Platform Data Products Lead

Are you interested in being a part of Kiwi.com data transformation? Do you want to build a software used by tens to hundreds of developers in their day to day job ? Our data team is building a rock solid platform for improving and easing the job of data engineers, analysts, scientists and developers as well. Consisting of small and custom libraries to huge infrastructures. You can be the one leading the whole initiative!

    What will you do

  • Lead the team full of skilled engineers, do regular 1:1, individual development plan
  • Identify the needs for new hires, actively participate in hiring plan and design the strategy for data products,
  • Set the vision and focus that all will follow
  • Be a technical role model for the whole team, lead with example, bring new technologies that ease up their work and automatize what we can
  • Implement (if you need/want) core algorithms and examples for best practices
  • Evangelize data to the whole company – its purpose, technology used, its advantages
  • Regularly update and clearly communicate on the team achievements and main projects progress
  • Communicate with internal customers, provide them reasonable estimates and find out about their problems
  • What do we expect

  • 4+ years of full-time, industry experience in software development
  • Broad knowledge of different types of data storage engines – (non)relational, row/column oriented dbs.
  • Hands on experience with at least 2 of them – e.g. postgres, mysql, bq/redshift, elastic
  • Experience with orchestration tools
  • Advanced query language (SQL) knowledge
  • Experience with leading a team of 5+ people
  • Rigor in high code quality, automated testing, and other engineering best practices
  • Cloud Knowledge – Google Cloud (best fit), AWS, AzureBS/MS in Computer Science or a related field (ideal)
We offer you

Besides a motivating salary, we offer quarterly bonuses dependent on the company’s overall results and your own performance.
The opportunity to join our Phantom Stock scheme (for positions from level 5 upwards).
We also enjoy benefits, such as meal vouchers, 20+5 days vacation, Cafeteria program, sick days, VIP Medical Care, multisport card.
Flight vouchers to celebrate your kiwi anniversaries.
Occasional work from home and/or our modern office located in ZET Nová Zbrojovka where you can enjoy gym, masseur, sleeping spots, canteen, showers, chillout zones, Rebelbeans coffee, garage spaces.
Hardware from Apple or Microsoft based on your preferences.
Relocation package (including visa support).
We offer unlimited contracts within a forward-thinking and ambitious company.
Dogs, kids, and parties are welcome in our offices.
Grow.Kiwi program which supports parents and keeps them engaged with the company.

Interested? Join us and hack the traditional ways of travel!

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kIT RecruiterKatarína Daniš

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LocationBrno, Czech Republic

TeamEngineering

Employment typeFull-time

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