At Via, we're on the cutting edge of mobility. We’re building revolutionary technology that’s changing the way people get around. It's on-demand transit on a mass scale, a smarter transportation that’s friendly to our planet. From on-demand autonomous shuttles in Australia to dynamically routed bus fleets in Singapore, our sophisticated operating system is powering transportation in the world’s biggest cities and is sought after by prominent transportation players globally. We’ve provided more than 50 million shared rides already, and we’re growing at an astonishing rate. We have offices in more than 15 countries, projects in more than 50 markets, and a goal of 200 deployments by the end of 2019. If you’re someone who relishes wearing multiple hats, never backs down from a challenge, and loves getting things done, we’d love to hear from you!
As a Software Engineer - Data Infrastructure, you’ll help design and implement our mission-critical data infrastructure that seamlessly enables mass-scale, highly complex and data intensive operational service alongside cutting-edge algorithmic and analytics research for our global ride-sharing service.
Responsibilities and Duties
Build and manage the data infrastructure at scale that enables the rest of the company to easily interact with the mass-scale company data.
Design and implement data pipelines from concepts to reality.
Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability and stability, automating processes, optimizing data delivery, etc.
Drive speed, simplicity and robustness by automating production deployments.
5+ years of experience as a software engineer developing production quality software.
Strong track-record of building, launching, and interacting with data pipelines at scale in both a batch and streaming fashion.
Proficiency in SQL, and Python or other programming languages.
Experience with ETL/ELT tools.
Experience with relational SQL and NoSQL databases.
Experience with big data tools: Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, etc. is a plus.
Concise: you get stuff done, in a simple, elegant way.
Fast learner: you can quickly master concepts, disciplines and methods.
Team worker: you understand the goals of the team and work towards them.
Pragmatic: you hear about a difficult problem and are able to transform it into a simple one (or more) that you can easily solve.
Via offers above market compensation packages and benefits, including equity, health insurance, and relocation assistance.