Data Engineer

| Greater NYC Area

Stash is a digital-first financial services company committed to making saving and investing accessible to everyone. By breaking down barriers and building transparent, technology-driven products, we help the 99% build smarter financial habits so they can confidently save more, grow wealth, and enjoy life.

At Stash, data is at the core of how we make decisions and build great products for millions of users. As a Data Engineer, you will be a part of our Data Platform Team which is leading the architectural design decisions and implementation of a modern data infrastructure at scale. In this role, you will build distributed services and large scale processing systems that will support various teams to work faster and smarter. You will also partner with Data Science to help productionize machine learning models and algorithms into actual data driven products that will help make smarter products for our users.

Tools and technologies in our tech stack (evolving):

  • Hadoop, Yarn, Spark, MongoDB, Hive
  • AWS EMR/EC2/Lambda/kinesis/S3/Glue/DynamoDB/API Gateway, Redshift
  • ElasticSearch, Airflow, and Terraform.
  • Scala, Python

What you'll do:

  • Build core components of data platform which will serve various types of consumers including but not limited to data science, engineers, product, qa.
  • Build various data ingestion and transformation job/s as and when they are needed
  • Productionize our machine learning models and algorithms into data-driven feature MVPs that scale
  • Leverage best practices in continuous integration and deployment to our cloud-based infrastructure
  • Build scalable data services to bridge the gap between analytics and application space.
  • Optimize data access and consumption for our business and product colleagues
  • Develop an understanding of key product, user, and business questions

What we’re looking for:

  • 4+ years of professional experience working in data engineering
  • BS / MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field
  • You have built large-scale data products and understand the tradeoffs made when building these features
  • You have a deep understanding of system design, data structures, and algorithms
  • Experience (or a strong interest in) working with Python or Scala
  • Experience with working with a cluster manager (YARN / Mesos / Kubernetes)
  • Experience with distributed computing and working with Spark, Hadoop, or MapReduce Framework
  • Experience working on a cloud platform such as AWS
  • Experience with ETL in general

Gold stars:

  • Experience working with Apache Airflow
  • Experience working with AWS Glue
  • Experience in Machine Learning and Information Retrieval

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We believe that diversity and inclusion are essential to living our values, promoting innovation, and building the best products out there. Our success is directly related to the employees that we hire, grow and retain and we believe that our team should reflect the diversity of the customers that we serve.  

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Stash is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by law. Everyone is encouraged to apply.

Benefits, Perks, & More!:

* Equity In Stash * Flexible Vacation

Four Family-Friendly Medical Plans * Two Dental & One Vision Insurance Plan

* 401k Learning & Development Stipend

* Commuter Benefits * Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

* Employee Referral Bonuses * Stocked Fridges & Kitchens

* Thursday Happy Hours * Catered Lunch on Fridays

* Team outings that do not involve trust falls...

Awards & Recognition:

  • Built in NYC’s Startups to Watch in 2018
  • Wall Street Journal's "Top 25 Tech Companies To Watch" in 2018
  • MarCom Awards 2018 Double Gold & Platinum Winner
  • 2017 Webby Award Winner for Best Mobile Sites & Apps in the Financial Services and Banking category
  • 2017 W3 Awards Winner for Best User Experience

**No recruiters, please.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • KotlinLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SwiftLanguages
    • iOSLanguages
    • AndroidLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • PlayFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • SparkFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • MixpanelAnalytics
    • OptimizelyAnalytics
    • LookerAnalytics
    • InVisionDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • TrelloManagement
    • WordpressCMS
    • SalesforceCRM
    • MailChimpEmail
    • MandrillEmail

Location

500 7th Ave, New York , NY 10018

What are Stash Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Learning and Development Stipend

Additional Perks + Benefits

Flexible Work Schedule and Work/Life Balance. Learning & Development Stipend. Team Building Events and Activities. Demos, Drinks & Data every Thursday followed by Happy Hour. Stocked Fridge (food, snacks, drinks) Beer & Cold Brew on Tap. Catered Lunch on Fridays. Bi-weekly Stash Labs! (Work on passion projects for the day). 4 X Family-Friendly Health Insurance Plans Starting at $ 4.90 per month (Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield). Flexible Spending Account (FSA). 2 X Family-Friendly Dental Insurance Plans Starting at $ .39 per month (Guardian). 1 X Family-Friendly Vision Insurance Plan Starting at $ .04 per month (VSP). Short-term disability, long-term disability (60% of salary up to $12K/month), and basic life insurance ($50k).

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