Senior Data Engineer (Remote)

The Opportunity

As a member of the Data Pipeline team, you’ll be at the center of building our platform that enables us to redefine this industry.  We’re building a data pipeline that merges the tested design of data warehousing and the latest big data technologies.  You will be designing and building data projects while securing core data elements.

What it takes to be successful in this role

  • Extensive Business Intelligence / Data Warehousing experience
  • Demonstrated hands-on Apache Spark experience (PySpark preferred)
  • Big Data experience (AWS, Spark, Python, PySpark, Git, etc.)
  • Experience with ETL toolsets.
  • Solid proficiency in SQL
  • Demonstrated experience building high-performance algorithms in scalable languages such as Scala, Python and R
  • Familiarity with Agile and Scrum methodologies
  • AWS Elastic Map Reduce (EMR) experience
  • Able to use version control (git) and other build, packaging & release management tools 
  • Passionate about developing quality products


Essential Duties (Primary Responsibilities) include the following.

  • Research new technology and share knowledge with team and peers
  • Design, implement and release data applications in AWS using big data technologies
  • Coordinate development efforts across the organization
  • Influence team in development standards and processes
  • Teach and mentor peers
  • Other duties as assigned

 Employee Benefits 

  • 18 PTO days + 2 floating holidays & 10 paid holidays per year
  • Generous tuition reimbursement towards a Masters or Bachelors degree
  • 401K match up to 6%
  • 12 weeks of 100% paid paternity/maternity leave
  • Mentorship with industry professionals

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Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Jefferies Financial Group, is a leader in the commercial real estate industry, offering a robust suite of services to our multifamily and commercial property clients. Powered by deep relationships and industry-changing technology, our people sell, finance, and service commercial real estate, providing support for the entire life cycle of our clients’ assets. Our unique ownership structure allows us to put the client’s interests first and creates a marketplace that delivers a superior experience.

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