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Data Engineer



Software Engineering, Data Science
Posted on Thursday, November 2, 2023

The next chapter of our growth story needs YOU!

At Go1, we have grown from humble beginnings into the world's largest aggregator of educational content. We give organizations and their employees access to the largest curated e-learning library on the planet. Millions of people are using it to unlock their positive potential. We're endlessly curious, collaborative, and inspired by life-long learning. Although we have different backgrounds, we share the same vision; to reach a billion learners as we unlock positive potential through a love of learning. We owe it all to our people. Every win… every idea… every extra mile. They've made us who we are. And there's so much still to do – so much opportunity for you to own. Together, we're on a path to improving a billion lives and a culture where everyone can thrive

Data at Go1

The Data team at Go1 enables core Data and AI-centric services that scale globally, these include search, recommendations, content enrichment and skills taxonomy. Primarily we work with internal partners who leverage our services to create great experiences and products for our customers. Within the Data Enablement team, we have a mixture of Data Governance, Software, and Data Engineering expertise, they are collectively responsible for provisioning the platform, tooling, and templates to empower our people to use data. As well as the capturing and modelling of core data into a set of Data Products and driving the adoption of good data practices across Go1, with respect to data ops.

What does a Data Engineer do every day at Go1?

You will be focused on building and maintaining data products (assets), infrastructure and tooling for our most important domains and use cases. Your work will have an impact on Analytics, Experimentation, and the AI models that power our Go1 products.

  • Partnering with key stakeholders to define technical solutions to meet business and non-functional requirements
  • Excellent verbal communication skills- The ability to communicate in a cross-functional team and engage with key stakeholders
  • Analysing, designing, developing, and continuously testing our Data processing pipelines, data warehouse/data marts /dimensional models, SQL queries
  • Scripting for orchestration, operation, and data management
  • Managing Azure infrastructure and services
  • Supporting Data Consumers in the adoption of our Data Products (assets): Understanding the data, tuning queries, driving the resolution of data issues
  • Providing low-level performance analysis and optimisation of databases, SQL queries, ETL processes, physical schemas, as well as underlying system and resource utilisation
  • Operational support of our systems: Monitoring data pipelines and infrastructure components to ensure they are operating effectively, identifying, and resolving issues that arise, CI/CD, Incident Management

Perks and Benefits

What makes Go1 special? Every one of our employees. When we work together, great things happen! When you join the Go1 team, you not only get to work with an outstanding bunch of people, but you're also supported to continue your own personal growth and development in an inclusive and flexible environment, with benefits including:

  • Competitive incentive plan in addition to salary
  • Employee Stock Option Plan
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Monthly Internet and phone bills reimbursement
  • Unlimited access to the Go1 Learning Hub, and mentorship program
  • Professional development fund
  • Volunteer leave to give back to the community
  • Flexible public holidays - take the days off that are important to you, swap out the ones that are not
  • 18 weeks full pay parental leave, plus support for parents returning to work
  • Wellness initiatives and an Employee Assistance Program
  • Free on-site snacks and weekly lunch

We are committed to facilitating a barrier-free recruitment process and work environment. If you require any accommodations, we welcome you to let us know so we can work with you to participate fully in our recruitment experience.