Remilon is a web media company on a mission to make education accessible to everyone through technology innovation. We are a highly profitable, financially stable company looking to expand our team. We began our journey in 2002 as a self-funded start-up and have grown every year since our inception. As a small, independent company our employees have a direct impact on company direction and results.
We are located in the heart of Downtown Mountain View, just a few steps from the CalTrain Station. We only hire top talent, so those who pass our rigorous interview process will find themselves a part of one of the brightest and most innovative teams in Silicon Valley.
We have a culture of social responsibility. As we post record profits, we give back by funding a scholarship program and helping charitable organizations provide open access to information and education throughout the poorest regions of the world.
Come join us on our mission and make a difference.
About the Data Engineer Position As a technology leader, we have high-traffic websites and store massive amounts of data that we need to slice and dice every day. We are looking for a Data Engineer that will be part of a growing, world-class team supporting our account management and site optimization groups.
You will be a key resource for working on large-scale data warehousing, ETL, and data access solutions. Focusing on overall optimization of the data pipeline for Remilon’s high volume analytical data systems, you will be tasked with consistently improving the tools and capabilities of what the product can achieve using data.
Responsibilities: *Data Warehouse management and optimization on a large scale *End-to-end data pipeline optimization, including ETL and reporting *Ability to participate in creative problem solving and design of massive data management systems *You will evaluate large data sets to identify patterns, refine signals, and make predictions about user behavior *You will interact with product management and marketing to provide business intelligence and develop strategic and tactical plans *Support data-mining and developing machine-learning algorithms using behavioral data *Work in a cross functional team to implement data-driven plans designed to maximize ROI
Requirements: *BS in Computer Science, Operations Research, Statistics, Mathematics, or similar fields *Data Warehouse management experience *Excellent MySQL/SQL experience *Excellent programming knowledge in a scripting language such as Groovy, Python, Perl, or in a compiled language such as Java or C++ *Solid experience in Excel for data analysis and visualization *Experience with statistics and related analysis methodologies *Strong analytical skills and ability to draw conclusions based on data *Comfortable working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while juggling multiple projects *Good interpersonal communication and presentation skills *Self-motivated, detail-oriented and passionate *Eligibility to work in the US
Preferred Qualifications: *Reporting and Business Intelligence experience (Tableau, Pentaho, Microstrategy, etc) *Hands-on experience with machine learning techniques, such as SVM, decision trees, neural networks, and Collaborative Filtering *Experience with online direct-response marketing tools *Use of Confluence or other Wiki for documentation *Knowledge of web analytics software and best practices *Higher degrees such as Masters or PhD
Why work for Remilon? *Help make education accessible to people who need it *Enjoy a fun, casual and collaborative working environment *Join a profitable and financially stable company *Help guide company decisions and direction *See results of your work in days, not years *Have your work impact 4.5+ million web visitors each month *Grow professionally with our training and skill development programs *Work with other talented and passionate team members
Benefits: *Competitive salary and compensation plans *401k retirement plan with employer matching *20 days of flexible paid time off annually (increases to 30 days over 5 years) *Additional 10 paid holidays annually *Flexible work schedules *Comprehensive medical and dental plans (we pay 100% of premiums) *Stocked kitchen and beverages provided *Company sponsored gym membership *Company sponsored Friday happy hour to celebrate weekly accomplishments