Role based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Iflix is the leading SVoD Media Platform for emerging markets. With presence in 25 countries across Asia, Middle East, and Africa, Iflix is revolutionizing online entertainment offering thousands of hours of the best movies and TV shows from around the world for a single low monthly subscription.
We are rapidly expanding our amazing and passionate technology team and are looking for an out-of-this world Senior Data Engineer , to contribute to the building of what will soon be the most engaging, and widely used entertainment platform on planet Earth.
Reporting to Data Engineer Manager, you will be responsible for building the data lake, our next level data platform - giving us great insights into how our business is running and delivering the detailed science and analytics to provide an engaging user experience.
You should have extensive and strong skill set working and designing modern data platforms including NoSQL and SQL tools such as Python, Redshift, Hadoop, Spark, Hive, Presto, Athena, AWS Cloud Formation in a Big Data environment.
Architect and design the data platform on AWS cloud to handle terabytes of user data and petabytes of event data
Work closely with the Product Owners to prioritise workload and the strategic data plans and deliverables
Drive efficient delivery around data engineering with continuous integration, Git, PRs and constructive code reviews
Ensure our data is secure and protected and our business and our users privacy is strongly enforced
Actively encourage and participate in the team to help improve velocity and attend retrospectives for continual improvement
Collaborate with the data analytics and science teams to understand our customers' requests and apply data to build, innovate and improve the product and the business
BS Degree or MS Degree in Computer Science or Engineering.
5 to 10 years of relevant work experience in data engineering
Must have experience in AWS and big data technologies both.
Experience in agile methodology
Ability to coach and lead more junior team members
Resourceful problem solver with initiative to resolve issues and blockers
Organised : ability to summarise and prioritise business requirements
Independent : Able to work with autonomy
Fast learner : Can explore and pick up new tools, technical skills, or knowledge domain quickly
Preference to certified AWS and Spark developer
To learn more about Iflix please visit :
Iflix - Blog, Content, Features, Markets (https : / / blog.iflix.com / )
Tao of Iflix - Core, Values, People (http : / / www.taoofiflix.com / )
Iflix on Stackoverflow (https : / / stackoverflow.com / jobs / companies / iflix)
To apply visit : http : / / jobs.jobvite.com / iflix / job / oZH14fwv
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.