Data Engineer

Location: New York, NY

Department: Engineering

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

RISIRISA is looking to hire a Data Engineer to join its team in New York. You will collaborate with Data Scientists and Design Technologists to build custom, data-driven tools to help our clients in the commercial, public, and social sectors solve a wide range of complex human-scale problems spanning global development, music, health, cybersecurity, etc.


  • Ability to wrangle and process large data files into usable formats and databases
  • Experience designing algorithms to perform analysis and aggregation on data
  • Experience building and deploying production-level web services
  • Enthusiasm for learning new techniques and technologies to solve hard problems


Technical skills we look for:

  • Python
  • SQL
  • Java
  • Hadoop Ecosystem (Hive, Pig, etc.)
  • Web/API building
  • Familiarity with Javascript and NodeJS
  • Familiarity with Git for version control



  • PHP
  • Familiarity with production deployment and administration in Linux, Amazon AWS, Heroku, etc.
  • Django
  • NoSQL (Mongo, etc.)
  • PostGRES
  • Redis
  • C++
  • iOS/Android development


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