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Data Engineer



Software Engineering, Data Science
Prague, Czechia
Posted on Tuesday, June 18, 2024

What you'll do:

As one of the first joiners in the newly established Data Engineering team, you will play a key role in our company's growth, with a focus on positively impacting those around you. While engaging in our greenfield projects, your contribution will be of high priority, addressing specific goals that drive innovation. Join us in shaping the future of travel!

Our Data Engineering will be responsible for maintaining the core platform and services that enable data and analytics at Vacasa. Working closely with data science, analytics engineering and analytics teams you will play a key role in the design, build, and maintenance of data pipelines; providing timely, accurate, and reliable information to all aspects of the business.

As a Data Engineer, your role includes:

  • Designing, implementing, and championing the tooling required for data ingress and orchestration.
  • Developing DWH standards, ingress and egress patterns for production data sets.
  • Collaborating with engineering and product teams to ensure prioritization of data and analytics goals.
  • Troubleshooting DWH, pipeline, or data lake performance problems and bottlenecks.

Skills you'll need:

  • 3+ years of background in software engineering, data-related field (including data engineering, DWH, BI, data visualization, and/or data science)
  • Hands on experience with:
    • data orchestration and ETL tools
    • relational database management systems
    • cloud or columnar data stores such as Redshift, Snowflake, or Hive/Presto
    • supporting transformation tools such as DBT, Fivetran, or AWS Glue in production
  • Ability to:
    • identify, repair, and troubleshoot data quality issues
    • write, understand, and optimize complex SQL

What you’ll get:

  • 5 weeks of vacation
  • 12 sick days
  • Meal allowance
  • Contribution for pension insurance
  • Hybrid work and flexible working hours
  • Fresh fruits and snacks in the office
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Career development opportunities
  • Employee discounts
  • All the equipment you’ll need to be successful
  • Modern offices in Prague - Karlín

Vacasa is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We do not discriminate against applicants based upon race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or other classes protected by applicable law. Veterans are encouraged.

Vacasa is committed to maintaining a safe and productive work environment. Possession, use, or being under the influence of alcohol or illegal drugs in the workplace is prohibited.

An offer of employment for this role will be contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and/or OFAC screening.