Data Platform Engineer — New York City

About Knotch:

Knotch is the independent standard for content marketing ROI. We help CMOs and Marketing teams measure and impact the outcome of their content efforts via real-time, actionable intelligence across all of their content investment.

Our Intelligence Platform for Brands helps marketers plan, measure, optimize and benchmark their content efforts across all owned and paid strategies. We work exclusively with brands and we do not monetize from any distribution channels to make sure that our business model isn’t invested in the success of what we are measuring.

We’re based in SoHo, NYC and work with brands including: JP Morgan Chase & Co., Sprint, TD Ameritrade, Ford, Salesforce, Walmart, HP, Citi and AT&T. Knotch is proud to have been named to both Inc.'s Best Places to Work 2018 & 2019 and Built In NYC's Best Places to Work 2018 & 2019!

Engineering at Knotch:

Engineering is the cornerstone of our organization and we work hard everyday to build the most impactful products as possible. We love to experiment, find a deep joy in product iteration, achieve stability with thoughtful architecture and testing all while monitoring our performance and progress at every step.

Knotch’s founding mission has always been to improve the advertising and marketing industries in a lasting and meaningful way. Transparency through data is our ethos and something every member of our company takes seriously. We are looking for highly motivated engineers who are passionate about data and who are eager to transform an industry to join us on our journey.

Data Platform Engineering:

At Knotch, our data platform is vital to providing key intelligence and insights to our clients. As a result, our data platform is the most important element when it comes to successfully scaling our products and technologies. As our platform evolves, agility with stability are critical to avoid bottlenecks in our products and to ultimately increase our value. We’re looking for an experienced data engineer who deeply values clever platform architecture and who emphasizes speed and stability to join our growing team.

What You'll Do at Knotch

  • Design and implement resilient backend architectures that process gigabytes and beyond
  • Write software for backend services using Python, Javascript, and other languages
  • Work directly with our Data Science team facilitate new understandings and insights from our data
  • Work directly with our full-stack engineering team to expose value from our data

What We Want From You

  • 3+ years of data platform engineering experience
  • Working experience with AWS services including Kinesis, Lambda, S3, and RedShift
  • Experience with various AWS offerings such as EC2, ECS, RDS, and ElastiCache
  • Experience with EMR, Scala, Ruby, Postgres, and Redis
  • Experience utilizing Python to work with Data Science teams to productize models and applications

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.