Analytics Engineer at Wish (San Francisco, CA or Remote)
Wish is a mobile e-commerce platform that flips traditional shopping on its head. We connect hundreds of millions of people with the widest selection of delightful, surprising, and—most importantly—affordable products delivered directly to their doors. Each day on Wish, millions of customers in more than 160 countries around the world discover new products. For our over 1 million merchant partners, anyone with a good idea and a mobile phone can instantly tap into a global market.
We're fueled by creating unique products and experiences that give people access to a new type of commerce, where all are welcome. If you’ve been searching for a supportive environment to chase your curiosity and use data to investigate the questions that matter most to you, this is the place.Job Description
What you'll be doing:
Develop optimal data collecting and processing applications to handle large data sets. You’ll have the opportunity to design innovative data solutions and solve challenging problems.
Partner with fellow data scientists, engineers and data consumers to understand data and translate business requirements into technical design of data automation solutions.
Design and build reliable & performant data models and pipelines to provide actionable insights and accommodate needs from our cross-functional partners. You will have the opportunity to design the most critical & upstream tables in Wish.
Become a data expert in your business domain and help make the business team more data-driven.
Build proper data quality detection to identify data issues in the early stages and fix the problem to make sure the data landing time can meet its SLA.
Understand the Data Lifecycle and concepts such as lineage, governance, privacy, retention, anonymity, etc
Build and improve data tooling in partnership with internal Data Platform & Tooling teams
MS or BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Bioinformatics or a related field OR equivalent practical experience in Data Engineering
2 + years of experience as a Data/BI/Analytics Engineer using Python, scala or any other OOP programming language.
Expertise on SQL and knowledge of modern data warehouse, pipeline techniques and tools such as Airflow, Presto/Hive, Spark & SparkSQL.
Experience in schema design and dimensional data modeling
Familiar with data movement techniques and best practices to handle large volumes of data
Hands on experience on cloud-based computing services and data warehouses like AWS, Redshift, S3 File System, or similar
Excellent communication skills, particularly when explaining technical or complex matters to less technical co-workers
Wish values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate based on any legally-protected class or characteristic. Employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please let your recruiter know. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.