Lead Data Engineer



Figment is the world’s leading provider of blockchain infrastructure. We provide the most comprehensive staking solution including rewards optimization, rapid API development, rewards reporting, partner integrations, governance, and slashing...

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At Figment, our mission is to create an Internet that is truly decentralized where users can freely interact, share, collaborate, and exchange goods and services in a trustless environment. We offer staking, middleware, and application layer solutions for token holders and developers investing in and building on Web 3 technologies. Together, we can build a better Internet.

About this Role

“We are seeking a data engineer to help grow the figment data team.

The candidate should have a track record of delivering solutions in a collaborative team setting and have several years of demonstrated work experience designing, implementing and maintaining data solutions to support both internal and external use cases.

This is a full-time remote position, for candidates in North American time zones (+1/-1). If you enjoy complex data problems, building data platform solutions, and providing real business impact, then this role may be a good fit for you. Ideal candidates are comfortable working in an unstructured environment, dealing with uncertainty and ambiguity, minimal direction, and working across a range of projects.”

What you will be doing

  • Lead a team of data engineers through the full project life cycle: design, implementation, testing, production, enhancing, & maintaining.
  • Work with business units to coordinate defining requirements for the data team and project roadmap.
  • Provide hands-on guidance, leadership, mentorship and promote the career development of team members.
  • Lead regular retrospectives and planning sessions.
  • Provide input for the organization's data engineering goals.
  • Assess the effectiveness of the overall data platform and technology stack to balance performance with cost and engineering productivity.
  • Take part in the data engineering interview process

What you will bring to the team


  • Significant experience in data and/or software engineering along with project + people management.
  • Familiar with modern cloud data platforms and how to build, operate, maintain, and enhance them.
  • Results-oriented individual with a high EQ and attention to detail.
  • A management style that empowers and helps the team grow in their career goals
  • A collaborative approach to sharing ideas and finding solutions

What you could bring to the team (optional)


  • Experience with:
    • Our stack (AWS, Snowflake, Dagster, dbt, Fivetran, Monte Carlo)
    • Our tools (Terraform, GitHub, Jira, Slack, PageDuty)

About Figment

At Figment, our mission is to support the adoption, growth and long term success of the Web 3 ecosystem. This is Figment’s unique approach: we make it simple to build on the next generation of blockchain technology.

We provide enterprise grade node and staking infrastructure and developer tools while also actively participating in community & governance.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey 💰

Tags: AWS Blockchain Dagster Engineering FiveTran GitHub Jira Monte Carlo Snowflake Terraform Testing

Perks/benefits: Career development

Region: Remote/Anywhere
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