Senior Data Engineer

| Greater Boston Area
Who we are
Drizly is the world’s largest alcohol marketplace and the best way to shop beer, wine and spirits. Our customers trust us to be part of their lives – their celebrations, parties, dinners and quiet nights at home. We are there when it matters - committed to life’s moments and the people who create them. We partner with the best retail stores in over 100 cities across North America to serve up the best buying experience. Drizly offers a huge selection and competitive pricing with a side of personalized content. That is what we do. Who we are is a different story.
We are more than just another tech company. There is an intellectual curiosity that occurs at Drizly. We have a desire to question, to understand, to figure it out. Bottom line, we solve it. We value not just the truth but the process to get to the truth, to deliberate, decide and then act. Most importantly, we care. We care about our customer. We care about our company. We care about our team. There will be long days and incredible challenges.
We are blazing a trail in an industry that hasn’t changed in nearly a century, and that doesn’t scare us (well, not all the time) -and even when it does, it doesn’t stop us, it energizes us.
Do you see yourself here? Read on.
Who you are
You get excited by the evolving landscape of big data solutions and setting up the infrastructure to enable other teams to harness them, and you have a track record of doing just that. Namely, you’ve stood up real-time systems at least a couple of times. When thinking of problems at-scale, you run full-speed toward challenges. You love working with teams like Data Science and Business Intelligence to see how fast you can transform data into something hugely impactful for business decisions.
You thrive in a hyper fast paced environment that focuses on real-world, customer centric problems with iterative technical solutions. Your toolkit includes having deep experience standing up infrastructure systems, highly advanced SQL use, Kafka, and/or Kinesis.
We’d be really impressed if you’ve had experience in eCommerce environments with massive amounts of clickstream and eventstream data, we’re talking close to a billion events.
What the role is
The Senior Data Engineer will accelerate Drizly’s data driven decision making through a period of rapid growth. From building a data processing framework to help support 1B+ events to integrating new data pipelines, Drizly’s most critical decisions will rely on a scalable, well-managed foundation of data.
The Senior Data Engineer is a critical member of the Engineering organization that works closely with Data Science and Business Intelligence, as well as product focused engineering teams. In short, the Senior Data Engineer will help define the building blocks for Drizly’s data capabilities.

In this role you will:

  • Lead Drizly’s data solutions through our next phase of growth
  • Build processes that unlock data potential for various parts of the business
  • Define new strategies that will enable our Data Science and Business Intelligence teams to incorporate new data sources
  • Serve as a subject matter expert when it comes to the way our data warehousing strategy

The other stuff

  • Competitive salary
  • One-on-one professional coaching with external expert
  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • Commuter benefits 401(K) Plan
  • Added perks

You do you.
Drizly is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status

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Location

334 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116

An Insider's view of Drizly

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Working at Drizly is unlike anywhere I have ever worked before. We are a welcoming bunch of super intelligent people that are all working towards the same goals. We have a lively and dynamic atmosphere where we encourage people to truly be themselves. We have a ton fun, but we do what we're here to do- make Drizly the option for alcohol, period.

Shawn

Account Executive

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

I work closely with the product and engineering teams on a daily basis to design features for the people who use our products. I often loop in other teams to get their expertise on our users and different parts of the business. Everyone is constantly striving to make improvements and I get great ideas from people on every team at Drizly.

Annalyse

Product Designer

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I identified a need for deeper knowledge of alcohol when I joined Drizly’s Customer Experience team 2 years ago. With the support & encouragement of my team, I became our first Certified Cicerone® taking a new role in Category Management. Now I'm leveraging my unique experience to help build the best-in-class catalog for alcohol one beer at a time.

Talia

Merchandising Associate

How do you make yourself accessible to the rest of the team?

It’s important to me to work in common areas and talk travel, family life or the latest shows I have been watching to ease any anxiety that may exist between employees and me as a Lawyer. I think people are more comfortable asking me questions about laws, compliance, and policies when they know they can approach me about the non-legal issue, too!

Nidhi

SVP and General Counsel

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

My team focuses on building tools to make it as easy as possible for our retail partners to operate effectively, aiming to empower every retailer with the tools to grow their business online. A bunch of technical challenges come with this: what tech to use, flexibility to the needs of different retailers, balancing velocity with quality, and more.

Bryan

Senior Software Engineer

What are Drizly Perks + Benefits

Drizly Benefits Overview

At Drizly we believe people are our greatest asset and we’re building an environment where our team can authentically do their best work. As the business grows, we recognize the value of investing in our people through benefits that support their day to day at Drizly to greater perks that foster their life outside of work.

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Open office floor plan
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Drizly hosts company outings Quarterly.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted once per week.
Professional Development Benefits
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Drizly hosts lunch and learn meetings once per month.
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