Get to know our Team:
Data Engineering runs the code, pipeline and infrastructure that extracts, processes and prepares every piece of data generated or consumed by Grab’s systems. We are a diverse team of software engineers that not only work to solve all kinds of data related problems faced by teams from all corners of Grab but we also act as a bridge that ties everyone together through data. As data in Grab never stops growing, this team also never stops, learning, innovating and expanding so that we can bring in or build the latest and best tools, technology to ensure the company’s continued success.
Get to know the Role:
If you are an engineer with experience with Big Data Infrastructure at scale, interested in running one of the biggest data platform in SouthEast Asia, processing petabytes of data on a day-to-day basis, this role is for you!
Designing, evaluating, and implementing framework and platform that can adequately handle the needs of a rapidly growing data driven company
Architecting and scaling data analytics infrastructure on multi-cloud environment; finding opportunities to improve and optimize the workloads, processes to ensure that performance levels can support continuous accurate, reliable and timely delivery of data products
Manage continuous uptime of Data Platform services by implementing High Availability tools and best practices
Manage the continuous testing and deployment of data pipelines, new data platform services and analytical reporting dashboards.
Manage and run highly critical production services who provide analytics capabilities to our various data users across the organization.
Spearhead the development of systems, architectures, and platforms that can scale to the 3 Vs of Big data (Volume, Velocity, Variety)
Partner data scientists and engineers by leading the movement cleaning and normalizing subsets of data of interest as preparatory step to prepare the rich data for deeper analysis on how to improve user experience for Grab customers around the region.
>5 years of hands-on experience, preferably in big data infrastructure
Experience in container management and orchestration tools like ECS, Kubernetes, and Mesos is a strong plus
A degree or higher in Computer Science, Electronics or Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Information Technology or other related technical disciplines
Proficiency in common big data toolsets like Hadoop, Spark, Kafka, Presto in a large scale environment
Well versed in setting up continuous integration and deployment for big data or other projects.
Real passion for data, new data technologies, and discovering new and interesting solutions to the company’s data needs
Highly proficient with Linux Systems Administration
Deep understanding on best engineering and big data practices – include handling and logging errors, monitoring the system, building human-fault-tolerant pipelines, understanding how to scale up, addressing continuous integration, knowledge of database administration, maintaining data cleaning and ensuring a deterministic pipeline
Get to know Grab:
Grab is more than just the leading ride-hailing and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia. We use data and technology to improve everything from transportation to payments and financial services across a region of more than 620 million people. We work with governments, drivers, passengers, merchants, and the community, to solve critical problems in Southeast Asia.
Grab began as a taxi-hailing app in 2012, but we have since extended our product platform to include GrabCar, GrabShare, GrabBike, GrabHitch, GrabExpress, GrabFood, GrabCoach, GrabShuttle, GrabCycle. We recently launched our fintech platform – GrabFinancial, which consists of payments, lending and insurance. Our latest addition is GrabVentures, an in-house incubation platform. We are focused on pioneering new commuting and payment alternatives for drivers and passengers with an emphasis on convenience, safety, and reliability. Currently, we offer services in 8 countries. Our R&D offices are in Singapore, Seattle, Beijing, Bangalore, Jakarta and Vietnam. We aspire to unlock the true potential of Southeast Asia and look for like-minded individuals to join us on this ride.
If you share our vision of driving South East Asia forward, apply to join our team today.