Principal Data Engineer

| Greater Denver Area

We’re seeking a Principal Data Engineer/Architect who is creative, technically strong, and a great communicator. The ideal candidate thrives on designing and implementing data pipelines: from the ingest stage of first- or third-party data to the sharing stage of our data warehouse, and all the ETL steps in-between. They’ll partner with engineers and business stakeholders across the organization while developing solutions.

  • Inherit, improve, and extend data ETL pipelines for video consumption, user interaction, and marketing tracking data produced by our platform.
  • Manage the technical aspects of our data warehouse.

  • Identify opportunities for performance improvements, cost reductions, and other efficiency gains in our data architecture.

  • Serve as a vital interaction communication bridge between our technical teams and our analytics and marketing teams.

Qualifications
• 5+ years of data engineering/architecture experience.
• Expert-level proficiency in SQL and at least one other SQL-like dialect (e.g. SparkSQL, Google BigQuery, Presto).
• Strong background in Amazon Web Services (AWS) offerings, including Redshift & Redshift Spectrum, Athena/GLUE, EMR, Lambda, and S3.
• Strong fundamentals in RDBMS systems, bottlenecks, and performance considerations, with an emphasis on PostgreSQL.
• UNIX/Linux scripting knowledge and proficiency in at least one general-purpose programming language (e.g. Bash & Python).
• Docker/Rkt (i.e. “container”) working knowledge.
• Plus: data protection policy background.
Eligibility Requirements
• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
• Flexible work arrangements and schedule.
• Must be willing to work in Denver up to 50% of the time.
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

Nice-To-Haves
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.
• Strong fundamentals in transactional RDBMS systems, bottlenecks, and performance considerations, with an emphasis on PostgreSQL.
• Docker/Rkt (i.e. “container”) working knowledge.
• Experience with cyber-security implementations (data loss-prevention policies, encryption, etc.)

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Location

We're on the second floor of the Denver Place North Tower building, conveniently located in downtown Denver's Central Business District.

An Insider's view of Bluprint

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Bluprint is a special place to work. The camaraderie in the office is, to me, the backbone of everything we do really well, and it's my favorite part. I always feel supported, and there's never a shortage of help to be found for any project! Everyone is dedicated, passionate, and works incredibly hard to realize our vision.

Brian

Customer Support Supervisor

What does your typical day look like?

Working at Bluprint is like hanging out with my best friends every day! I get to do what I love and create with a stellar group of people. There's literally nothing more you could ask for in a job!

Marteen

Editor

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I've gained skill sets that are hard to come by in my field. From small, internal shoots with fellow employees, to travel shoots in LA and New York with complete strangers. Bluprint presents ever-changing challenges for me, and it's only made me stronger and more efficient at what I do. That kind of growth is invaluable.

Evan

Producer

What is your vision for the company?

Bluprint is uniquely positioned as the only destination combining premium content, world-class talent, a robust community, and access to all the tools you need to help you achieve your personal goals. Our mission is to revolutionize the way people engage with lifestyle passions and pursuits.

John Levisay

CEO

What does career growth look like on your team?

I started off as an associate in Customer Support and have been promoted on a few occasions to now being one of the managers. It has been great for my career to see our department from all angles so I can better support my team, customers, and the company.

Carly

Customer Support Team Manager

What are Bluprint Perks + Benefits

Culture
Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Bluprint provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times.
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
On occasion
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
Online course subscriptions available
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