Data Engineer
REC10021969 New York City, NY Updated 1m ago
Positions 1
Type Direct Hire, Full Time
Salary $60,000 - $100,000/year
Oil / Energy
Information Technology
Bachelor's Degree
2-5 years
90 days
90 days

Job description

Department: Software Development

Supervisor: CTO

No. of Direct Reports: 0

Status: Salary/Exempt


Position Summary:

 The Data Engineer supports a multi-disciplinary team and leads efforts to expand the capabilities of Sentient’s cloud-based predictive analytics platform. This position produces scalable software, driving business growth and dramatically increasing the productivity of our technical, business, and customer-facing teams. The Data Engineer will be working directly on new data features of our DigitalClone software and will be exposed to utilizing best practices to achieve business goals.



  • Collaborating with different teams engineers to implement solutions that align with and heighten the DigitalClone Platform and solutions
  • Identify ways to improve data reliability, efficiency and quality
  • Prepare data for modeling
  • Build and maintain datasets and ETL processes
  • Enhancing applications by identifying opportunities for improvement, making recommendations and designing and implementing systems
  • Maintaining and improving existing codebases and peer review code changes
  • Assisting with process optimization
  • Develop automated build and deployment pipelines for your services
  • Participating in post-implementation and system maintenance support
  • Develop / integrate leading edge tools and frameworks to build and deploy scalable and efficient machine learning solutions


Experience & Competencies

  • Experience with Python
  • Experience with Postgres, DynamoDB, and ElasticSearch
  • Experience with AWS and infrastructure as code
  • Experience with Git and GitHub: Branching, merging, pull requests, javascript, etc.
  • Solid understanding of computer science fundamentals (theory, data structures, algorithms).
  • Solid understanding of data engineering fundamentals (big data, ETL pipelines)
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a demonstrated ability to accomplish multiple task and meet deadlines
  • Excellent written/oral communication and interpersonal skills are essential
  • Excellent relationship skills and ability to work cross-functionally Good professionalism / customer interaction skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team



  • Unlimited paid time-off
  • Flexible working hours and fully remote option available
  • Employer-sponsored health insurance
  • Our commitment to inclusion across race, gender, age, religion, identity, and experience drives us forward every day


"Black, Indigenous, People of Color, Women, LGBTQ2, Veterans, Disabled Candidates are highly encouraged to apply."

Questions from the employer

You will be required to answer the following questions when submitting a candidate to this job
  • Are you legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship?
  • How many years of experience do you have as a data engineer? Must be at least 2 years.
  • Do you have any experience working in the Wind/Renewable Energy Industry?
  • From 1 to 10, how extensive is your understanding of computer science fundamentals (theory, data structures, algorithms)?
  • From 1 to 10, how extensive is your understanding of computer science fundamentals (theory, data structures, algorithms)?
  • How familiar are you with AWS? Rate from 1 to 10.