Lead Data Engineer (Remote-LATAM)

Santiago - Chile

Full Time Contract
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Who we are:Loadsmart aims to move more with less. We combine great people and innovative technology to more efficiently move freight throughout North America. Our focus is on designing and building the best tools for our team and our customers, using machine learning models to connect freight with trucks. We automate with algorithms and scale with integrations to better match supply and demand. In doing this we reduce wasted fuel and lost time, cutting out empty miles for motor carriers and providing cost savings and instant booking for shippers.
Where we are:Loadsmart was founded in New York and is currently headquartered in Chicago, IL. Our teams operate remotely from different parts of the United States as well as in several locations across Latin America.
Who you are:You believe in game-changing innovations and are excited about reimaging a 700 billion dollar industry. You are an analytical person with a solid understanding of business and the impact that analysis plays in a company's growth.
The role:The person in this position will be expected to partner with leaders across different areas of the company and the Data Analysts to plan, design, build, and maintain the company's data architecture - which supports the data analysis across the entire company - and assure data governance, master data management, security, scalability, and ease of use.
The team:As a Lead Data Engineer you will be responsible for design and technical leadership; including defining technical roadmaps and ensuring solutions are delivered to standard. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform Data modeling (Data Warehouse, OLAP)
  • Create SQL (Ad-hocs queries)
  • Build and maintain ETL
  • Build and maintain Integrations
  • Maintain Data Integrity
  • Design and implement Data Automation (Exports, Pipeline) 
  • Design  and implement scalable processes
  • Technical Leadership: support the technical team to deliver appropriate and timely solutions.
  • Mentoring and support: mentor other team members, supporting their growth and development.
  • Collaboration: work closely with the Business Intelligence Manager and other key stakeholders to maintain a strong product direction.


  • Fluency in English (both written and spoken) and feel comfortable talking to native English speakers on a daily basis.
  • Ability to face internal stakeholders and implement initiatives with no (or little) supervision.
  • Stay up to date on new and coming data architecture technologies.
  • Minimum 5 years experience working with Data Warehousing, ETL and Advanced SQL.
  • Advanced skills in data processing and pipeline automation using Python.
  • Experience with dimensional modeling, data governance, master data management, security.
  • Experience with installation, administration and performance tuning of databases (OLTP, OLAP or No-SQL).
  • Experience modeling and developing OLAP cubes, metrics, etc in Power BI.
  • Skilled version control tools like Git and GitHub.
  • Advanced skills in Excel, Google Sheets or similar platforms.
  • Experience with AWS ecosystem (Redshift, S3, EC2, Data Pipelines).
  • Experience with Linux OS, Cron jobs.
We are an international company, so only accept resumes in English.At Loadsmart, we believe our biggest asset is our people. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, hiring and developing individuals from diverse backgrounds and experiences to add to our collaborative culture. Loadsmart treats all candidates and employees with respect and does not discriminate in our recruiting, hiring, and promoting processes, including on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, veteran status, or disability.
Job tags: AWS Business Intelligence Data Warehousing ETL Linux Machine Learning Power BI Python Redshift Security SQL
Job region(s): South America Remote/Anywhere
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