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Social image editing app and creative community

Data Engineer
Prague, CZ
Job Description / Skills Required

PicsArt is looking for a highly motivated Software Engineer with deep experience in scalable data processing systems. If you are passionate to push the limits of distributed computing frameworks to get every bit of performance out of them, welcome to apply.

Required Qualifications:
  • BS/MA degree in computer science or related field;
  • Working experience with distributed systems and Big-data;
  • Demonstrated working experience with Python and Scala;
  • Experience with database design (SQL/NoSQL);
  • Experience working on or building connectors from Spark to any of the data sources;
  • Experience with technologies and systems like AWS S3, AWS Redshift, AWS RDS, AWS EC2, and Apache Kafka;
  • Good knowledge of Apache Spark internals (Catalyst, Tungsten and related query engine details);
  • Good knowledge of data formats like Parquet, ORC internals, and understanding of various data partitioning strategies;
  • Good communication and knowledge sharing skills;
  • Self-motivated, quick learner and innovative person.
  • Provide in-depth analysis and insights about user behavior using Apache Spark (execution) and Databricks Delta (storage);
  • Work with both simple statistical analysis and much more complex funnel and cohort analysis;
  • Work both with data science and data engineering teams to empower data-driven business decisions at PicsArt;
  • Focus on optimizing various performance-related aspects of our applications and delivering truly production-ready solutions;
  • Guide a team of spark engineers and data scientists;
  • Constantly improve the quality and performance of the team and managed systems.
What we seek and value most in our candidates 
Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment.  
PicsArt is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. 
PicsArt, Inc. is an E-Verify Employer. Please click here for the E-Verify Poster in English or Spanish. For information regarding your Right To Work, please click here for English or Spanish.
PicsArt is the world’s #1 creative platform and social editing app that’s leading the visual storytelling revolution. With more than 150 million monthly active creators, the PicsArt community creates, remixes and shares nearly 1 billion images every month. The company has amassed one of the largest open-source collections of content in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers and more. PicsArt is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco with offices in Yerevan, Armenia, Moscow, Beijing, Tokyo, and Los Angeles, PicsArt is backed by Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Venture Partners, and Siguler Guff and Company.
The #14 most downloaded app of 2019 
PicsArt has worked with big brands such as Taylor Swift, Will Smith, Kim Kardashian, Gwen Stefani, DJ Snake, Maroon 5 and Meghan Trainor on community challenges that generate tens of millions of organic, fan-generated impressions and shares on social media. We need smart, passionate people to help us reach our first billion creators!