Senior Data Engineer (m/w/x)

Sep 08, 2023

Berlin HQ

About Grover

Grover makes access to tech easy, affordable, and sustainable—with flexible tech rental subscriptions. No deposits, no commitment, just tech when you want it for as long as you need it.

With around $1.3 billion in financing, Grover is one of Germany’s best-funded scale-ups, and we’re growing fast. Since 2015, we’ve gone from a small startup operating out of a Berlin apartment to a team of 500+ people, bringing flexible tech subscriptions to renters across Germany, Austria, the USA, Spain, and The Netherlands.

And we’re just getting started. This year, we’re expanding into even more countries and launching even more innovative ways for people to access the tech they need.

Our Mission & Vision

We’re making it possible for more people to get the best out of life–with flexible, affordable access to the tech they need. That was our bold vision when we started back in 2015, and—with over 1 million renters across 5 countries—we’re right on track.

We’re also proud to champion a more sustainable way to use tech. With over 500,000 devices returned, refurbished, and recirculated so far, we’ve already saved 1,500 tons of e-waste from ending up in a landfill.

Want to join us on our mission to give more people flexible access to the tech they need? We’d love to have you on the team.

We are looking for our Senior Data Engineer to join our Data Engineering team at our Berlin HQ.

🎯 What you will contribute:

  • Data Pipeline Construction: Develop, construct, test, and maintain robust and scalable data architectures including databases, large-scale processing systems, and data lakes.
  • ETL Management: Design, implement, and manage ETL processes that make data accessible, reliable, and actionable for business needs.
  • Real-Time Data Processing: Architect and implement real-time data pipelines to support analytics, operational insights, and data science initiatives.
  • Technical Collaboration: Partner closely with data scientists to develop algorithms and build data models aligned with the organisation's objectives.
  • Optimisation: Continuously improve reporting and data analysis processes, focusing on automation and self-service solutions for stakeholders.
  • Innovation: Stay updated on emerging technologies in data engineering and architecture, making proactive recommendations for improvements and new initiatives.
  • Cross-Departmental Collaboration: Engage with other departments such as marketing, sales, and customer service to develop data products that enhance operational efficiency and business outcomes.

🤝What you bring:

  • 6+ years experience in engineering, preferably in fast-paced startup environments
  • Hands-on experience with AWS (certification is a plus)
  • Programming Skills: Highly skilled in Python, with Java or Scala as added advantages
  • Data Warehousing: Extensive experience with cloud-based solutions like Snowflake, Redshift, or Google BigQuery.
  • Data Processing: Proficiency in distributed data processing frameworks like Apache, Spark, Hadoop, or Flink.
  • Real-Time Processing: Experience in real-time data processing with tools like Kafka, RabbitMQ, or Kinesis.
  • ETL Tools: Expertise in ETL/ELT orchestration using tools like Apache Airflow or Luigi.
  • Database Expertise: Deep understanding of both SQL databases like PostgreSQL or MySQL and NoSQL databases like MongoDB, Cassandra, or Redis.

❤️‍🔥 What you will love about us:

  • Flexible working hours combined with a semi-remote work structure
  • BVG monthly discount to drive you everywhere in Germany
  • Mental health support with Nilohealth
  • Physical health support with ClassPass or Urban Sports Club
  • Annual learning budget of 1000€ 
  • Exclusive Grover Tech discount for your friends and family
  • Engaging, open office located in Berlin-Schöneberg with regular events
  • A diverse global team of 70 nationalities (and counting!) - genuinely the nicest group of colleagues who will soon become friends

If you fancy an influential role and making our world a little greener, become part of the Grover Family, and let's grow together. 💚

We are looking forward to e-meeting you! 🚀

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