Lead Data Engineer Data Platform (Bangkok-Based, Relocation Provided)

6-8 years
5 days ago
Job Description

Get to Know Our Team

The Data department oversees all of Agoda's data-related requirements. Our ultimate goal is to enable and increase the use of data in the company through creative approaches and the implementation of powerful resources such as operational and analytical databases, queue systems, BI tools, and data science technology. We hire the brightest minds from around the world to take on this challenge and equip them with the knowledge and tools that contribute to their personal growth and success while supporting our company's culture of diversity and experimentation. The role the Data team plays at Agoda is critical as business users, product managers, engineers, and many others rely on us to empower their decision making. We are equally dedicated to our customers by improving their search experience with faster results and protecting them from any fraudulent activities. Data is interesting only when you have enough of it, and we have plenty. This is what drives up the challenge as part of the Data department, but also the reward.

Why Agoda Data Applications Team

Our Data Engineering teams are at the intersection of business analytics, data warehousing and software engineering. Our job involves dealing with distributed systems, stream processing, computation and data governance at tens of PB Scale.

We focus on software engineering related to data replication, storage, centralized computation, and Data API's. By providing our users with data products/tools, shared frameworks and data services, we enable our company to validate strategic decisions, make smarter choices, and react to the fast-changing world.

We are a small but passionate team with people from different nationalities working together on a single goal.

In this Role, you will get to

  • Lead the team technically in improving scalability, stability, accuracy, speed and efficiency of our existing Data Platform
  • Build, administer and scale Data Platform
  • Be comfortable navigating the following technology stack: S3, Kubernetes, KubeFlow, Spark, SQL, Impala, Scala, java, Python, scripting (Bash/Python) etc.
  • Work with experienced engineers to identify and build tools to automate many large-scale data platform management

What You'll need to Succeed

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science /Information Systems/Engineering/related field
  • 6+ years of experience in Data Platform Administration eg. Hadoop, S3, AWS, Google Cloud etc.
  • 6+ yearsof experience inKubernetes Administration
  • Good experience in Apache Spark performance tuning and debugging
  • Good level understanding of JVM and either Java or Scala
  • Experience in WorkFlow Scheduler eg. KubeFlow, AirFlow, Oozie etc.
  • SQL experience eg. SparkSql, Impala, BigQuery, Presto/Trino, StarRocks etc.
  • Experience debugging and reasoning about production issues is desirable
  • Analytical problem-solving capabilities & experience.
  • Systems administration skills in Linux

It's great if you have

  • Experience working with Open-source products
  • Python/Shell scripting skills
  • Working in an agile environment using test driven methodologies

Job Source: careersatagoda.com

Agoda.com or just Agoda is a Singaporean online travel agency for hotels, vacation rentals, flights, and airport transfer. It is owned by Agoda Company Pte. Ltd., headquartered in Singapore, and it is currently a subsidiary of Booking Holdings.Agoda&#8217&#x3B;s bookings are made via its website and mobile app which are available in 38 languages. As of June 2021, Agoda lists 2.5 million properties worldwide, including private holiday home rentals.Agoda also offers iOS and Android apps for hotel and property owners.