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Data Engineer

Job Title
Data Engineer
Job ID
Kansas City,  MO 64105
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Data Engineer

Company Overview

AutoAlert is the automotive industry's leading data-mining and lead generation platform helping dealerships identify high-quality leads, increase volume of retail trade-ins, and improve customer retention. Founded in 2002, with multiple locations including headquarters in downtown Kansas City, AutoAlert has provided the automotive industry with innovative software, direct marketing and training solutions currently implemented in over 3,000 dealerships.


Job Summary & Responsibilities:

  • Be part of the Data Science team, using Scrum to implement the SDLC
  • Perform data engineering and exploration to determine how customers engage our products
  • Deliver data related objectives within the team
  • Help drive Product vision / Enhancement requests
  • Provide feedback to management regarding data related technologies and workflows
  • Research and identify toolsets that complement our technology architecture


Knowledge and Skills Requirements


  • Strong proficiency in Python
  • Strong proficiency in Linux, command line tools, scripting
  • Strong proficiency with ETL / data transformations
  • Knowledge of noSQL preferably ElasticSearch
  • Proficiency working with AWS services
  • Proficiency with MPPs, ideally AWS Redshift
  • Proficiency with RDBMS, ideally PostgreSQL and MSSQL
  • Proficiency with back end application support
  • Proficiency with Data Warehousing design and implementation
  • Experience working with very large data sets
  • Experience working with horizontally scalable, distributed architectures



  • Proven track record of product delivery
  • Expertise working with data in multiple database systems
  • Knowledge of Spark and programming languages Scala, Java


Minimal Qualifications Education and/or Experience

  • MS or BS in Information Technology / Computer Science / Data Engineering or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years experience delivering solutions with the above technologies


Benefits Offered:

  • Competitive Compensation Package
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401 (k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Fitness Reimbursement Plan

Please note this job description is not designed to cover all duties and responsibilities of the employee to effectively do their job.  Eligibility requirements apply to all benefit plans.  AutoAlert reserves the right to alter all benefit offerings at will.  AutoAlert is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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