Data Engineer (M/F/X)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

About us

Popcore creates beautiful, oddly satisfying hyper-casual games. Based at our Berlin HQ, our integrated creative and engineering teams have developed and released chart-topping games that have been downloaded 100 million times across iOS and Android.

We use an entrepreneurial mindset that's embracing a new generation of players and shattering paywalls. We are creating and shaping experiences with universal appeal.

We are proud to be backed by EQT Ventures, Makers Fund and David Helgason.

Your role
Are you an ambitious Data Engineer who would like to leave their mark on the mobile gaming industry? If you have the drive to build an end-to-end analytics program from the ground up – including data infrastructure, architecture and process, combined with an entrepreneurial, hands-on mentality, this is the job for you!  Here, you will work closely with the User Acquisition and Engineering teams, whilst showing full responsibility and ownership of your project - you are the game!
Your contribution
  • Lead the design and execution of the development of our end-to-end analytics program
  • Enable big data analytics by creating a system capable of ingesting, modifying and connecting data from disparate sources
  • Build the infrastructure for an optimal ETL process that facilitates our business strategies
  • Develop and implement effective, scalable, maintainable data engineering solutions
  • Close collaboration with data scientists, engineers, user acquisition team and data analysts

Your future team
What we offer

  • Complete ownership of tasks and freedom in choosing the path to reach your goals
  • Competitive salary and flexible working hours
  • We have a work culture where employees are actively encouraged to give feedback to each other on a regular basis
  • A team that is entrepreneurial in spirit, knowledgeable, and fun
  • An opportunity to be a part of a company that’s renouncing traditional ideas and taking a new approach that’s shattering paywalls

Your profile

  • Programming experience in analyzing and manipulating data - preferably in or
  • Hands-on experience in building large-scale, distributed data platforms and solutions
  • An agile mindset with a pragmatic and data-driven approach to decision making
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical solutions
  • Strong experience working on clouds such as; , Google Cloud, Microsoft Azure
  • Very good communication skills combined with a self-reflective mindset
  • Familiarity with , Storm or
  • Basic programming skills (, R,  )
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and high level of self-motivation

Nice to haves

  • Experience working with data storage systems such as; HDFS, MongoDB, S3
  • Previous experience with building applications from the ground-up
  • Experience working in the game development industry

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

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