Staff Data Engineer


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About UsVenmo was founded on the principles of breaking down the intimidating barriers around financial transactions to make them intuitive, friendly, and even fun. And it worked: people love sending money with Venmo, and we’re growing by leaps and bounds!But we’re only just getting started. We want to take that magic of sending money with Venmo and cascade it into every place where people use money. That means connecting people to their money in the most intuitive and fun way possible, then connecting people with each other. Users already love Venmo, but we know there are lots of things we haven’t thought of to make the experience of using Venmo even more delightful and valuable. All that’s going to take a lot of figuring out. Let’s figure it out together!The TeamImagine what you could do here. Venmo is the fastest growing peer-to-peer financial brand and keeps innovating in the tech industry. We as Venmo Applied Science team are looking for talented and experienced Data Engineer to join us and help build creative next generation of data products. We derive valuable insights from our extensive, rich and rapidly growing datasets in order to improve customer daily experience. This role is critical to the engineering team and will be deeply embedded within multi-disciplinary teams across the company.What We’re Looking ForProfessional 5+ years of industry and academic experiences in a quantitative analysis role with the degree (BS, MS, PhD) in science/engineering field. Passion and intellectual curiosity for FinTech domain.Depth and breadth of Machine learning and data science expertise, strong working knowledge of deep learning/data mining algorithms.Advanced proficient with SQL and highly skilled in at least one scripting language such as Python or Scala.Familiarity with statistics, data analysis and data visualization tools such as Tableau or Looker.Familiarity with ETL, big data platforms and tooling (AWS, Snowflake, Kafka, Hadoop, Hive, Spark, Cassandra, etc).Strong fundamentals of data structures, algorithms and design patterns.Build, forecast, and report on metrics that drive strategy and facilitate decision making for key business initiatives.Comfortable in working in ambiguity, fast-paced and high-growth dynamic environment.Excellent written and verbal communication with cross-functional team leads on a regular basis.We know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting spectacular candidates. Please don’t hesitate to apply.

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