What we’re looking for

We are looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join a team building our Data Platform and centralized Data Lake. This team develops scalable distributed systems that process massive datasets from diverse sources. We’re looking for someone with a high standard of technical excellence who is ready to collaborate and lead in creating solutions to hard data problems.

What you’ll do

  • Design and implement data storage structures and scalable distributed ETL pipelines to bring disparate data sources into a unified data lake in AWS cloud 
  • Leverage tools for building distributed systems such as Kafka, Spark, Parquet, Aurora, Cassandra, Redis, SQS, SNS, S3, and more
  • Replace legacy systems with more modern and up-to-date data pipelines and operational systems 
  • Contribute and review architectural designs for scalable, extensible distributed systems 
  • Influence technical strategy via research, experimentation, POCs, and prototypes
  • Mentor less senior members of your team
  • Demonstrate empathy, respect, professionalism, and fairness in everything you do

Job requirements and qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent work experience
  • 4+ years of experience in a data engineering role, preferably within a fast-growing SaaS business, using one or more of: Java, Python, and/or Scala
  • 4+ years of experience engineering software that leverages cloud computing platforms (preferably AWS) and container orchestration (preferably Kubernetes)
  • 2+ years of experience architecting and implementing scalable distributed systems that process massive amounts of data
  • 1+ years of experience of contributing thought leadership, including creation and review of architectural designs, and mentorship for junior engineers
  • Deep understanding of the tradeoffs for various types of databases such as relational, key/value, columnar, etc. and their use cases such as data warehousing, data lakes, caching, etc.
  • An appreciation of engineering rigor and non-functional requirements
  • An appreciation of a respectful and empathetic team culture
  • Fluent knowledge of English (written & spoken).
  • Must be authorized to work in the Czech Republic

Additional/preferred skills (but not required):

  • Experience with AI/ML techniques

Why you should Join Conductor 

Conductor is a search and content intelligence platform that helps marketers create and optimize content to improve visibility online.

Conductor's forward-thinking customers include leading global and emerging enterprise brands like Adidas, FedEx, Netflix, Shopify, and Vodafone.  

Conductor is a People-First and Customer-First company. We are looking for engaged and passionate technology leaders that can raise the bar. We have built a highly collaborative culture of technical excellence with tremendous opportunity to have an immediate impact in the day-to-day life of our employees and customers and drive the company's success and growth. We all share the same values, innovate, and motivate each other to attain ambitious goals, and celebrate each other’s success.

Benefits Offerings/Perks:  

  • Monthly salary of  93 000 - 155 000 CZK based on your skill and experience and owning an equity stake in the company.
  • Unlimited paid vacation
  • 5 sick days
  • Vodafone mobile subscription with unlimited calls, text messages, and data. 
  • Comfortable office in the city center of Brno with a fully stocked kitchen.
  • Weekly lunches with the team paid by the company.
  • Personal development budget of 10 000 CZK per year for conferences, books, and online courses.
  • YOLO month - work from anywhere two months a year (March & August).
  • Brno or remote (if based in Brno, a hybrid schedule - 3 days in office, 2 work from home).

Are you ready to join us on our amazing joining of growth and expansion? Apply today.  


Conductor is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Bringing in diverse perspectives and challenging our assumptions is the clear key to growth; it drives innovation, creativity, faster problem-solving, and stronger decision making. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, train, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs.


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