Senior Data Infrastructure Engineer

Department: Engineering
Specialization: Data Engineer
Experience: Senior
Technologies: AWS Big Data Java TypeScript
Client: TripleLift
Special referral bonus: Signing Bonus $1000
Hot position?: Hot
Work model: Remote

TripleLift is seeking experienced Cloud Infrastructure Engineers with Data Engineering background or knowledge to join our team full time. We are a fast-growing startup in the advertising technology sector, trying to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing the industry. As a data infrastructure engineer, you will be responsible for designing and developing data infrastructure that provides leverage to the data team to do their best possible work. This includes building infrastructure required for the data pipeline and data platforms. Working closely with the data team, you will be improving deployment and release processes, as well as constantly searching for ways to improve our data infrastructure.

With us you can

  • Build your dream team and try yourself in different roles
  • Pick a project you want to work on
  • Get premium compensation for the right skills
  • Enjoy flexibility by operating remotely or onsite in one of our R&D centers
  • Shape your success journey through a personalized growth roadmap tailored to your interests and goals
  • Embrace agility – forget about micromanagement and old-school hierarchies

Core Technologies

    We employ a wide variety of technologies here at TripleLift to accomplish our goals. From our early days, we’ve always believed in using the right tools for the right job, and continue to explore new technology options as we grow. The cloud engineering team uses the following technologies at TripleLift:

  • Data Tools: Databricks, Spark, AWS EMR, Druid, Snowflake, Parquet, Airflow, Kafka, Kafka Connect
  • Tools: Terraform, Terragrunt, Docker, Nomad, GitHub Actions, Prometheus, Grafana, Vault, Consul, Puppet
  • Databases: AeroSpike, RDS MySQL/Postgres, MongoDB
  • Languages: TypeScript, Java, Python, Node.js and more
  • Amazon Web Services and Google Cloud (GCP) to keep everything humming

What you will do:

  • Collaborate with the rest of the data teams to come up with best practices and solutions to build a scalable data engineering infrastructure.
  • Develop a unified system for monitor, logging and error handling focused towards data pipeline and infrastructure;
  • Build tools that make every engineer more productive and enables self-service;
  • Improve our deployment processes;
  • Work with each team to optimize their application performance;
  • Search for industry best practices and use them to drive our team forward.
  • Work with teams to optimize and reduce cloud costs;

Our team is missing someone who has

  • At least five years of working experience in a professional, collaborative environment.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a technical subject is preferred, although candidates with relevant experience who hold other degrees will be considered.
  • Significant experience working as a infrastructure engineer or a software engineer with a strong knowledge of Data Engineering tools and products
  • Practical understanding of algorithms, data structures, and design patterns;
  • Can design, architect and build infrastructure for data pipelines;
  • Ability to communicate with data engineering and data science teams and understand their data and reporting requirements
  • Ability to code proficiently in at least one programming language;
  • Loves programming and automating repetitive work;
  • Understanding of what it takes to build self-healing systems in the cloud;
  • Understands best practices of application, data, and cloud security;
  • Understands best practices around building scalable, reliable, and highly available secure infrastructure;
  • Understanding of container technologies, like Docker and what it takes to containerize applications.
  • Comfortable taking ownership of projects and showcasing key accomplishments;
  • Strives for continued learning opportunities to build upon craft;
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail;
  • Ability to work quickly and independently with minimal oversight;
  • Ability to work under pressure and multitask in a fast-paced start-up environment;
  • Desire to accept feedback and constructive criticism;
  • Extremely strong and demonstrable work ethic;
  • Proven academic and/or professional achievement.

About AgileEngine

Founded as a dev tool vendor with a 2-person team


Opened a dev center in Ukraine


Pivoted into outsourced product development


Launched mobile and UI labs


Got our first Inc. 5000 award


Opened a dev center in Argentina


Became a top-3 ranked custom software developer in DC, Ukraine, and Argentina


Became the #1 software development company to hire in 2020


Opened new dev centers in Mexico and Colombia, counting 500+ experts


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Stay agile and embrace changes

Thrive in a results-driven culture with individual autonomy

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