Data Engineer - Moscow, ID, Battle Ground, WA or Remote

  • Maddox Industrial Transformer
  • Moscow, ID
  • Aug 18, 2021
Full-time Information Technology

Job Description

About Maddox:
We’re a young, fast-paced, electrical equipment company with primary locations in South Carolina, Washington State, and Texas. We’ve recently been ranked by Inc Magazine as one of the fastest-growing companies in America.

Maddox was founded on Christian values and we are passionate about investing in the people, processes, and culture that have made this a great place to work.

Check out facility tours at: https://www.youtube.com/MaddoxTransformer
Learn more at: http://www.maddoxtransformer.com/

About Maddox + You:

You will be the go-to person for all things data within the Maddox family. You will have intimate knowledge of our business and be able to quantify our performance by collecting data from the various systems that manage all our operations. Your work will enable us to make better decisions, more effectively prioritize our efforts, and do a better job of celebrating our wins. You will have the satisfaction of watching your colleagues be faster and smarter because of the data and training that you provide them.

Reactively, you will be responding to internal user requests for data and training them on how to use it. You will modify data pipelines in response to API changes. You will troubleshoot and repair faulty data flows and reports.

Proactively, you will be modeling data and creating integrations to move data from systems of record into our data lake. You will be creating APIs to provide clean and responsive data to internal applications. You will be creating views that make core business objects easy to query and business performance simple to quantify. You will implement systems & processes that provide change management and data pipelines observability. You will provide training to internal business users on the proper usage of data and reporting tools.

About Maddox’s Systems:

Maddox maintains a give-the-best/expect-the-best attitude. Our team is equipped with high-end laptops (mostly Apple, some Windows) with multiple external monitors. We have a stipend-supported BYOD mobile policy and our team uses a variety of both iOS and Android smartphones. We exclusively employ cloud-based solutions, enabling our team to work from anywhere. We prefer to integrate single-focus, best-in-class SaaS products, rather than rely on all-inclusive enterprise solutions. Solutions we currently employ include: Google (Mail, Drive, Doc, Sheets), Microsoft Office, Slack, Zoom, Vonage Business Communications, Pipedrive, Asana, Harvest, DEAR Inventory, QuickBooks Time, Xero, Ubiquiti.

Our current data stack includes:

  • MySQL on Google Cloud SQL - operational data store
  • Google BigQuery - data lake
  • NodeJS & Typescript - for custom integrations (harvesting data from third-party APIs)
  • Stitch Data - ETL
  • Google Sheets - Ad-Hoc Reporting (connected to BigQuery)

More about You:

You enjoy and are good at interacting with people and solving technical problems.

You are a fast learner and pick up new technologies and user/business contexts quickly.

You are focused and able to maintain excellent attention to detail.

Your colleagues are located all across the country, so you need to be able to communicate clearly and succinctly via phone, email, and chat.

You have a strong background in data technologies. You are comfortable consuming and creating APIs, modeling data, and creating pipelines.

You enjoy teaching others how to use and understand the value of data.

You prefer a healthy team vs. operating as a lone wolf.

Experience & Education:

We value experience, so if you have 10+ years of related experience, that’s great! We also love to invest in high-potential people, and are willing to invest in a promising early-career candidate with the right aptitude, attitude, and ambition. A technical or engineering degree is helpful, but not required.

Travel: This job can be performed from any Maddox office. Infrequent travel to different Maddox facilities around the United States may be required.

Pay: Starting $65k-$95k including bonus and benefits; commensurate to experience.

Pro Tip: We get a LOT of applicants, so if you want to stand out, write a few sentences telling us what stood out to you, and why you think you’d thrive in this particular opportunity.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $65,000.00 - $95,000.00 per year