Data Engineer

Data & Analytics

Kuala Lumpur, MY (or remote)

full-timepart-time

Introduction

SmartBite is a new food tech company that aims to give the best food experience to working professionals that want their lunch to be delivered at the office and to optimize and improve F&B suppliers with technology and big data to boost their sales.

Job Description

We are looking for a savvy Data Engineer to join our growing team. The hire will be responsible for creating, expanding and optimizing our data and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimizing data flow and collection for cross functional teams. The ideal candidate is an experienced data pipeline builder and data wrangler who enjoys optimizing data systems and building them from the ground up. The Data Engineer will support our software developers and data scientists on data initiatives and will ensure optimal data delivery architecture is consistent throughout ongoing projects. They must be self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products. The right candidate will be excited by the prospect of optimizing or even re-designing our company’s data architecture to support our next generation of products and data initiatives.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional/non-functional business requirements
  • Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources using SQL and AWS ‘big data’ technologies
  • Build analytics tools that utilize the data pipeline to provide actionable insights into customer acquisition, operational efficiency and other key business performance metrics
  • Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs
  • Keep our data separated and secure across national boundaries through multiple data centers and AWS regions
  • Create data tools for analytics and data scientist team members that assist them in building and optimizing our product into an innovative industry leader
  • Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems

Qualifications

  • Advanced working SQL and NoSQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases
  • Experience building and optimizing ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets
  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement
  • Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets
  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, dependency and workload management
  • A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets
  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and highly scalable ‘big data’ data stores
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment
  • Passionate about the company’s specific mission
  • Entrepreneurial and ready to be responsible for big change
  • Collaborative team player, not just at meetings
  • Confident, passionate, honest
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills in English

Who You Are

  • Passionate about the company’s specific mission
  • Entrepreneurial and ready to be responsible for big changes
  • Collaborative team player, not just at meetings
  • Confident, passionate, honest
  • Passion and experience shipping well-engineered and tested code
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills in English

Other Information

  • Remote or in office
  • SmartBite can arrange work permits if required
  • Daily allowance of up to RM10 for meals

How to apply

Please email your CV, full name, phone number, email and postal address to info@trysmartbite.com