As a Sr Staff Engineer working on the App Annie Ascend team, you will be a key contributor to lead the architecture design to improve the system performance and scalability for our first-party data analytics platform.
What will you tell your friends when they ask you what you do?
"I work in App Annie’s brand new Vancouver Office, focused entirely on building out its new product offerings, leading the architecture design for the analytics platform, helping to accelerate the growth of my career and of the company’s."
How will you do this?
- With deep understanding of the analytics platform, lead the architecture design and collaborate with leaders in Product and Engineering to achieve the goal.
- Conduct research and technical experiments to evaluate different solutions, both the viability and feasibility.
- Create system architectural and development documentation.
Who are you?
- A technical innovator with experience developing large-scale product and design visions
- A seasoned data engineer with a proven track record for building well-architected data models on big data platforms
- An excellent communicator with a knack for concisely explaining problems and solutions
- An expert in distributed systems with experience in architecting robust systems, which are fault tolerant and scalable.
- Solid understanding of cloud technologies, containerized applications and architecting clean solutions based on product requirements.
- Highly experienced with Java and/or Scala, Spark, as well as web service oriented frameworks.
- Solid understanding of Databases and knows the benefits and trade-offs of relational and non-relational data storage solutions. Experience with PostgreSQL, Cassandra is a big plus.
What should you bring with you?
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent experience.
- At least 10+ years in software development, with rich experience in SaaS development, Distributed System, Big Data, AWS
What do we offer?
- Lots of responsibility + room for you to experiment and grow with the company.
- An international team of super-talented people from different cultural backgrounds (Beijing, San Francisco, Utrecht and more) and therefore lots of international travel opportunities.
- Paid leave, so long as you promise to come back!
- Competitive salary & stock options.
- Extended health and dental benefits.
Why choose App Annie?
App Annie is the industry’s most trusted mobile data and analytics platform. App Annie’s mission to help customers create winning mobile experiences and achieve excellence. The company created the mobile app data market and is committed to delivering the industry’s most complete mobile performance offering. More than 1,100 enterprise clients and 1 million registered users across the globe and spanning all industries rely on App Annie as the standard to revolutionize their mobile business. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with 12 offices worldwide.
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