Senior Data Engineer, Enterprise Engineering


Firm Description

Block is one firm constructed from many blocks, all united by the identical function of financial empowerment. The blocks that kind our foundational groups — Individuals, Finance, Counsel, {Hardware}, Data Safety, Platform Infrastructure Engineering, and extra — present assist and steerage on the company degree. They work throughout enterprise teams and across the globe, spanning time zones and disciplines to develop inclusive Individuals insurance policies, forecast funds, give authorized counsel, safeguard techniques, nurture new initiatives, and extra. Each problem creates potentialities, and we want totally different views to see all of them. Convey yours to Block.

Job Description

As a Senior Knowledge Engineer on the Enterprise Engineering workforce, you may be chargeable for engaged on quite a lot of knowledge initiatives. This consists of architecting, implementing and managing knowledge fashions and knowledge pipelines, growing, sustaining and upscaling the cloud knowledge platform/providers important to the continued development of Block in addition to shaping our knowledge engineering greatest practices.  

Moreover, you’ll collaborate with stakeholders throughout Block to grasp knowledge wants and floor these knowledge on our knowledge platform, monitor and keep its high quality and governance, and have an effect on the information ecosystem inside Block. You’re a self-starter and you might be snug working cross-functionally with different groups throughout Block.

This can be a nice alternative for somebody who’s skilled in cloud native knowledge practices and desires to construct their profession inside a fast-growing, world firm.


  • Create strong and automatic pipelines to ingest and course of knowledge from supply techniques into cloud knowledge analytical warehouses utilizing batch and streaming mechanisms leveraging cloud native toolset
  • Companion with key enterprise stakeholders, upstream infrastructure platform engineering groups, and downstream knowledge shoppers to grasp knowledge and translate enterprise necessities into technical design of constructing scalable knowledge pipelines
  • Helps construct, modernize, and keep providers and tooling to make sure resiliency and high quality, resolve knowledge discrepancies, and improve the client expertise
  • Engineers and helps knowledge constructions, entry management, governance and SOX compliance on Snowflake knowledge warehouse
  • Be self-driven in figuring out gaps and root causes, designing and implementing options to stabilize and scale knowledge options
  • Monitor every day execution, diagnose and log points, and repair pipelines to make sure SLAs are met with key stakeholders
  • Present management and steerage for knowledge engineering design throughout a number of initiatives and purposeful areas. Mentor different engineers and assist them develop; code opinions, steerage on greatest practices, leveraging your expertise within the area


You Have

  • 5+ years {of professional} expertise in knowledge engineering
  • Sturdy technical instinct and skill to grasp advanced enterprise techniques
  • Superior expertise orchestrating knowledge pipelines, designing and construct database techniques and scalable knowledge fashions
  • Proficient technical data in Python, SQL, Spark
  • Fingers on expertise in processing extraordinarily giant knowledge quantity
  • Expertise with Airflow or Prefect, and Snowflake 
  • Confirmed expertise working with cloud environments, equivalent to AWS and GCP

Further Data

Extremely fascinating expertise embrace:

  • DevOps expertise
  • Software program Engineering background
  • Snowflake

US and Canada EEOC Assertion

We’re working to construct a extra inclusive financial system the place our prospects have equal entry to alternative, and we try to stay by these identical values in constructing our office. Block is a proud equal alternative employer. We work laborious to guage all workers and job candidates constantly, with out regard to race, shade, faith, gender, nationwide origin, age, incapacity, being pregnant, gender expression or id, sexual orientation, citizenship, or another legally protected class. 

We consider in being honest, and are dedicated to an inclusive interview expertise, together with offering affordable lodging to disabled candidates all through the recruitment course of. We encourage candidates to share any wanted lodging with their recruiter, who will deal with these requests as confidentially as doable. Wish to be taught extra about what we’re doing to construct a office that’s honest and sq.? Try our I+D web page.

Moreover, we take into account certified candidates with legal histories for employment on our workforce, and at all times assess candidates on an individualized foundation.



We wish you to be effectively and thrive. Our world advantages bundle consists of:

  • Healthcare protection
  • Retirement Plans
  • Worker Inventory Buy Program
  • Wellness perks
  • Paid parental depart
  • Paid time without work
  • Studying and Improvement sources

Block, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) is a worldwide expertise firm with a deal with monetary providers. Made up of Sq., Money App, Spiral, TIDAL, and TBD, we construct instruments to assist extra folks entry the financial system. Sq. helps sellers run and develop their companies with its built-in ecosystem of commerce options, enterprise software program, and banking providers. With Money App, anybody can simply ship, spend, or make investments their cash in shares or Bitcoin. Spiral (previously Sq. Crypto) builds and funds free, open-source Bitcoin initiatives. Artists use TIDAL to assist them succeed as entrepreneurs and join extra deeply with followers. TBD is constructing an open developer platform to make it simpler to entry Bitcoin and different blockchain applied sciences with out having to undergo an establishment.

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