Data Engineer


Santa Monica




Direct Hire

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  • Job Overview:

    Our client, a mobile video game development company is looking for a Data Engineer to join their top performing team. You will work as an integral member of the Engineering team to design, implement and maintain the systems which support the mobile game titles with millions of daily players. The technical scope of the role is broad and leverages a variety of cutting-edge commercial and open source tools to get the job done. The ideal candidate has a wide range of skills including database and cloud hosting experience as well as a desire to learn new technologies.


    • Collaborate with development teams on design, architecture and expansion of infrastructure
    • Perform system configuration, administration and support for services
    • Collaborate with development teams to ensure smooth and reliable operation of software and systems for fulfilling business objectives and processes
    • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to system configuration, mapping, processes, and service records
    • Gauge the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems; develop and implement strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems


    • Computer Science, and/or Math degree from an accredited college/university
    • 2+ year operations experience with Linux environments
    • Solid knowledge in AWS (EC2, S3, ELB, VPC)
    • Experience working with bash, Python, or other scripting languages
    • Knowledge of Git (Github, Bitbucket, or similar)


    • Competitive compensation
    • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision insurance
    • 401K plan with company match, and flexible time off
    • Stock options/equity for highly qualified candidates
    • Stocked kitchen with free snacks and beverages of your choice
    • Penthouse office with rooftop deck offering panoramic views of Santa Monica, located 1 block from the beach