Principal Data Engineer

Los Angeles, California

  Machine Learning



Our client are an exciting Series D Media-focused startup based in Los Angeles who specialize in Media and managing substantial YouTube derived datasets. They are currently hiring a Principal Data Engineer who will focus on expanding and leading the company’s overall data infrastructure. 


  • As a Principal Data Engineer, you will develop and maintain scalable data pipelines, focusing on ETL solutions and data quality assurance.
  • You will be responsible to generate derived datasets and analytics-ready structures for internal and creator tools.
  • Troubleshoot pipeline issues and automate processes using scheduling tools.
  • Collaborate on large-scale datasets and external API integration for enriched data.
  • Set up database tables for analytics users and enhance data availability in AWS.
  • Coach and mentor other members of the data engineering team.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • At least three years of experience in Data Engineering
  • Expertise with Apache Spark or Apache Flink.
  • Proficiency in AWS and Python.
  • Strong knowledge of SQL, RDBMS, Pandas, Scala and data warehouse solutions like Redshift.
  • Experience working with media API’s is a bonus.


  • Salary: $180-210k
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision coverage.
  • 401(k) matching and stock options.

If this sounds like the role for you, apply now in the link below or email you resume directly to for consideration.