Jobs @ Turo

Lead Data Engineer

San Francisco, CA
<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Data is our fuel at Turo. It is ever-more abundant and valuable, but it’s a raw material. Harnessed by data scientists and machine learning engineers, it propels Turo on its mission to put the world’s 1+ billion cars to better use, delighting our customers with matching the right car for their next adventure from an exceptionally diverse selection, and at the same time helping our marketplace remain safe.  </span></p> <p>About you</p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">At Turo, you will have the opportunity to help guide the team in using the latest technologies to build robust scalable solutions for collecting, analyzing large data sets, creating and maintaining data pipelines, data structures and reports.  In this role, you’ll partner closely with software engineers, data analysts, and data scientists to power analytical data products, experimentation, and machine learning models. </span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Responsibilities</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will be responsible for guiding the team to develop a roadmap that meets the needs of our data engineering customers and then executing upon that roadmap.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">The roadmap will outline the vision for the next 9-12 months and the plan for the next quarter and will be updated each quarter.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">You will be responsible for shepherding technology choices as we make large changes to our data warehouse.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Day to day responsibilities will be 50/50 IC &amp; team architecture and guidance.</span></li> </ul> <p>Requirements</p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Past experience building and architecting an ETL process</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A strong programmer who views their code as a craft</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Expertise using a workflow manager — Airflow, Luigi, Jenkins, etc.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience working with data tools in the public cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience providing technical leadership and mentoring other engineers for best practices on data engineering</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Consistent track record of designing and implementing scalable, performant data pipelines, data services, and data products.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Knowledge of software engineering best practices across the development lifecycle, including agile methodologies, coding standards, code reviews, source management, build processes, testing, and operations</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">5+ years of relevant experience</span></li> </ul> <p>About us</p> <p>Turo is a car rental marketplace where travelers can rent any car they want, wherever they want it, from a nationwide community of local car owners. Our mission is to reinvent the car rental experience and put the world’s one billion cars to better use.</p> <p>We’ve grown the business by over ten times in the past two years and raised over $200 million from investors like Daimler, SK Holdings, KPCB, Google Ventures, August Capital and Shasta Ventures.</p> <p>We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.</p>


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