Data Operations Engineer (SZF)

Remote (Mexico & Latam) /
Engineering – Data Science & AI /
FTE / FTC
What you’ll do

The Engineer of Data Operation at Tango must have a broad and deep data skillset. In addition to design and build of modern analytics environments that comprise of raw data stores (data lakes) and cleansed data repositories by batch or streaming data pipelines. The Data Operations Engineer will be responsible for building, supporting and monitoring data pipelines and applications while ensuring the highest levels of performance, availability, security and compliance of data

Responsibilities include:
° Support and monitor daily operation of data pipelines in the Data Operations space
° Support and optimize desktop and cloud environments for data scientists, data engineers, and data analysts
° Build data flows for data acquisition, modeling and aggregation using both batch and streaming paradigms
° Consolidate/join datasets to create easily consumable, consistent, holistic information
° Be responsible for Data Pipelines meeting their SLAs and the adoption of key practices including: Incident and Problem Ownership (standardized processes from the time an Incident is captured, through remediation, communication with stakeholders and resolution), System Reporting (weekly Incident reports and Systems health reports that cover ETL servers and databases with metrics on utilization, job inventories, system availability and other reports) 
° Monitor and Escalate (establish practices and communications around escalations from Level 1 support to Level 2 support)
° Work on unique and interesting data challenges around architecting, building and managing pipelines that securely process hundreds of terabytes of data. 
° Work closely with analysts and statisticians to ensure the validity of our processes. 

Our engineers are expected to wear a number of hats and have the opportunity to touch all parts of the stack. Our stack includes Apache Spark, Scala, Redshift and an ever-growing list of many other cool technologies.

Who you are
° Experience wrangling terabytes of big, complicated, imperfect data
° Extensive experience designing and implementing ETL pipelines 
° Experience building and operationalizing large-scale enterprise data solutions, Data Lakes and applications using one or more of AWS data and analytics services
° Experience with AWS products (Redshift, EC2, EMR, S3, IAM, RDS, CloudWatch etc) 
° Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field (or 4 additional years of relevant work experience)
° A strong understanding of data structures, algorithms, and effective software design
° Significant development experience with a major modern language (e.g. Java, Scala, Python, Ruby, C/C++, etc.)
° Significant experience working with structured and unstructured data at scale and comfort with a variety of different stores (key-value, document, columnar, etc.) as well as traditional RDBMSes and data warehouses
° Experience with or interest in AWS Glue, Redshift Spectrum and any other tools that enable data querying at scale
° Experience with ETL job automation through Airflow pipelines Exposure to visualization tools - Tableau, Google Analytics, JIRA, MS Project
° Conduct code review with architecture team to ensure standards best practices are followed
° Develop automated code deploys with GIT, AWS Lambda and AWS Batch services
° Ability to multi-task and manage multiple environments 
° Provide on-call support and remote troubleshootingMust work well in an agile, collaborative team environment

Preferred Qualifications
° Master's in Computer Science or a related fieldStrong background with data-driven environment, monitoring and evaluation.
Tango (formerly TangoSource) is a boutique digital agency that specializes in speeding up the development process for modern web and mobile products.

We believe in the power of innovative ideas and their social resonance when backed-up with technology. They can change the world or make it more simple. They can help diabetes patients with their medications, or guide a lost driver in the night. We provide the technology to back up these ideas with a partnership mindset. Adding our grain of sand to the world on each project we work for.

By working in Tango, you can expect to be challenged, to work hard and learn fast; you are going to develop your skills and increase your knowledge. And the best part… you are going to help bringing innovative ideas to life.