Data Engineer

San Mateo, CA

Carmen is the AI-powered career management platform to help you make more informed career decisions. We’re modernizing career planning and personalizing the job search experience with data-backed career advice and advanced tools such as resume optimization and skills benchmark analysis that help candidates increase their career readiness and employability.

We are a group of passionate innovators and entrepreneurs with a proven track record of creating value. We care deeply about solving underemployment and are building powerful technology that leverages machine learning and natural language processing to empower job candidates with the best tools and data to achieve career success. We are targeting significant growth and milestones in the next few years and are looking to hire exceptional talent.


What You’ll Do

  • Leverage technical tools to build robust and efficient data pipelines.
  • Expand and optimize our data and data pipeline architecture, as well as optimize data flow and collection for cross-functional teams.
  • Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
  • Work with stakeholders to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data infrastructure needs.
  • Work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems.


What We’re Looking For

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of proven working experience as a data engineer
  • Experience with data frameworks and tools like Hadoop and Spark
  • 2+ years of SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases and query authoring as well as working familiarity with a variety of SQL and NoSQL databases, including Postgres
  • 1 year of experience in data modeling for data science, reporting, and analytics
  • 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
  • A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced growing company


Carmen does not sponsor work visas for this position. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

Carmen is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, race, religion, pregnancy, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances.