Data Engineer

| Greater NYC Area
Spruce is looking for a Data Engineer to join the Data Science team in NYC. The Data Engineer will develop new digital capability for new title underwriting automation and data science tools in the real estate industry. You will have initiative, innovation and good judgment in a dynamic startup environment.
  • Build efficient codes to extract data and documents from various sources
  • Build OCR and NLP pipeline to retrieve data from unstructured data
  • Build standard reports from extracted data per business requirement
  • Conduct unit testing and document the finalized code set
  • Assist production implementation in set up infrastructure and automated processes

You will possess strong social and interpersonal skills and be able to seamlessly collaborate with other members of the team and across functions. You will demonstrate attention to detail, organization, and work, including driving projects to completion in accordance with established timelines.
This position will work with the Director, Data Science and will locate in midtown Manhattan.

  • Bachelor’s degree in quantitative fields is required, computer science degree preferred
  • Have two years of Java, Python, and SQL database programming experience. The Python experience should include web scraper development
  • Have one year of natural language processing work or research experience
  • Unix, OCR, MongoDB, GCP experience are a plus
  • Knowledge of insurance industry and statistics is a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal presentation skills
  • Highly motivated and creative problem solver; able to self-initiate and thrive in a results-oriented environment; positive attitude
  • Ability to convey sense of urgency and to work productively and cooperatively with team members
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • KotlinLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • PostgreSQLDatabases


We're conveniently located in Chelsea with lots of access to public transit.

What are Spruce Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Breakfast on Mondays!!! Companywide lunch on Wednesdays!!!
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
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