ViacomCBS Sr. Data Engineer in West Hollywood, California
About The Brand
Pluto TV, a ViacomCBS company, is the leading free streaming television service in America, delivering 250+ live and original channels and thousands of on-demand movies in partnership with major TV networks, movie studios, publishers, and digital media companies. Pluto TV is available on all mobile, web and connected TV streaming devices and millions of viewers tune in each month to watch premium news, TV shows, movies, sports, lifestyle, and trending digital series. Headquartered in West Hollywood, Pluto TV has offices in New York, Silicon Valley, Chicago and Berlin.
Overview and Responsibilities
The Sr. Data Engineer for streaming will be responsible for supporting and enhancing our Kafka and Kinesis based streaming data collection platforms. The ideal candidate will need to have hands-on experience with Kafka (open source or Confluent) and AWS Kinesis. The candidate must have proven experience working on cloud platforms and be very familiar with AWS. A strong working knowledge of kafka components namely Topics, Producer/Consumer, KStream, KTable, KSQL is a basic prerequisite. Also Kinesis components including streams, firehose and data analytics are definitely desired. The candidate should have worked on streaming systems that handle very large volume and high-velocity data and should have a good understanding of streaming best practices.
This is a critical role with a wide range of responsibilities, including:
This position will be part of Pluto TV’s Data Engineering department and will be working with the team responsible for collecting analytical streaming data from all our client software. This is a very fast-paced environment dealing with very large volume/velocity of data. You must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills and strong organizational and prioritization skills.
We believe the right individual will have the following skills and experience in order to be successful in this role:
Strong knowledge of Java, Python or Scala
Strong knowledge of Kafka (Topics, Producer/Consumer, KStream, KTable, KSQL)
Knowledge of AWS Kinesis (streams, firehose, and data analytics) would be nice to have
Knowledge of SQL and familiarity with modern cloud databases like Snowflake
Good experience with the following technology stacks
Frameworks: Spring Framework, Flink, JUnit, Mockito, Apache Flink.
Cloud Technologies: AWS(VPC, Kubernetes, EC2, Lambda, CloudWatch and etc)
Deployment Tools: Jenkins, Docker, Helm, terraform
Monitoring tools: Grafana, Prometheus
Strong technical and troubleshooting skills
Strong experience with data streaming systems
Effectively and clearly communicate open project risks and dependencies with the data team and other internal teams
7+ years' experience in data engineering and data streaming
Demonstrated understanding of Kafka
Demonstrated ownership and ability to lead several projects simultaneously
Demonstrated strong time-management, prioritization and leadership skills
Demonstrated strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to cultivate relationships and negotiate with internal clients
Ability to meet deadlines and partner timelines
Demonstrated strong written and oral communication skills
Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
ViacomCBS is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) including disability/vet.
At ViacomCBS, the spirit of inclusion feeds into everything that we do, on-screen and off. From the programming and movies we create to employee benefits/programs and social impact outreach initiatives, we believe that opportunity, access, resources and rewards should be available to and for the benefit of all. ViacomCBS is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, creed, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, and Veteran status.
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Location : CityStateForPosting West Hollywood, CA
Job Locations US-CA-WEST HOLLYWOOD
Brand Pluto TV
Function Network Engineering
Job Type Full-Time Staff
iCIMS ID 2020-14975