clients.  KWRI’s on-site learning center and extensive Career Visioning program support the company’s emphasis on teamwork while allowing individuals with all backgrounds to explore and grow together.
Keller Williams Core Values ResponsibilityEvery member of the Keller Williams leadership team is responsible for leading and modeling diverse, equitable, and inclusive practices in the workplace relative to hiring, promoting, paying, and managing people. Leaders are expected to treat all people with civility, respect, and dignity and demonstrate the 10 core values that form our belief system.

What you’ll be called: Data Engineer
Where you’ll work: KWRI Headquarters—Austin, TX

Named a Happiest Company to Work for in 2020; one of the Best Places to Work in Austin, TX;
and featured on the Training Magazine Training 125 list seven times, Keller Williams Realty
International (KWRI) thrives within a creative and collaborative culture where transforming the
real estate industry through technology is our primary goal.

What you’ll do:
As the largest real estate franchise company in the United States, our goal is to lead with
technology that is disruptive in the real estate industry. You will be joining fast-paced teams in
developing SaaS applications for our franchise (US and Worldwide) offices and real estate
agents to operate their independent real estate businesses.

We’re looking for an innovative, talented team member who has been working as a Data
Engineer or ETL Developer at an enterprise level for more than 2 years to join our team! You will
contribute to our data lakes that are used everyday to inform our business decisions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Design, develop, and implement data infrastructure and pipelines that collect, connect, centralize, and curate data from various internal and external data sources
    • Work closely with other members of the Data team to deliver best-in-class data pipelines supporting key data initiatives for the data lake.
    • Work in close collaboration with your data-minded colleagues focused on Back End Service Development, Business Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence to ensure the data meets their needs.

Minimum Qualifications:

    • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) from a 4-year college or university in Computer Science or equivalent experience
    • 2+ years of experience with Relational databases or Cloud data warehousing or analytics systems such as MySQL/PostgreSQL/Redshift/BigQuery/Snowflake/Elasticsearch.
    • 2+ years of experience in designing and developing data pipelines.
    • 2+ year experience writing SQL queries and code using Python/ Node.js/Java.
    • Experience with cloud services such as AWS/GCP/Azure.
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills along with the ability to present technical data and approaches to both technical and nontechnical audiences

Preferred Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of experience working with relational and unstructured databases and enterprise data warehouses, such as work with MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, Oracle and MongoDB, Elasticsearch
    • Working experience in a Cloud environment (AWS or GCP) with a subset of the following tools or their equivalent - RDS, S3, EC2, Lambda, Kinesis, EMR, BigQuery, GCS, and BigTable
    • 3+ years of experience with with data architecture, data modeling, schema design and/or software development
    • Experience building open source data pipeline systems (e.g. Kafka, Apache AirFlow, Apache Beam and Apache Spark)
Who are we?
Keller Williams Realty Inc. is the largest real estate company by agent count across the globe
and is number one in units and volume in the United States. Founded in 1983, we pride
ourselves on an agent-centric, technology-driven and education-based culture that rewards
agents as stakeholders. Keller Williams Realty International (KWRI), is the company’s corporate
headquarters located in Austin, TX. Here, through a focus on cutting edge technology,
education, and products and services, we support our agents and associates to create careers
worth having, businesses worth owning, lives worth living, experiences worth giving and
legacies worth leaving.

KW is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. KW recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics disability, age, veteran status, or other protected status as required by applicable law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.