Sr. Data Engineer

Santa Monica, CA
BI / Analytics / Data
Ring is looking for an amazing Senior Data Engineer with the passion to drive the design, execution, and ongoing support of mission-critical data services enabling large-scale data collection, near real-time and offline analytics, distributed search, and machine learning for security, engineering, and business intelligence purposes.


    • Work with engineering and business stakeholders to understand data requirements
    • Help shape the growth of transformative in-house big data resources and capabilities
    • Define, design, model, implement, and operate large, evolving, structured and unstructured datasets
    • Evaluate and implement efficient distributed storage and query techniques
    • Interact and integrate with internal and external teams and systems to extract, transform, and load data from a wide variety of sources
    • Implement secure and auditable data infrastructure as required
    • Train users on data capabilities and best practices

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

    • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
    • 5+ years of experience in Software Engineering / Data Engineering / Data Warehousing roles working in high traffic, fault tolerant, and highly available environments
    • Familiarity with stream platforms such as Kinesis or Kafka
    • Familiarity with Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana or similar technologies
    • Familiarity with Hadoop, Hive, Spark, and SQL on Hadoop related technologies
    • Proficient SQL skills
    • Proficiency in one of Python, Java, Scala, or a similar programming language
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Extreme attention to detail
    • Passion for data

Nice to have

    • Experience with AWS
    • Experience integrating NoSQL alongside RDBMS such as Postgres or MySQL in a multi-tiered, globally replicated environment
    • Having planned and/or participated in terabyte-scale data migrations
    • Experience with Airflow
About Ring

Ring's mission is to reduce crime in neighborhoods and empower consumers by creating a Ring of Security around homes and communities with its suite of smart home security products: Ring Video Doorbell, Ring Video Doorbell Pro, Ring Stick Up Cam and the new Ring Floodlight Cam. With these security devices, Ring has created the neighborhood watch for the digital age and continues to keep homes around the world safe. For more information, visit With Ring, you're always home.

Ring LLC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants with our regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Ring LLC. complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.