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Data Engineer (Remote)

Software Development | Remote from Buenos Aires, ARG | Full Time and Contract

Job Description

AthenaWorks is a company built by women and a diverse team of technologist who know what it takes to build a great company where truly everybody thrives.

We are driven to create a culture of empowerment for women in technology. An authentic culture that gives technologists from all corners of the world the freedom, flexibility and support to create best-in-class solutions in an unfettered way. We work in a lean, agile and collaborative way that gives all involved a voice and celebrates individual contributions. Our approach emphasizes equal pay, equal opportunity and a global level playing field that has no ceiling on advancement. 

Many companies are trying to be more diverse and inclusive but most of them fall short of just a promise. Either they have unconscious biases in their hiring processes or no processes to truly have an inclusive team.

At Athenaworks we are committed to create the best diverse workforce that works for all. If you are a technologist, looking to work on new projects, learn new skills and continue growing your career while having the flexibility you want then join us!

Some of the things you’ll do on a regular basis:

  • Independently analyze, propose and develop solutions for technical problems and issues.
  • Write high performance, maintainable code that is easy to read, well-documented and compliant with best-practices.
  • Write code containing minimal bugs and assist in testing as needed.
  • Meet development milestones and business requirements on schedule
  • Communicate closely and effectively with engineering management, leads, and peers to gather and understand requirements, share project status and deal with unexpected issues.
  • Ensure the adherence to the standards and procedures that result in an environment compliant with information security policy 

We are looking for:

  • Java or JVM based api development experience (Java / Kotlin/ Scala/Clojure  etc) 2+ years
  • Spark 1+ years
  • Experience in cloud platform development (AWS preferred but Azure, GCP, IBM etc acceptable)
  • Extensive experience with database development 
  • Experience in a Kubernetes based environment
  • History of designing and building data intensive services at scale
  • Expertise in a variety of relevant areas: search engine design,distributed computing, database optimization, high volume, caching, messaging preferred
  • English Skills (ability to effectively communicate via written and spoken english).
  • Nice to haves:

    • Experience with Databricks or EMR

    • ETL tools
    • Linux
    • Elastic Search on AWS
    • Python &/or Ruby
  • Tech Stack:
    • Scala / Kotlin

    • Spark 
    • Postgres / Athena / DynamoDB 
    • Elastic Search  
    • AWS

If this is sounds like a match! Great apply today! If it doesn’t, don’t despair, if you are still interested to work at AthenaWorks, we have tons of opportunities coming up. Drop us a line and tell us about you, we’ll keep you posted as new opportunities arrive.