16 days old

Senior Data Engineer

Sacramento, CA 95814
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Who is EA Capital Games?

Were a mobile game studio located in Midtown Sacramento, home to the highly successful title Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes, the most successful Star Wars mobile game ever released, charting as the #1 grossing game in over 35 countries, and one of the Top 40 grossing games in the entire world across Apple and Google.

Collectively, we are a close-knit group of passionate gamers, obsessed with the creation of genre-defining mobile RPGs, and the vibrant live services necessary to support them. Our team culture is friendly, fast-paced, results-focused, and collaborative. We take our work but not ourselves very seriously.

While walking the halls of our brand-new 31,000 sqft studio, youll hear the cacophony of epic console competitions, lively debates, and the rattle of dice thrown across a game board. Game nights, happy hours, weekend adventures, and a dog-friendly atmosphere are all elements of who we are.

Where you fit in

Capital Games islooking for a Sr Data Engineer to join our efforts to provide the data that powers our game analysis and reporting. Youll be part of a data engineering team within Capital Games, working with our data scientists and analysts to architect data pipelines, support machine learning research, and will play a key role in developing and maintaining the ETL solutions necessary to provide the data that powers our game analysis and reporting.


  • Serve as technical lead and partner with members of the Analytics Team
  • Participates in design and development of Analytics solutions
  • Works with other architects, developers and data analysts to review requirements for optimal performance
  • Participates in on-going evolution, improvement, and automation of Analytics solutions
  • Provides on-going support of data warehouses and marts perform tuning, add new data and maintain hierarchies
  • Participates in testing of all data warehouse changes
  • Develop and maintain technical vision and roadmaps based on the key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Lead the development of capabilities in all facets from strategic to tactical implementation and from conception to post deployment
  • Ensure smooth ongoing operations of data platform with high availability while making continuous improvements
  • Help key users across the entire organization to understand and consume the data sets and platform for enhanced decision making and analytics
  • Advance the data architecture and platform and ensure adherence to key architectural tenets and best practices
  • Design and implement relational and dimensional models


  • Must have working experience with Amazon Web Services (S3, EC2, RedShift, Data Pipeline and Kinesis)
  • Extensive experience and understanding of SQL
  • Experienced in Redshift schema design, performance optimization, capacity planning
  • Experienced in monitoring and optimizing Redshift system performance A good understanding of Skew, Distribution, Sort Keys, Query plans and workload management.
  • Needs to have experience with various data structures, information management concepts in order to determine an appropriate implementation of end user needs.
  • Hands on experience with Redshift Copy commands, data types and back-up recovery
  • Machine Learning experience a plus
  • Hands on experience with Big Data/Hadoop/EMR/Spark
  • Working experience in Linux bash/shell/python scripting and automation
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Posted: 2020-03-15 Expires: 2020-04-13
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