Data Engineer - Business Intelligence team

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our teams are spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness.

Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

We are part of the BI and Data Analytics (BIDA) division, whose mission is to find levers to further drive Deezer’s growth. Through our analyses and insights, we ensure Deezer is fitting our users’ needs because data is the voice of our customers. 

We are looking for an experienced Data Engineer to join our Data Analytics team and help improve our data platform and build reliable data pipelines. 

You will be the key link between the BIDA team and the core data engineering team, providing best-in-class tools and solutions for analysts to retrieve valuable insights from historical and real-time data.

What you will do

  • Develop a deep understanding of the business and the analysts’ needs.
  • Design & develop reliable data pipelines autonomously and be accountable for them.
  • Own Deezer data analytics platform and work on the migration to cloud solutions.
  • Liaise with the core data engineering team that is responsible for the data storage and providing key components to the data teams.
  • Improve and build solutions to address architectural gaps or technical debt and ensure performance.
  • Propose and test regularly new technologies, and deploy them if relevant.
  • Mentor data analysts on their technical skills; Drive enforcement of standards, tools and methodologies.
  • Participate in projects planning, standups and retrospectives.
  • Produce and maintain documentation and tutorials.
  • Communicate proactively and manage technical issues.


What we are looking for

  • 2 years experience in data engineering and the Hadoop ecosystem or with Cloud Technologies.
  • Experience in designing, building and launching efficient & reliable data pipelines.
  • DevOps : Docker, Ops, ETL.
  • Proficient in SQL, Python and Scala Spark.
  • Knowledge on PIG is a plus.
  • Strong engineering skills (code design and quality, tests, reviews, logging, monitoring, continuous integration).
  • Passion for technology, industry research and enjoys solving business problems.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Ability to own and drive projects with a creative mindset.
  • Strong “One for all” team player attitude.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Hunger for learning.
  • Affinity with the music industry.

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer Paris

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and a brand-new HQ with a stunning rooftop.
  • Flexible remote work policy.
  • Highly motivated and product-focused people ready to drive innovation.
  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily.
  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties.
  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes.
  • English and French language courses.
  • Hackathons & meetups.

We are an equal opportunity employer.