As an Insight Engineer, you’ll be working within our insight team to turn unthinkable amounts of data into small data, and build tools which allow people in the company to make data-informed decisions.
By turning data into insight and insight into business action, you’ll push SoundCloud forward as an industry benchmark in insight-informed decision making.
What you’ll do:
Help build, maintain and improve a web/mobile event logging pipeline
Work on improving & maintaining our A/B testing infrastructure
Share and develop engineering best practices in a non-engineering team
Maintain & add value to data pipelines using key tools such as Map-Reduce & Amazon Redshift
Support the Insight team to help making analysis & access to data as easy as possible
Build web tools that can provide new & unique ways for the company to interact with data/insight.
Be creative, always question the norm, challenge the way things are done.
Bachelors degree in Software, Computer Science, or a related field
Excellent knowledge of one backend language (C, C++, Java, Scala, Go, Haskell)
3-5 years experience of working and maintaining production systems
Excellent SQL skills
Experience with ETL tools
Creative problem solving abilities with an eye for detail.
Bonus Skills & experience:
Experience writing/managing specifications for events on Web/Mobile
Building data flow processes
Data Warehouse design
Map / Reduce
Working knowledge of AWS tools (S3, Redshift, etc..)
SoundCloud is the world’s leading social sound platform with more than 12 hours of music and audio uploaded every minute with a reach of more than 250 million people. SoundCloud is the online place for discovering compelling and engaging music and audio.