Engineering Manager - Data Platform

Womply

Lehi, UT, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Engineering Software
  • Post Date: 01/13/2021
  • Website: womply.com
  • Company Address: 665 3rd St Suite 100, San Francisco, CA, 94107

About Womply

Our mission is to help local businesses thrive in a digital world. Founded in 2011, Womply is a local commerce platform that provides apps, APIs, marketing, and financial tools to make local commerce happen for over 500,000 American businesses and their customers. All of Womply’s products and services are powered by the Womply Commerce Graph, a proprietary data asset that offers the most complete view of local commerce.

Job Description

Our mission is to help local businesses thrive in a digital world. Founded in 2011, Womply is a local commerce platform that provides apps, APIs, marketing, and financial tools to make local commerce happen for over 500,000 American businesses and their customers. All of Womply’s products and services are powered by the Womply Commerce Graph, a proprietary data asset that offers the most complete view of local commerce.

Womply is seeking an Engineering - Data Platform. Womply’s core mission is to help small businesses thrive in today’s digital ecosystem. The core pillar of this mission is Data. We are looking to hire someone with a background in developing big data applications and pipelines that are scalable, idempotent, self-healing, and serve the business’s data needs.

In this role, you will be responsible for the team and tech that make up Womply’s Data and API Platform organization. This is a highly visible and strategic role where you will have stakeholders across the business, spanning our internal product, marketing, finance, and engineering groups as well as external developer-partner stakeholders.  

About the Team

Data Platform Engineering plays a vital role of getting data into Womply Data Platform through our data ingestion pipelines and making the data available for our application and APIs.  Our data platform collects and processes terabytes of data from a rich set of data sources and transforms this raw data into meaningful information. The API Platform team plays a vital role in solving for 3rd party developer partner use cases by building scalable API platform. 
  
Your background includes:
  • 10+ years’ experience leading technical teams.
  • You have managed and built a team before.
  • You’re a subject matter expert in big data systems such as Apache Spark, Hadoop, AWS Data Pipeline or Google Cloud Dataflow, etc. 
  • You are an expert in languages such as Java, Scala or Python. 
  • Strong background in data stores like Cassandra, Aurora, Mongo etc and strong experience in SQL.
  • A good understanding of data architectures, data dictionaries and data lineages, and upstream/downstream semantic management.
  • The experience that give you a clear understanding of what it takes to scale a team over time.
  • Bachelor’s in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
Things you’ve done and enjoy include:
  • Building scalable and resilient systems.
  • Working across teams and influence the direction of work and architecture.
  • Leading and coaching/mentoring team members at various seniority levels.
  • Being self-driven.  You are willing and able to take complete ownership of initiatives and make pragmatic technical decisions.
  • Enjoyment of stakeholder management, developing good understanding of business needs, building domain knowledge to understand data better.
  • A passion about data quality and an understanding of its nuances and challenges.  
Characteristics of success at Womply
  • Self-motivated individual who takes ownership
  • Positive attitude
  • Non political candid communicator
  • Results oriented
  • Practical
  • Hands on and team oriented
  • Desire to win in a highly competitive environment
  • Ability to adjust plan and react as needed 

Come build something amazing at Womply

We’re a fanatically values-based company with $50 million raised to accelerate our growth. Womply is a remote-first company with one physical office in Lehi, Utah. We’re always looking for top talent in product, engineering, DevOps, design, data science, sales, marketing, business development, account management, and more. If you want to make a big impact, let’s talk. Learn more at www.womply.com/careers. 

Individuals seeking employment at Womply are considered without regards to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

PLEASE NOTE - Direct applicants ONLY. Any recruiter/3rd party submissions we receive will be considered a gift.

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