Data Warehouse Engineer

  • Bitflyer
  • Dec 28, 2018
Permanent

Job Description


Core Responsibilities

As a data engineer, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to plan, design, develop, test and maintain a high-performance cloud data warehouse environment. The ideal candidate is an experienced data pipeline builder and data wrangler who enjoys optimizing data systems and building them from the ground up. They must be self-directed and comfortable supporting the data needs of multiple teams, systems and products. Responsibilities: Create and maintain optimal data pipeline architecture Identify, design, and implement internal process improvements for greater scalability. Assemble large, complex data sets that meet business requirements Build the infrastructure required for optimal extraction, transformation, and loading of data from a wide variety of data sources Deliver and maintain BI capabilities Create data tools and work with data and analytics experts to strive for greater functionality in our data systems

Qualifications
  Required Skills
Experience with cloud services Experience building and optimizing data pipelines, architecture and data sets Working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases Strong project management and organizational skills Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment
  Desired Skills
Experience with Azure cloud service Experience designing, building and maintaining Data Warehouse using SQL Data Warehouse or Amazon Redshift, etc Working knowledge of stream processing and highly scalable 'big data' data stores Experience building and maintaining BI tools

Job Location

Head Office in Tokyo (Midtown Tower 8F, 9-7-1 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo)  Direct access from Roppongi Station  3-min walk from Nogizaka Station  10-min walk from Roppongi-itchome Station

Salary

Annual salary (determined by experience and ability) paid in monthly installments Salary revision twice a year

AllowancesBenefits

Transportation expenses to be paid in full Social insurances (health insurance, welfare annuity insurance, employment insurance, industrial accident compensation insurance) Short commute housing allowance Short commute relocation allowance Book purchasing plan (paid by company) Free drinks, snacks, and noodles Office Okan New-hire relocation assistance (amount varies by our regulations)

Holidays

Saturday, Sunday, public holidays Paid leave Year-end and New Year holiday Congratulatory and condolence leave, maternity leave, childcare leave, birthday holiday etc.

About Us

bitFlyer recorded the largest monthly trading volume, virtual currency trading service utilization rate, and virtual currency trading app utilization rate in Japan according to research performed by Macromill (online survey published on the Japanese Bitcoin information site, JPBitcoin.com, in February 2018; "Virtual Currency and Cryptocurrency Trading Service Survey"). bitFlyer had the largest monthly trading volume recorded between April 2016 and January 2018 in Japan (includes spot, net settlement, and futures trading).

Diversity

Things like age, gender, or nationality are not taken into account at bitFlyer. We only look for people with a great performance in their field. Thirty percent of our engineers come from different countries and many internal discussions are performed in English. All of this comes together to create an environment overflowing with diversity.

On the business side, we've brought together alumni from Goldman Sachs, Barclays Investment Banking, Credit Suisse, Mizuho Bank, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, CyberAgent, GMO, Recruit Group, Square-Enix, video game development companies, the Harvard University MBA program, and many with experience working at corporations in other countries. On the engineering side, we have employees with experience at Google, Microsoft, Sony Entertainment, major social game providers, financial system integrators, and received recognitions such as the Mitou Project, Redcoder, and Microsoft MVP.

Office Environment

In October 2017, we moved to Roppongi's landmark Tokyo Midtown. Not only is it an excellent location, but the interior of our office is designed to completely maximize our operational efficiency. Naturally, our engineers, corporate staff, and back office employees all enjoy high spec PCs with large monitors. The chairs used in our office were selected by polling our employees. As for keyboards, graphics tablets, and software, each employee is allowed to choose which specific ones they want to use.