Job Overview:

We are looking for a dedicated Data Engineer to help kickstart and grow business intelligence services at Aftershock Studios/FoxNext Games for our premier mobile game titles including James Cameron’s Avatar.

  • Design, implement, debug, document, test, and maintain code and systems for ingestion, transformation, storage, and consumption of data from multiple games and millions of players
  • Collaborate with game teams, product managers, data analysts and technical stakeholders to craft the best solutions for our data driven business
  • Estimate engineering effort to contribute to sprint planning and keep our delivery on track
  • Ensure data quality is delivered timely and consistently with active alerting and notifications for escalation
  • Bachelors in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience
  • 4+ years of experience with software engineering
  • Deep understanding of functional and object oriented programming
  • Expert ETL techniques and best practices to handle large data volumes
  • Expert SQL and NoSQL database experience
  • Experience with data warehouse architecture and data modeling best practices
  • Experience with relevant scheduling, batch and stream processing frameworks (e.g. Apaches Spark, Kafka, Airflow)
  • Experience with relevant managed services (e.g. AWS Kinesis/Lambda, GC Pub/Sub)
  • Cloud infrastructure devops to support deployment and data management
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Python, Javascript, Node.js, MongoDB, BigQuery
  • Infrastructure management on Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud Platform
  • Docker container deployment on Kubernetes
  • RESTful Web Service API development
  • Mobile development in Android and iOS
  • Experience in games or fast paced company such as growth phase startup
  • Git, GitHub, Perforce, Jenkins, Splunk