Staff Software Engineer, Data Platform (Shanghai)

Shanghai, China · Engineering · Data Platform SH

Description

SmartNews is a leading mobile app of news aggregation services. It analyzes millions of articles to deliver most engaging information with high quality in near-real time fashion to millions of users around the world. The data platform team plays a key role of accelerating the products/business developments by building a highly efficient and flexible data platform for analytical, operational and machine learning purposes. The team mission is to create high-level, easy-to-use data services for simplifying access, integration and consolidation of various data sets, and also to build efficient platforms for executing data pipelines of massive scales of TB per day..

Responsibilities

  • Design and build highly efficient, scalable and secured data platforms as the foundation that can power data driven applications in the domains of data-analytics and AI across the company
  • Design and build consolidated and integrated high-level data services to help application-developers and data scientists to leverage data for innovations and decision making
  • Drive architectural decisions and implementation of Data Platform team
  • Lead cross team/cross functional discussions and drive alignment on technology strategy
  • Able to effectively resolve conflict while navigating complex decisions
  • Define the bar for data quality and processing efficiency of data platform/services while balancing business impact, operational overhead and cost benefits of design and architectural choices
  • Lead by example to build a culture of engineering excellence and innovation

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