Instacart is building the best way for people anywhere in the world to shop for groceries. Since Instacart started in 2012, we’ve launched same-day delivery in 300+ markets. We are laser focused on delivering groceries from your favorite stores right to your door! From a technology point of view, the platform is complex, rapidly scaling and processing millions of transactions in real-time all of the time. Our technology coupled with operational expertise enables Instacart to deliver fresh groceries in as little as an hour. This is a difficult problem to master and we are making it happen. Every day, we solve incredibly hard problems to create an experience for our customers that is absolutely magical.
The Data Engineering team at Instacart is rapidly growing and you will have the opportunity to shape its direction and create large impact. The team is looking for a motivated, self-starter with a drive to tackle a variety of data challenges at Instacart.
Design and build high performance batch and near real-time data pipelines
Lead partnerships with product managers on building new tools and analytics
Contribute to the continual improvement of the Instacart data platform
Work in an agile collaborative environment
At least 5 years of hands-on experience working in a data-driven company
Expert-level proficiency in one or more of the following domains:
Building Data Warehouses, dimensional modeling, SQL
Building and managing ETL pipelines, e.g. Airflow, Alooma, Informatica
Python programming (Pandas, SciKit, NumPy)
Big Data technologies, e.g. Hadoop, Spark
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; able to effectively collaborate with diverse teams.
BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, other quantitative field, or equivalent experience
Willing and able to travel internationally based on job requirements
Talented and collaborative coworkers who will both push and support you
Market competitive salary and equity
Medical, dental, vision benefits
Take what you need vacation (and we really mean it)
16 weeks maternity leave / 8 weeks paternity leave so you can truly bond with your child