Senior Data Engineer

Jul 11, 2023
... Not specified
... Senior
Full time
... Office work

About this Role

Fandom is growing! Our Senior Data Engineer opportunity is based in Poland, and reports to our Senior Manager of Data Engineering.

Are you an experienced data engineer who is ready to set directions for the development of our data platform to the next level?

Would you love to be in charge of improving the data lake for a top media website in the entertainment world with hundreds of millions of users, billions of page views and hundreds of billions of events?

As a member of our Data Engineering team, you will enhance, support, and maintain our current data lake and ETL/ELT infrastructure.

You Will...

  • Play a significant role in setting directions for the development of our data platform to the next level

  • Work closely with our experienced engineering and analytical teams on the design, development, and maintenance of our data flows

  • Provide appropriate data tools and infrastructure to data consumers such as the analytics teams to ease their work

  • Provide mentorship to less experienced members of the team

  • Work on challenging team projects to improve our data infrastructure

You Have...

  • Experience in maintaining and troubleshooting the AWS stack (e.g. EC2, Athena, EMR, MWAA, Lambda, IAM, CloudWatch)

  • Experience in Python

  • Skills managing the distributed infrastructure

  • Experience with Airflow

  • Knowledge in BigData processing technologies (Spark, Hadoop)

  • Knowledge in containerisation technologies (Docker)

  • Experience with Infrastructure as a code solutions (Terraform, Cloudformation, Serverless)

Bonus Points...

  • Experienced in one of modern programming languages (besides Python)

  • Experienced in the GCP stack (e.g., GCS, BigQuery, Composer)

  • Experienced in K8S solutions

  • Experienced in advanced analytics

  • Genuine interest in data quality

Benefits & Perks

  • MacBook Pro and all the gear you need for work
  • Free access to a multitude of popular online courses and books sponsored by our company
  • An on-demand budget for education, training, and conferences
  • Company stock options
  • Company swag packages
  • Cafeteria Benefit Program (including private medical care, gym membership, shopping/wellness bonus, etc.)
  • VTO (Voluntary Time Off) - a day off every quarter for volunteering non-profit
  • Frequent team bonding events
  • Flexible work hours & time-off
  • Employee Interest and Hobby Groups supported by our company
  • Open, energetic and fan-focused, international work environment

About Fandom

Fandom is the world’s largest fan platform where fans immerse themselves in imagined worlds across entertainment and gaming. Reaching more than 350 million unique visitors per month and hosting more than 250,000 wikis, Fandom is the #1 source for in-depth information on pop culture, gaming, TV and film, where fans learn about and celebrate their favorite fandoms. Fandom’s Gaming division manages the online video game retailer Fanatical. Fandom Productions, the content arm of Fandom, enhances the fan experience through curated editorial coverage and branded content from trusted and established publishing brands Gamespot, TV Guide and Metacritic, along with its Emmy-nominated Honest Trailers and the weekly video news program The Loop. For more information follow @getfandom or visit:


Fandom is an equal opportunity employer. Fandom values diversity, and all employment decisions are made on the basis of job requirements and individual qualifications.

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