Senior Data Engineer, Marketing and External Data Systems

Netflix, Los Gatos, California

Leading subscription service for watching TV episodes and movies

Netflix is revolutionizing entertainment. From creating pivotal moments in story-telling history to rediscovering itself from a streaming service to the world’s best studio, Netflix is at the forefront of data-driven business execution. This passion extends well into the world of Marketing where we are working to improve our ability to engage with people all over the world through earned, owned, and paid media. 

The Marketing Data Engineering team is in the middle of powering this data-driven transformation and is responsible for curating disparate datasets from internal and external sources. This data, in turn, is used as features in ML models, in running and analyzing of AB and Quasi experiments, for the creation of incrementality based Marketing metrics and for powering a variety of analytical dashboards to allow our Marketing and PR partners to take decisions quickly and confidently. We also work closely with partners in our Marketing Technology teams that build platforms for scalably generating ads and paid media campaigns.
As part of the Marketing Data Engineering team you will play a critical role in creating reliable, distributed data pipelines and building intuitive data products that allow our stakeholders to easily leverage data across domains in a self-service manner. You will be expected to be show thought leadership and partner effectively with our science and engineering teams to push the business towards better metrics and more efficient systems.

Who are you:

  • You LOVE data of all sorts, big and small. You enjoy helping teams push the boundaries of what business insights can be extracted out of data
  • You have a strong background in distributed data processing, software engineering design, and data modeling concepts
  • You are always on the lookout for opportunities to automate tasks and deliver generic frameworks which can be leveraged by multiple data engineering teams
  • You like to spark joy in internal partners with high-quality data products which are well documented, modeled and easy to understand
  • You have strong communication skills to effectively partner with data scientists and engineering stakeholders. You love to innovate and push partners to deliver on novel metrics and solutions  
  • You are proficient in at least one major language (e.g. Java, Scala, Python). You strive to write beautiful code and you're comfortable working with and picking up new technologies
  • You can relate to many of the aspects of the Netflix Culture and love to operate independently while collaborating and giving/receiving strong, candid feedback to your team members.
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About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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