Data Engineer

Software Engineering, Data Science
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Tuesday, December 5, 2023

About Prophecy

Prophecy is a rapidly growing startup that has solved the false dichotomy of having to choose between visual tools and code. We offer a self-service data transformation platform for the enterprise that provides a complete product, combining the power of code with the usability of visual ETL tools to deliver a zero-compromise solution. With Prophecy, data analysts can serve themselves and transform data at parity with the best programming data engineers, while data engineers can build and share standards and focus on other higher value activities. Prophecy breaks down the silos between these two crucial groups enabling greater communication and collaboration.

Prophecy is trusted by top Fortune 500 firms to replace their legacy ETL tools as they re-platform to the Cloud or Apache Spark. Fresh off our Series B funding, We're backed by top VCs and on the path to establishing ourselves as the leader on the cloud.

Position Summary

This is an amazing opportunity to be an early engineer in a high-growth, high-potential startup starting in Prophecy’s India engineering center. You will be working with a team of dynamic engineers who take pride in solving complex problems.
We're seeking A players to work with A players. We're a high-growth company on a once-in-a-lifetime journey to revolutionize the way data engineering is done. Be a part of it.

The impact you will have

Data Architect

Prophecy has customers in almost all business verticals. On one day you might be solving a problem very much focused on financial institutions while the other day figuring out the data challenges in the healthcare domain. Grow as an industry expert and data architect who has worked in various domains and with companies varying from Fortune 50 to mid-market segments.

Design/Develop/Deliver: End-to-End Ownership

You will design the end-to-end solution on top of Prophecy Transpiler and IDE, code, test, and deliver to the end customer. You will work collaboratively with customers, contractors and internal engineering teams and own end-to-end delivery.

Over Achiever

In Prophecy, we encourage and give environments to team members to overachieve their own limits. Set up your own metrics, and improve them iteratively under the guidance of leaders.

What You'll Need

  • 5+ years of engineering development and solution experience in solving a deep-tech problem
  • Ability to understand complex data engineering setup and build a migration architecture to move them from old legacy data engineering practices to modern state-of-the-art solutions using Prophecy
  • Deep Experience with big data tools and technologies.
  • Great problem-solving skills in a big data environment
  • Proficient with Python or Scala language.
  • Experience building 'big data' data pipelines, architectures, and data sets from various business applications.
  • A successful history of manipulating, processing, and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.
  • Working knowledge of message queuing, stream processing, and scalable 'big data' data stores.
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, priding yourself on getting things done with a high level of quality
  • Experience in a technical customer-facing role - preferably solution engineering, or willingness to do such a role.
  • Travel to customer offices occasionally if needed (< 10%)
  • Knowledge of Spark internals and experience with Scala or other functional programming puts you in front of everyone else
  • Strong desire to work in a not well-structured, fast-moving startup environment
  • B Tech or above degree in CS or equivalent

Benefits and Perks

  • Great company culture.
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Fair and Open Equity awards for everyone.
  • Amazing work.
  • Private medical insurance.
  • Manage your own growth and career.
  • Experience building a transformative product.
  • High learning opportunity.
  • End-to-end ownership of your project.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
At Prophecy, we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive culture where everyone can excel. We take great care to ensure that our hiring practices are inclusive and meet equal employment opportunity standards. Individuals looking for employment at Prophecy are considered without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, and any other protected characteristics.