Sr. Data Engineer

about 2 months ago
Full time role


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Job Description

Electrum is seeking an experienced Senior Data Engineer to join our team. This full-time in-office position reports directly to the Director of Technical Program Management. The Senior Data Engineer will use various tools and methods to transform raw data into useful data systems with the goal of efficiency enhancement and aligning data systems with business goals. This role requires a proven ability to take initiative, be innovative, and have an analytical mind with a problem-solving aptitude. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate strong analytical skills, keen attention to detail, excellent organizational skills, and experience in a similar role.


  • Design, implement, test, deploy, and maintain stable, secure, and scalable data engineering solutions
  • Create and manage pipelines in support of data and analytics projects
  • Integrate new sources of data into our central data warehouse
  • Handle migration of data into applications and affiliates
  • Produce scalable, replicable code and engineering solutions that help automate repetitive data management tasks
  • Manage, maintain, and take ownership of our data warehouse
  • Implement and monitor best-in-class security measures in our data warehouse and analytics
  • Deploy sophisticated analytics programs, machine learning, and statistical methods
  • Collaborate with the Infrastructure team to maintain and scale the data warehouse
  • Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data, and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs
  • Conceptualize and generate infrastructure that allows big data to be accessed and analyzed
  • Reformulate existing frameworks to optimize their functioning
  • Upgrade and maintain pace with industry standards and technological advancements
  • Identify ways to improve data reliability, efficiency, and quality


  • Bachelor’s in Technology/Computer Science/related fields
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in Data Engineering, or similar roles
  • Experience setting up AWS Data Platform – AWS CloudFormation, DevelopmentEndPoints, AWS Glue, EMR, and Jupyter/Sagemaker Notebooks, Redshift, S3, and EC2 instances
  • Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases, with advanced working MYSQL
  • Knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (MSQL) as well as working familiarity with various databases
  • Track record of successfully building scalable Data Lake solutions that connect to distributed data storage using multiple data connectors
  • Must have a strong background in data engineering – Data Warehouse development experience would be considered as the most relevant
  • In-depth understanding of database management systems, online analytical processing (OLAP), and ETL (Extract, transform, load) framework
  • Experience in designing, developing, optimizing, and troubleshooting complex data pipelines
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to lead proofs-of-concept and effectively transition and scale those concepts into production at scale through, engineering, deployment, and commercialization
  • Serve as an expert; envision and integrate emerging data technologies, and anticipate new trends to solve the complex business and technical problems

Why Electrum?
Electrum is an online solar and renewable energy marketplace that provides businesses and homeowners with expert advice and a concierge experience when it comes to home and business electrification. Our marketplace is integrated into Utility and OEM websites as a co-branded or white-labeled solution offered to their customers. We have a growing list of partners and new verticals to deliver on. We help home and business owners figure out just how much they can save on their home energy costs with electrification; help determine the most affordable options, and guide them through all available tax incentives and rebates.
We have a bidding platform with a national network of vetted installers and solar companies competing for our client's business. A homeowner's Energy Advisor will present the project for bid, talk to installers, pre-screen installer bids, and assist the customer to select the best-customized option for their home and budget. This process results in great deals for our customers, and even more, a great experience for our customers!
We value choice and transparency, which builds confidence in our customer’s decision to go solar. Our roadmap has a holistic approach, allowing you to work on a diverse range of projects where we see opportunities for impact.
Our diverse partner portfolio features some of the world’s largest brands that require the highest level of security compliance. You’ll get to lead our security efforts and work alongside our growing team in India and the United States. We’re a passionate team focused on building the ecosystem for home electrification. We value choice, integrity, and transparency.
With Electrum, you will:* Experience the growth stage of a start-up* Positively impact the world by simplifying the process of moving off fossil fuels* Create software leveraged by some of the world’s largest brands* Work with a diverse team* Experience a flexible hybrid work policy* Be eligible for health insurance benefits with a sum insured of INR 5 Lakhs (covering employee, spouse, and up to 4 children with an option to include parents by paying 50% of the additional premium cost)
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We are looking for passionate individuals interested in a home, where they will grow professionally, interact internationally, and take pride in exceeding expectations. If this appeals to you, then we encourage you to apply.

Electrum is on a mission to empower communities through transparency and choice to enable a better quality of life for ...

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