Big Data Engineer

Unbabel
Here's to a world without language barriers, with candidates with skills as varied as their stories.

Job details

  • Full-time
  • map markerLisbon, PT
  • cardRequires Work Permit
    Requires that you're a citizen or have a valid work permit / visa sponsorship to work in the country in which this position is based.
  • routeIntermediate
  • routeRequired language: English

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Intro

Unbabel’s “Translation as a Service” platform allows modern enterprises to understand and be understood by their customers in dozens of languages.

Powered by AI and refined by a global community of tens of thousands of human linguists, Unbabel delivers professional-grade content at the scale required by modern enterprises like Facebook, Microsoft, Under Armour, Pinterest and Expedia.

Backed by Scale Venture Partners, Notion, Microsoft Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Samsung NEXT and Y Combinator, Unbabel is accelerating the shift to a world without language barriers.

We are a diverse team, working everyday to build an outstanding organisational culture, based on strong values of transparency, team spirit and continuous learning, with a fast paced Silicon Valley atmosphere in the beautiful city of Lisbon, Portugal. 

 
What's the opportunity about? 📢

We are now looking for a Data Engineer to join our growing Data team. Our main goal is to make sure everybody in Unbabel has access to the data they need, in the way they need it.

You will be responsible for designing and maintaining the core data pipelines that connect all aspects of the Unbabel Platform.

You'll help create understanding by... 🗝

  • Developing, deploying and maintaining our Data Platform to enable all of Unbabel’s Product, AI, BI and Analytics solutions
  • Designing batch or streaming dataflows capable of processing large quantities of fast moving unstructured data.
  • Monitoring dataflows and underlying systems, promoting the necessary changes to ensure scalable, high performance solutions and assure data quality and availability
  • Working closely with AI, Engineering and the rest of Unbabel to deliver world class data driven solutions 

Main requirements

 You'll move the needle if you have... 🛠

  • BS/MS Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Applied Math, or a similar area
  • 2 years of experience in Data/Software Engineering
  • Good Distributed Systems knowledge
  • Software engineering background with experience in OO programming or Functional Programming
  • Knowledge of Lambda and Kappa architecture as well as their pros and cons
  • Good understanding of one or more of the following: Python, Java, Scala or Clojure
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB, Cassandra, and HBase
  • Experience with RDBMS and data modeling
  • Experience with Big Data Technologies such as Kafka, Spark or Flink
  • Knowledge of ETL techniques
  • Kubernetes experience is a plus
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Good team player 

Perks

We build our tower with love, dedication and... 💙

  • To be part of a dynamic team in fast growing international start up
  • Chance to learn tonnes from incredible people
  • Competitive salary at one of Europe’s leading startups
  • Stimulating startup environment committed to diversity and inclusion
  • Individual budget for training and conferences
  • Stock options
  • Health Insurance
  • MacBook Air and external monitor
  • English or Portuguese language courses
  • Surf trips every Thursday morning before work
  • Team lunch every Tuesday
  • Drinks and snacks every Friday
  • All-hands trip to the beach once a quarter
  • Yearly company retreat 

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