MediaNews Group, Inc.

  • ETL Developer

    Job Locations US-CO-Denver
    Posted Date 2 months ago(1/10/2019 11:45 AM)
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    Company Description

    We want to be the best. That’s why we hire the best. We thrive on challenging, rewarding, purpose-driven work. We’re looking for skilled individuals like you - for professionals full of talent, but not of themselves.

    Media News Group, distinguished by its diversified portfolio of media assets, is home to Adtaxi, the client-centric digital agency that brings scale, precision, and sophistication to digital marketing, and such notable brands as The Denver Post, the Mercury News, and the Orange County Register.

    Leveraging the belief that people matter as much as technology, we’re driving change everyday from Adtaxi’s best-of-breed, award-winning marketing solutions and ad technologies to the products that power our sites and mobile apps. And we’re just getting started.


    Job Description

    Media News Group is looking for a Software Engineer interested in working with Engineering and Product Development teams to build stable, scalable, and repeatable data-driven products for use in both the publishing and advanced digital advertising sides of MNG's business. The right candidate will be a self-motivated engineer who has a passion for working with technologies including Amazon Redshift, Python, SQL and staying current and curious about exploring the latest and greatest. This engineer will have input into our product process and will have have a real impact as part of a small, nimble team.

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    • Work with Engineering and Product Development to create data-driven products
    • Build, monitor, and maintain data ETL pipelines used to populate data warehouse
    • Design, create, and optimize database schemas and tables
    • Collaborate on relational and dimensional data modeling and database design
    • Administer and maintain our AWS Redshift clusters and other data infrastructure
    • Implement systems for tracking data quality and consistency
    • Share relevant knowledge with Engineering and Product Development teams


    Here is what we're looking for:

    • Experience with AWS Redshift, PostgreSQL or other data stores
    • Experience with SQL
    • Experience with ETL processes
    • Knowledge of Python
    • Knowledge of database design and architecture principles, including in the data warehousing space
    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, a related field or relevant experience

    Nice to have:

    • Working knowledge of Linux
    • Working knowledge of git
    • Experience with Apache Spark and AWS EMR
    • Experience with Salesforce development
    • Scrum/Agile development experience
    • Experience with AdTech systems (e.g. Google AdWords, Facebook Ads, Bing, The TradeDesk)


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